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Gunmen Abduct Benue Commissioner, Ekpe Ogbu

Ekpe Ogbu

Gunmen Abduct Benue Commissioner, Ekpe Ogbu

Ekpe Ogbu, the Benue Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development has been abducted.

He was abducted at the notorious Adankari Junction along the Otukpo-Ado Road on Sunday

The Commissioner was allegedly abducted alongside Honourable Agbo Ode, one of his in-laws and the driver at the junction which has become a black spot for kidnapping.

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Ogbu was said to be returning from a Church programme, where Senator Abba Moro, representing Benue South Senatorial district, dedicated his newly inaugurated Campaign Council to God at St. Augustine Catholic Church, Otukpo.

He was on his way back to his village in NDEKMA, Utonkon District of Ado LGA after the Church programme when he was abducted.

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His official vehicle had since been recovered from the scene and taken to the Divisional Police office in Otukpo.

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