By ONYEKACHUKWU MELUWA, Warri
Reports reaching Tracereporter say that gun men suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have kidnapped an eighty year old retired Superintendent of Police and former Divisional Police Officer, Igarra Chief James Omafuaire and his Wife, Mrs. Victoria and a customer at his Ikpedhi Quarry Site in Auchi,Edo State after collecting the sum of two hundred thousand naira from them.
Chief James Omafuaire is an elder brother to Vanguard Newspaper Senior Photo-Journalist, Akpokona Omafuaire in Warri.
The Octogenarian’s daughter, Christy Omafuaire Atie Confirmed the report to Our Warri, Delta State Correspondent.
” My father was supervising his workers at his quarry site in Ikpeshi
near Auchi when the Fulani herdsmen with guns kidnapped him, his wife and a customer.”
“They collected N200,000 from the customer and released his wife but they took both of them inside the bush.”
“They have not contacted us. We call on the Edo State Governor to do everything to release my father. We beg the kidnappers to release him unhurt.