A 58-year-old traditional ruler in Esuk Atu village in Calabar Municipal Council of Cross River State, Etubom Nto Okon Etim, has been kidnapped.
DAILY POST gathered that the victim was kidnapped on Friday and on Sunday; the abductors reached out to the family and demanded for N5m ransom.
An eyewitness, Chief Okon Etim said that the kidnap of Etubom was the fourth in the last four months and that he was kidnapped in the night between 11pm and 12 midnight on Friday.
“The abductors have called on Sunday, demanding for N5m. Within a period of 4 months, the youth leader’s wife who sells meat was kidnapped and a ransom of N700, 000 was paid before she was released.
“The kidnappers came and carted away two cows. Another person who work at the University of Calabar (Unical) was also…