Just In: Gov. Soludo discovers kidnapped Aguata Lawmaker’s head, body missing
Soludo is currently in a mournful situation as he discovered the beheaded head of his kidnapped lawmaker.
The Governor of Anambra State, Prof. Charles Soludo and the entire people of Aguata State Constituency, Anambra state have been thrown into a state of melancholy, as the head of their Kidnapped Lawmaker, Hon. Okechukwu Okoye was discovered today.
Hon. Okoye was the member representing prof. Soludo’s constituency in up until he was kidnapped last week.
Reportedly, the former Legislator’s head was spotted on Saturday, at Nnobi in Idemili South local government area of the Anambra.
Okoye and one other person were kidnapped at Aguata, abandoning his Toyota Sienna car.
Meanwhile, Okoye’s beheaded body was said to have been taken away by the killers as only his head could be found.
The police later recovered the car and said that they had deployed operatives to rescue the lawmaker and begun manhunt to track the kidnappers.
While presenting the state’s revised budget to the state lawmakers on Friday, Governor Soludo informed them that their colleague who was representing him in the House of Assembly was still in the kidnapper’s den.
”I regret that one of you, the member representing the good people of Aguata II constituency in the House of Assembly (my own representative) – Hon. Okechukwu Okoye, is still in the custody of the kidnappers.
“The security agencies are working very hard and round the clock to secure his freedom. God is on the throne and Anambra will win. Let me leave it at that”, the governor said at the House of Assembly.
But the state Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Mr. Tochukwu Ikenga told Vanguard on Saturday night that Okoye had been killed.
“His head was found along Nnobi road today (Saturday). There is no suspect in custody yet,” the PPRO said.