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Gunmen abduct Okonjo-Iweala’s mother

10 December 2012, 10:02

Delta - The 83-year-old mother of the Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen, Punch reports.

She was said to have been kidnapped on Sunday from the palace of the traditional ruler of Ogwashi-Uku, Aniocha South LG, Delta State, Chukwuka Okonjo, who is also her husband.

The octogenerian was abducted at about 1.47 pm by a gang of armed men who seized her at the gate of the palace.

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