A Catholic priest, Rev Fr Marcel Izuchukwu Onyeocha, has been kidnapped by some unknown gunmen in Imo State.
The priest, who is a Professor of Philosophy at Imo State University, Owerri, was kidnapped on Saturday night in the Okigwe axis of the Enugu-Port Harcourt expressway.
VANTAGE NEWS learnt that Onyeocha was on his way to Owerri from Enugu when he was kidnapped by the gunmen at the Ihube axis of the expressway.
As at the time of filing this report, the kidnappers are yet to contact anyone after the kidnap.
Onyeocha hails from Avuru in the Ikeduru Local Government Area of Imo State.