The traditional ruler of Umueze Nguru autonomous community in the Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State, Eze Charles Iroegbu, his cabinet chiefs and palace guards regained freedom from kidnappers’ den.
A source in the palace said that the entire community was jubilating over the safe return of “His Royal Majesty, the cabinet chiefs and the two palace guards, The PUNCH reports.
The source said, “Go and tell it to the whole world, my king, our king, the symbol of authority in our kingdom has been released. His cabinet chiefs and two palace guards who were kidnapped with him on Wednesday were also freed by the kidnappers. They returned to the kingdom this morning.”
It was gathered that the kidnap incident was not reported at any police formation in the state.
WITHIN NIGERIA recall the respected monarch, Eze Charles Iroegbu, who is the owner and Chief Executive Officer of All States Mass Transit, and his cabinet chiefs were kidnapped on Wednesday night after attending a traditional wedding in Mbano.