Gunmen abduct Bayelsa monarch’s wife, school principal
Mr Majesty Inegbagha, a member of the monarch’s family, who confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria in Yenagoa on Tuesday, said that the incident took place on Dec. 16.
According to him, the second victim of the abduction, Jack, hails from Ekeremor Local Government Area of the state.
Speaking at his palace on return from his trip, the Paramount Ruler, Righteous Inegbagha, appealed to the state government and security agencies to ensure his wife and the Principal were unconditionally released.
He also appealed to the kidnappers to set his wife free and prayed for her safe return.
The monarch said that from witnesses, the gunmen who numbered more than seven, came with a twin engine speed boat, three were armed with AK 47 rifles, while others carried machetes and other dangerous weapons.