Local hunters and vigilantes have rescued a popular cleric, Mike Ochigbo alongside with three others who were abducted on 24th May 2023.
Ochigbo, who is the General Overseer of Freedom Power Chapel, was forced at gunpoint out of his home in the wee hours, of Wednesday, from his residence located in Nyibango.
Information available indicates that the abductors refused to release one of the victim identified as John Moses, until the ransom for Rev. Mike is delivered alongside.
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The hunters association subsequently tracked down the kidnappers and launched an operation on 26th May at about 0200hrs. Two of the kidnappers were arrested and one neutralized while others escaped with varying degrees of injuries. One AK-47 riffle with twenty five rounds of live ammunition were recovered
The Cleric alongside with three other victims were rescued unharmed and are currently receiving medical attention.