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IYC president's brother kidnapped in Bayelsa

08 June 2015, 18:21

Bayelsa - The brother of President of the Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide, Udens Eradiri has been kidnapped by gunmen in Bayelsa State, Punch reported.

The man is said to have been kidnapped over the weekend when the suspects approached him with a tricycle and was taken to an unknown place.

Also read: Unknown gunmen kidnap Sen. Joshua Dariye's father

The men have gotten into contact with the kidnapped man and have asked for N20 million in ransom.

The family have however have stated that they would be not paying any ransom for the release of their relative.

The matter has been reported to police and they continue with investigations.

For more on this story visit Punch


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