By Charles Nwabardi (Asaba)
Anambra State Commissioner of Public Utilities, Engr. Emeka Ezenwane abducted last week by gun men who attacked Prof. Charles Soludo’s political gathering has regained his freedom safely.
The State Police Command confirmed this, in a statement released by its spokesman, DSP Ikenga Tochukwu on Sunday morning.
According to the statement, “the Police, Military and Other Security Agencies had mounted intense search and rescue efforts, which had closed in on his abductors, thereby forcing his release. The Honorable Commissioner returned home unhurt, in the early hours of today 4th April 2021”
It will be recalled that he was abducted following the attack at Isuofia Civic Center that led to the murder of three (3) Police Officers by some hoodlums.
“The Police Command had arrested five suspects in connection with the incident and remains committed in apprehending the remaining gang members,” the statement added.
Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police has called for calm and reiterated the Command’s commitment towards ensuring safety and security of citizens and residents of the state.