Mother of a manager in one of Nigeria’s top commercial banks was reportedly kidnapped Sunday evening, from her Oguname-Olomu residence in Ughelli South council area of Delta state.
It was gathered that the victim, Madam Angelina Atiku was kidnapped at about 8 pm.
She is 65 years old.
Although details surrounding the incident were sketchy as at the time of filing this report, a source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, claimed the operation was swiftly carried out by a gang of four.
”The gunmen numbering four forced her into their vehicle and sped off in an operation that lasted less than five minutes,” the source said.
A family source further disclosed that “as at Monday morning, the hoodlums were yet to establish contact with the family.”
Meanwhile, the state commissioner of police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa has confirmed the incident.
He said, “the police are aware of the matter and we are doing something towards ensuring that she is rescued soonest”.