Kidnappers had a weekend of profitable harvest of victims in Imo state, Southeast Nigeria.
The bullish run started with the snatching of a former Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Lawman Duruji.
Reports say the former Speaker was kidnapped on Saturday at Oriagu community, Ehime Mbano LGA while returning from a function.
The harvest continued with the kidnap of a popular businessman in Owerri nicknamed Ezzybee.
The victim was said to have been Abducted on Sunday while on the way to watch a football game.
The Imo State Police Spokesman, Micheal Abbatam, said that the cops are searching for the abductors.
The spokesperson revealed that the wife of a former chairman of Okigwe Local Government Area, Frank Onwunere, was kidnapped last week. The Police PRO also said some persons were abducted at Okwelle junction in the Onuimo LGA of the state, and at the Umbomiri junction in the Mbaitoli and Amaraku in the Mbano LGAs of the State.
The police spokesman expressed confidence that the police will put the bad guys where they belong- behind bars.