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Fulani herdsmen demand N5m for abducted Delta varsity staff

22 April 2016, 15:05

Delta - Suspected Fulani herdsmen have demanded a N5 million ransom for the release of the abducted non-academic staff of the Delta State University, Abraka, John Ogeleke.

Ogeleke, was kidnapped on Thursday at Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Delta State by the Fulani herdsmen.

Also read: Soldiers reveal arrest of 92 Fulani herdsmen in Abuja

Ogeleke was said to be heading towards Ogume from Kwale in his Nissan Pathfinder jeep when he was abducted at gun point according to the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Celestina Kalu.

Kalu said the Police in the Kwale division, vigilante team members, men of Dragon 25 police patrol team and reinforcement from nearby divisions were already searching the vast bush.

Source: Vanguard

- News 24


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