Gunmen Kidnap APC Chieftain From His Farm In Cross River State. According to reports, a Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Cross River State, Mr. Dominic Aqua Edem has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
DAILY POST gathered that the abduction of Mr. Edem on Thursday evening at his farm was the second time. Mr. Edem, a lawyer, was a two-time member of the Cross Rivet State House of Assembly representing Bakassi State Constituency.
Also, he was a member representing Cross River on the board of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC.
According to an eyewitness who preferred anonymity said “Yes, he was kidnapped in his village at Ifiang, in Bakassi local government area”.
But another source Mr. Obun Ekanem, the victim’s aide said “It happened when he went to inspect his farm. Following the rainfall of Tuesday, he went to inspect crops in his farm when he was abducted”.
He also informed that the criminals are yet to make any contact with the victim’s family.
However, confirming the story, the Deputy Police Public Relations Officer, Igri Ewa said the Police was making effort to rescue him.