Gunmen Kidnap Accord Rivers Assembly Candidate

Chukwudi Ogbonna, the Accord Party candidate for the Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area Constituency 2 in the Rivers State House of Assembly has been abducted.

Mr. Ogbonna was reportedly kidnaped while driving in his car at Rumuigbo, near Port Harcourt on Monday night when the gunmen forced him to stop and whisked him away with his car.

The candidate’s cousin, Ifeaka Nwakiri confirmed the incident to The PUNCH's correspondent on Tuesday morning,.

“They took him with his Mercedes car. We have reported the matter at the Kala Police station,”  Nwakiri said.