Police rescue abducted Benue Varsity lecturer


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The Police Command in Benue on Thursday rescued Dr Godwin Kwanga of Geography Department, Benue State University, who was kidnapped on Tuesday in Makurdi.

This is contained in a statement by the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Sewuese Anene, and made available to newsmen in Makurdi.

According to the statement, Kwanga was kidnapped at about 11:30 p.m. on the way from his business premises located on George Akume way to his house at Gaadi Layout.

“As soon as we received information about the incident, Police operatives were deployed to commence investigation, and a Toyota Highlander belonging to the victim was recovered on the same day.

“On Sept. 2, we got information that the victim was held hostage at Tse-Anjov village, Welfare quarters, Makurdi.

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Source: Vanguard Newspaper