A popular native doctor has been reportedly abducted by gunmen in Oba, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
The victim, known as “Akwa Okuko Tiwaraki” was said to have been kidnapped Sunday night from his hotel room while two of his personal aides were shot dead.
The man, said to be among the strongest as well as the richest witch doctor in the state was abducted effortlessly by the gunmen.
A source close to the family said, “Akwa Okuko Tiwaraki na Oba has been Kidnapped last night in his Triple P Hotel.
“Two of his securities men were shot dead. Where is Nwa Ocha and Odeshi? This is someone people flock his Oba mansion for anti-bullet charms and other money rituals.”
Police spokesperson, Tochukwu Ikenga confirmed the incident, saying Commissioner of Police, Aderemi Adeoye had launched manhunt for his abductors.
“The incident happened around 11:30pm last night.
“CP Aderemi Adeoye has ordered that operatives go after his abductors and ensure his release.”