Kidnappers demand Recharge card for ransom.
A pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, in Bayelsa, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. His wife, Evelyn Christmas, said her husband was kidnapped with two other persons on October 18. She said the incident happened in their hometown, Biseingbene, Ekeremor Local Government Area, Bayelsa. Mrs. Christmas narrated her ordeal saying her husband was invited to the community for a meeting by unknown persons on the fateful day. “When he got to the community, he found out that the invitation was not only false but a devilish plan to kidnap him,” she said. The sober wife and mother lament her husband's captors have held him for over two weeks in their custody as they demanded N200, 000 for all their phone calls and N300 million as ransom. “It is over two weeks and I have not heard or seen my husband but some of our family members, who live in the village, told me that they spoke with them. “I planned to contact the police, but the family members said that I should not involve the police to avoid incurring more danger. ”very painful”. The Police Public Relation Office in Bayelsa, Asinim Butswat, was quoted to say “They have not reported the incident to us, but if they come to us, we are ready to mobilize ourselves,”