Wife of CBN Governor reportedly kidnapped

Chidi Samuel

Sahara reporters is reporting that the wife of the central bank Governor Mrs Godwin Emefiele was yesterday reportedly kidnapped by a group of heavily armed kidnappers yesterday abducted Margaret Emefiele.

The Newspaper claims that a source close to the CBN Governor informed them that Mrs. Emefiele was kidnapped along the Benin-Agbor Road and that the kidnappers have made contact with their victim’s husband, adding that they were demanding a huge sum in ransom.

Mrs. Emefiele’s kidnapp will pass as one the most high-profile kidnap cases in 2016.

The CBN is yet to comment on the development.