A 200 level student of the Cross River University of Technology, CRUTECH, has been abducted by suspected kidnappers.
The incident occurred on Tuesday in Calabar, the state capital.
The student, Kisha Emmanuel Adah from the department of Civil Engineering was alleged to have been kidnapped after being trailed by the suspected kidnappers at the University gate.
An eyewitness who declined giving his name said that the student was trailed from an outing he went with two friends.
“Emmanuel was abducted in a taxi he used while on his way back from school,” the eyewitness said.
The kidnappers, it was gathered have now demanded fifteen million Naira (N15, 000,000) as ransom for his release.
The Cross River State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Irene Ugbo said the command has not been briefed on the matter.
“The command has not been briefed about any kidnapping case, so I can’t confirm the report now, no report of such has been reported to the police,” She said.