Abducted NTA Manager Regains Freedom

IGP Adamu


The Assistant Manager, News and Current Affairs of Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) Channel 6 Aba, Abia State, Mrs. Chinyere Okoye who was kidnapped on Wednesday has reportedly regained her freedom.

Mrs. Okoye was kidnapped on Wednesday night after close of work in front of her compound near Obikabia junction and was taken to an unknown destination.

The kidnappers were said to have driven her away in her own car.

Mrs. Okoye was been released on Friday after operatives of the State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) and other police tactical units of Abia State Command of Nigeria Police Force (NPF) stormed the kidnappers den.

A source disclosed that Mrs. Okoye, after her release was taken to the SARS facility in Aba, where she was later joined by her family members and friends.

According to the source, the police team acting on information stormed a compound in Mgboko, Obete in Obingwa Local Government Area of the state and cordoned off the area.

The victim was a staff of the Enugu NTA Zonal Office before she was recently transferred to Aba.