A resident of Ndemili group in Ndokwa West Native Authorities Space of Delta State, Festus Nwaomucha, has narrated how a kidnapping gang, which included a 70-12 months-previous lady, bought his 5-yr-previous niece for N500,000
Based on Nwaomucha, plenty of youngsters had been going lacking in the neighborhood over time however on September 24, his niece, Glory Oyibo, was snatched proper from the household compound in Ndemili, throwing the household right into a panic over what may need occurred to the little woman.
He stated for over two weeks, the household made a number of efforts to find the kid however they acquired a break on November thirteen, when information filtered in that two kidnappers had been caught in Issele-Uku, a suburb of Asaba, with two kids of their autos.
We learnt that when the 2 suspects – Emmanuel Udagwu, a resident of Agbor Alidinma and Celestina Enebeli from Ulogwe Isumpe – have been arrested by the police, they confessed to have been concerned in some earlier kidnapping of kids from Ndemili and surrounding communities.
Nwaomucha mentioned the 2 communities the suspects come from, share boundaries with Ndemili. They confessed kidnapping about 9 youngsters to date in all the localities.
“Once they kidnapped youngsters, they transported their victims to Asaba, the place a 70-12 months-outdated-girl obtained the victims for onward ferry to different locations on the market,” he stated.
The septuagenarian, who has since been arrested has reportedly made statements in regards to the shoppers he bought the kids to.
“The previous lady confessed that she had offered my little niece together with one other sufferer, a boy, for N500,000 to some folks within the East. She offered them by way of one other man in Asaba. The person outsmarted us throughout arrest, abandoning his taxi color automotive,” he mentioned.
The police have stated efforts are nonetheless ongoing to recuperate Glory and different stolen victims from wherever the gang bought them to.
“I wish to thank all those that have been standing by my household via prayers, which have paid off. We’re nonetheless praying for Glory to be alive in captivity in order that she may be present in good well being and reunited together with her dad and mom and different siblings, who haven’t stopped crying day and evening since she was kidnapped,” Nwaomucha mentioned.
The police have stated they’re working to make sure that different members of the gang had been rounded up whereas the identities of lacking youngsters can be decided to impact their restoration from the place they’re offered to.
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