Ogbu Sunday, Abakaliki
The youth leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Afikpo South Local Government of Ebonyi State has allegedly pointed accusing finger to the council boss, Barr. Eni-Uduma Chima of masterminding the kidnap of his sister, Miss Ijeoma Chima.
Unityt Times gathered that the alleged kidnap of Miss Chima happened on 25th October, 2018 at Onueke in Ezza South local government area of the state.
Comrade Kalu, who serve as the youth coordinator for Afikpo South LGA for President Muhammadu Buhari/Prof. Osinbajo reelection bid, also noted that four of his members have been attacked respectively in different locations by PDP youth in Ekoli- Edda.
He also pointed accusing finger to the council chairman , Barr. Eni-Uduma Chima of sponsoring the hoodlums, called the state Police command, Mr. Musa Kimo to expedite action over the release of her sister unharm.
Comrade Kalu who is also the coordinator for APC governorship candidate, Sen. Sonni Ogbuoji for the February 2019 election made this known to Journalists on Wednesday in Abakaliki.
His words: “there is no other person that is behind this gang except the council chairman, we are no longer safe because of their consistent attack on my members in Ekoli-edda.
“The recent is the kidnap of my sister at Onueke in Ezza South LGA on 25th Oct.2018. i have reported the matter to the police but my sister is yet to regain her freedom, I have search for her but she nowhere to be found.
“Also, Hon. Ukanna Ete-Uka and Okoson Ibiam were on 4 October, 2018 attacked in different locations by the PDP youth gang in Ekoli-Edda.
“Therefore we are calling on the state commissioner of police, Mr. .Musa Kimo to expedite action and bring back my sister unharmed from this gang.
“I am also calling on the CP to bring all those elements involve in this crime to book. We are aware that this is political period and is our right to belong to any political party of choice order than PDP”, he pleaded.
But, when contacted, Barr. Chima described the allegations as strange as fiction.
“The allegation is as strange as fiction and its funny because from inquiring he doesn’t have sister let alone been kidnapped. So the issue of car snatching and kidnapping is not the matter.
“The matter is that Sen. Sonni Ogbuoji want me out of his way to win votes in Edda land in 2019”, he said.
Our correspondent gathered that six among the suspects have been apprehended and charged to court while Hon. Chima has been invited by the police over the allegations.