The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of the Fugar Police Division, CSP Ibrahim Aliyu Ishaq, was kidnapped on the Ise River alongside the previous Auchi – Ekperi-Agenebode highway in Edo state.
It grew to become recognized that the abductors had contacted the policeman’s household to pay a ransom.
CSP Ishaq had beforehand served as a DPO within the Dakata Police Division in Kano state a number of years in the past.
In response to Vanguard, the police chief was discovered to be out together with his orderly on Friday night time once they have been attacked by the abductors.
A supply near the police stated: “He got here to Fugar from Agenebode and got here via Ekperi Highway and so they have been attacked. He was kidnapped, however his caretaker escaped and the abductors contacted this morning and demanded N 50 million. The incident befell on Friday round 6.30 p.m. “
On the time of submitting this report, the Edo State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) had but to answer a textual content message despatched to him.
But it surely was discovered that the police commissioner, Philip Ogbadu. had ordered the instant deployment of males from the Anti-Kidnapping and Cyber Crime unit, males from the Tactical and Srike groups of the State Police Command to march into the world to rescue the DSB unhurt.