Police Arrest Abductors of 2 Anambra Pupils

Mohammed Adamu, Inspector General of Police. Photo: Daily Post
Mohammed Adamu, Inspector General of Police. Photo: Daily Post

Two Anambra pupils abducted from their school in Obosi, Idemili Local Government Area Of the state, were on Sunday, located in a hotel in Onitsha.


Reports reveled that the pupils were siblings of the same parent. They were kidnapped from their school on Monday last week during break period.


Some men arrived in the school around the break period at about 11:45am and took away the pupils. They were lured with biscuits and drink,” a source stated.


Haruna Mohammed, Anambra Police Public Relations Officer, who confirmed the incident, said the siblings were rescued from their abductors in good condition.


According to the PPRO, the names of the suspected abductors are Maduako Chukwuka and Michael Chukwuebuka, adding that they were arrested in Nkpor in the North LGA of the state.


“Following intelligence report, police detectives attached to the Isiowulu Division arrested one Maduakp Chukwuka, male, aged 23, and Michael Chukwuebuka, also ,male and aged 22, both of the Anglican Lane, Nkpor in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.


“The suspects abducted two kids, Chinezerem Nkwoemezie, 10 and Nzube Nkwoemezie, 8, both male and of same parents and address from their school at Odume, Obosi, and hid them in an isolated hotel in Onitsha.

“The police detectives traced the hotel, rescued the victims unhurt and arrested the hoodlums,” the PPRO stated.


Muhammad said the case was being investigated after which the suspects would be arraigned in court.

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