The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Federal Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Dr Emeka Ogah and one of his administrative officers.
The state Commissioner of Police, Titus Lamorde said the incident occurred on Thursday in Kogi state.
The incident he said, occurred around Ajaokuta while the director was returning to the state from Abuja where they went to a meeting.
He said the driver of the vehicle was shot while the CMD and his administrative officer were abducted in the process.
Lamorde said security operatives in both states are already putting immediate measures in place to rescue the victims alive and arrest the culprits as soon as possible.
He appealed to the public to furnish security operatives with meaningful information that will help on the matter