Makurdi - The Benue Police Command said a
Radio Journalist, Mrs Iyuadoo Tor-Agbidye, had been kidnapped on Friday in her
house in Makurdi.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the kidnapped
journalist is married to Mr Achim Tor-Agbidye, a Zonal Manager with First City
Monument Bank (FCMB), Makurdi.
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Bashir Makama, confirmed the
incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Makurdi.
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Makama said the police had already swung into action by
setting up a network for the arrest of the suspects and appealed to the public
to volunteer information that would lead to their arrests.
“We have already visited the site; we are constructing our
narrative with the purpose of narrowing down possible suspects before effecting
“The police cannot provide security for each person so, what
we do is to improve the general security of the people by taking proactive
steps to curb crime in the state,” he said.