Politics Nigeria has gotten credible information on the series of events that occurred in the capture of an alleged kidnapper this morning in Otukpo, Benue state.
The arrested kidnapper is a native of Ochobo in Ohimini and goes by the name ‘Oche’.He was captured at St. mary primary school,Otukpo. He claims that he had problem with his mum in the village and decided to relocate to Otukpo. According to him, since coming to Otukpo last week, he has been sleeping outside because he has no relative to stay with.
“I am not a kidnapper. I had problem with my mother in the village so I got angry and came here to stay but I been sleeping outside since because I have nobody here. Today, I met a man who gave me N50 after complained to him that I was hungry. After getting something to eat I decided to come here (St. Mary Primary School) and rest before the children came here.I approached one of them to help me with money before the teachers came and said I was a kidnapper,”
Oche was held by a teacher and locked in one of the offices but he broke the ceiling and fled. local vigilantes passing by chased and caught him. He has since been handed over to the NSCDC.