Mrs. Margaret Emefiele, the wife of the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has been kidnapped alongside three women and a male driver by the unknown on Thursday, September 29, along the Benin-Agbor Road when they were travelling to Agbor, Delta State, where she hails from.
The kidnappers are demanding N100m as ransom after taking their victims to an unknown location.
Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has deployed helicopters, flooded the area with hundreds of police operatives and sniffer dogs in a move to put pressure on the kidnappers, along the Benin-Agbor Road, where the incident happened
A senior police officer said,
“We received information on Thursday that the CBN governor’s wife was abducted alongside three women and a male driver. They were on their way to Agbor, Delta State, where she hails from.
“We have deployed policemen, helicopters and sniffer dogs and we will arrest the suspects very soon.”