￼Oscar Ofuka, the special adviser to Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State on cocoa production, has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers.
Ofuka was abducted during an invasion of the premises of Cross River Broadcasting Corporation (CRBC) by the gunmen on Tuesday morning.
GreenWhiteGreen gathered that the aide was at the RRBC premises to attend a flagoff of “cocoa event” by the state’s deputy governor Ivara Esu when the gunmen about ten in number struck.
The state’s police commissioner, Kayode Sikiru, who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Calabar said he had launched manhunt to track the vehicle and rescue the victim unhurt.
A journalist at the broadcast cooperation, Mr Sunny Inah, who was at the scene, also confirmed the incident, saying Ofuka was nabbed by some men in police uniform.