Anambra Police Rescue 15 Abducted Corps Members

Anambra State Police Operatives, by 11:15am on Tuesday, responding to a distress call along Isseke, Ihiala road, rescued unhurt fifteen abducted Corps members from NYSC Orientation Camp Eziama-Obaire, Nkwerre, LGA, Imo State.

Information revealed that the Corps members just finished their three weeks of orientation programs and were en route to Lagos before their vehicle was intercepted at Total junction Ihiala, by unidentified armed men in unmarked white Toyota Hilux.

This was disclosed in a statement issued by the command and made available to newsmen 9n Wednesday.

The statement read in part, “Their vehicle was diverted to Isseke, Ihiala-Orlu expressway where the gunmen kept them hostage. The armed men noticed they are being followed by Police Operatives abandoned the Corpers and zoomed off with the Toyota Hiace bus with Reg Nos: EPE 353 YE conveying the Corpers.

“Meanwhile, the Corps members were debriefed by police operatives and necessary arrangements have been perfected to convey them back to their destinations.”

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