In Cross River: Woman kidnapped as gunmen target broadcasters

The head, monitoring unit of the Cross River Broadcasting Corporation (CRBC), radio and television services, Mrs Glory Otu has been kidnapped.

According to findings by Dailypost, Mrs Otu was kidnapped on Monday by 9 pm in her resident at Njahasant, in Calabar Municipal local government area of the state.

An eyewitness who pleaded anonymity said no one went to the rescue of the victim even though she shouted for help.

When Dailypost correspondent visited the corporation (CRBC) on Wednesday, the workers were seen speaking in low tones lamenting the situation. They regretted that Journalists and broadcasters are now the targets of kidnap.

The workers recalled that about a year ago, a colleague of theirs, Peter Etim, was kidnapped, with no trace of him till date

When Dailypost contacted the General Manager, Mr Eniang Ndem via phone on Wednesday, he lamented the action of the kidnappers saying it was one kidnap too many.

When Dailypost reporter called on the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) via her phone, she confirmed the incident saying that her outfit was working on ways of getting the victim release.
Most News articles reported on LOCAL AFRICAN REALITY are a reflection of what is published in the media. LOCAL AFRICAN REALITY is not in a position to verify the accuracy of daily news articles, however, we ensure that only news articles from credible sources are reflected in this service. Independent opinions which are mailed to us may also be published from time to time at our discretion, however the sources for these independent articles will be clearly stated.

Share your story with us: SMS: +23409067561649, Whatsapp: +2349067561649, Email: localafricanreality@gmail.com or qubesentertainmentmagazine@yahoo.com
Receive Alerts on: Whatsapp: +2349067561649, Twitter: @localafricanr