Reports have it that the President of the Igueben Area Customary Court, Mrs. Precious Aigbonoga, was Kidnapped on her way to court, around Ugoneki, Igueben Local Government Area, Edo state.
This information was released on Monday by the Nigerian Bar Association, Publicity
Secretary, Festus Usiobaifo in a statement.
According to the statement, Mrs. Precious Aigbonoga who is the wife of Mr. Afebu
Aigbonoga was abducted by Kidnappers on her way to work. The NBA is working
closely with the police to see that she is rescued alive without hurting. He further solicited prayers for her safe return.
The statement read, “The President of Igueben Area Customary Court, Mrs. Precious
Aigbonoga, was kidnapped on Monday morning around Ugoneki area, on her way to court in Igueben Local Government Area, Edo State.
“She is the wife of our colleague, Mr. Afebu Aigbonoga, the Peoples Democratic Party candidate, Etsako West Constituency 1.
“The Chairman of the Lion Bar, Chief Nosa Edo-Osagie, is deeply saddened by this
news and condemns, in strong terms, the worrisome insensitivity of these bandits in
kidnapping Mrs. Precious Aigbonoga; an easygoing, gentle, and hardworking judicial officer.
“The executive of the NBA is in close touch with the Commissioner of Police,
Mohammed Dankwara. By the grace of God Almighty, His Honour shall be rescued
unhurt, and the bandits brought to book, Amen.
“Let us keep His Honour in our prayers, please,” the statement added.
This is coming two days after the Igueben train attack where 32 persons were
Kidnapped, still, in the same Igueben His Honour was Kidnapped today. As regards the Igueben train attack, the police have been able to apprehend a suspect who they are using to track the hideouts of the remaining Kidnappers.
Edo citizens have been in utmost shock after the train attack, it is quite appalling that such acts are still carried out with just some days to the Presidential Elections.
The recent kidnapping cases are alarming, all over the country there isn’t any place in Nigeria that isn’t plagued with kidnapping issues, Nigerian abroad are even scared to return home due to these evil reports that stem from Nigeria every single day.
It is believed that any person taking over power after the February 25th Elections, has to pay particular attention to Security