Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have reportedly kidnapped Madam Angelina Atiku, mother of a bank manager, Piliip Atiku, in Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State.
The Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Onome Onovwakpoyeya, confirmed the incident to The PUNCH on Tuesday.
It was learnt that the 65-year-old mother of the bank manager was reportedly kidnapped at her Oguname-Olomu residence in Ughelli on Sunday about 8 pm.
When contacted Onovwakpoyeya said, “Yes, it is confirmed.”
The state Commissioner of Police, Hafiz Mohammed Inuwu, also confirmed the incident when contacted.
“The police is aware of the matter. I heard about it and we are doing something to ensure that she is rescued soonest,” he added.