The Police Command in Enugu on Monday July second rescued the abducted father of Super Eagles skipper, Mikel Obi.
Representative for the State Police Command, who affirmed the incident in an announcement, Ebere Amaraizu, said Pa Michael Obi and his driver, Ishaya John, were abducted last Friday along Makurdi – Enugu Road.
“The Enugu State Command of the Nigeria Police Force through its agents of the 9thmile Division on Monday at 2:30 p.m. rescued Pa Michael Obi and his driver one Ishaya John safe in Egede udi timberland of Enugu State along old Egede Affa Road in Enugu,” the announcement read.
“They were rescue safe and sound, Pa Michael Obi and the driver have rejoined their family. It was assembled that Pa Obi was purportedly kidnapped along Makurdi – Enugu street toward the evening of 29/6/18 on his way from Jos in his dark shaded Toyota exculpate jeep with enrollment number MUS 604CG and taken to obscure goal through the thick backwoods part of the zone.
“It was additionally said that the abductors began calling to request a payoff of N10 million,following the agents smart moves based on knowledge gathered swooped on them where a firearm duel resulted. This constrained the criminals to forsake their victims inside the backwoods and they were speedily rescued.”