Friday, 30 September 2016

BREAKING! Heavily Armed Men Kidnap Wife of Nigeria's Central Bank Governor; Demand N1.5bn Ransom

Bands of heavily armed kidnappers yesterday, Thursday, 29th September 2016, reportedly abducted Mrs. Margaret Emefiele, the wife of Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele. It was also learnt that her abductors contacted the family and demanded N1.5 billion naira as ransom.

A source close to Mr. Emefiele told our correspondent that Mrs. Emefiele was kidnapped along the Benin-Agbor Road. Our source disclosed that the kidnappers have made contact with their victim’s husband, adding that they were demanding a huge sum in ransom. 

Mrs. Emefiele’s kidnap represents one of the most high-profile kidnap cases in 2016. 

More details to follow... 

Called from: SaharaReporters