A group of heavily armed kidnappers yesterday abducted Margaret Emefiele, the wife of Nigeria’s Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, Sahara reporters is reporting.
A source close to Mr. Emefiele who pleaded anonymity said that Mrs. Emefiele was kidnapped along the Benin-Agbor Road.
The source added 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.
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