Father of former Imo State Deputy Governor, Eze Henry Madumere, has been abducted.
The 89-year-old, who is the traditional ruler of Ezi – Mbieri Autonomous Community in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the state, was whisked away on Friday morning around Iho Community in Ikeduru Local Government Area of the state.
According to eyewitnesses, the kidnappers ambushed the monarch on his way to a funeral, whisking him away to an unknown destination after shooting indiscriminately.
His son, Prince Eze Madumere, confirmed the incident and disclosed that his father’s abductors have contacted the family.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Michael Abattam, confirmed the incident and assured that measures has been put in place to arrest the culprits.
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