Gunmen kidnap PUNCH journalist in Abuja

February 4, 2021
32 Views

Gunmen kidnap PUNCH journalist in Abuja

/* custom css */
.tdi_75_860.td-a-rec{ text-align: center; }.tdi_75_860 .td-element-style{ z-index: -1; }.tdi_75_860.td-a-rec-img{ text-align: left; }.tdi_75_860.td-a-rec-img img{ margin: 0 auto 0 0; }@media (max-width: 767px) { .tdi_75_860.td-a-rec-img { text-align: center; } }
Advertisement  nnpc-may-2020

A correspondent with The PUNCH Newspaper, Okechukwu Nnodim has been reported kidnapped by gunmen at his residence in Abuja.

Sources close to Nnodim’s family who confirmed the incident on Thursday, say thehe four-man gang gained access to his residence by scaling his fence after firing several gunshots in the air.

Nnodim had just rounded up a prayer devotion with his family and was about retiring for the day when the assailants broke into the house through the window.

After gaining access to his house, the gunmen demanded money before he was whisked away.

/* custom css */
.tdi_74_d66.td-a-rec{ text-align: center; }.tdi_74_d66 .td-element-style{ z-index: -1; }.tdi_74_d66.td-a-rec-img{ text-align: left; }.tdi_74_d66.td-a-rec-img img{ margin: 0 auto 0 0; }@media (max-width: 767px) { .tdi_74_d66.td-a-rec-img { text-align: center; } }
Advertisement  E-banking-1456x180-1.jpg

He was reportedly taken away with his neighbour’s child at his house in Kubwa, a suburb in the Federal Capital Territory at about 11 pm on Wednesday.
Nnodim covers the business beat for The PUNCH in the FCT.

/* custom css */
.tdi_76_c56.td-a-rec{ text-align: center; }.tdi_76_c56 .td-element-style{ z-index: -1; }.tdi_76_c56.td-a-rec-img{ text-align: left; }.tdi_76_c56.td-a-rec-img img{ margin: 0 auto 0 0; }@media (max-width: 767px) { .tdi_76_c56.td-a-rec-img { text-align: center; } }
 Firstmonie-Wallet-Campaign-Direction-External-A-03-11-2020-Partner-Site-600x90-1

Previous article12 killed, many injured in Irigwe farmer/herders clashes

You may be interested

Bandits killed 300, abducted 200 in Niger State within two weeks, says…
News
1 views
News
1 views

Bandits killed 300, abducted 200 in Niger State within two weeks, says…

Webby - January 19, 2022

Three hundred people have been killed in more than 50 attacks by terrorists across communities in Niger State in the…

Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, says Buhari never directed fuel subsidy removal
News
2 views
News
2 views

Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, says Buhari never directed fuel subsidy removal

Webby - January 19, 2022

The Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has not directed anyone in his administration to implement…

News
2 views

Buhari departs for Banjul today

Webby - January 19, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja today for Banjul, Republic of The Gambia, to attend the inauguration of Gambian President,…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.