decompossed bodies of three Uniport students abducted and killed by a kidnap
gang, have been recovered from a shallow grave in Etoo, Eleme Local Government
area of Rivers state.
Anti-Cultism Unit of Rivers State police command also arrested members of a
kidnap gang who abducted and killed the students.
gathered that the undergraduates, Joy Adoki, Nelson Nwafor and Fortune Obimba
were kidnapped on April 7, 2020.
suspects, Friday Akpan, who spoke to newsmen, said they abducted the victims on
the order of one Bright, who told them that the victims betrayed him after
money was paid into the account of one of them.
suspect confessed that they killed and buried the three undergraduates after
raping the female among them, Joy Adoki.
newsmen, the spokesperson for Rivers State Police Command, Nnamdi Omoni, a
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), disclosed that the Anti-Cultism Unit led
by its commander, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Collins Shadar, swung
into action after a case of kidnap of the three undergraduates was reported to
that following discreet investigation by the unit led by CSP Shadar, the
suspects were arrested and one of them led the police to the place where the
undergraduates were killed and buried.
stated that an AK 47 rifle, pistol, three magazines, 72 rounds of live ammunition
were recovered from the suspects.