Doctor’s Wife, Child Kidnapped In Enugu


The Police in Enugu State have confirmed the abduction of the wife and child of Andrew Ochinanwata, a medical doctor, working with University Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu.

The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Ebere Amarizu, said the incident occurred on Sunday.

He told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday, that some unidentified people at the gate kidnapped her with the child when she was attempting to enter her compound.

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Amarizu said the abductors moved their victims to an unknown destination.

He said the police were not relenting in their efforts to rescue the victims.

Meanwhile, the Public Relations Officer of UNTH, Mr C.Y. Keleze, said that doctors at the hospital were perturbed by the incident and had embarked on prayers for the release of the woman and her child.

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