There is palpable tension in Owerri, the capital of Imo State following the abduction of a popular pro-democracy activist, Paulcy Iwuala.
Iwuala, founder of Genius Eyes International, was reportedly kidnapped along the Spibat area of Owerri while returning from the birthday party of one of his friends at the new Owerri axis of the state capital.
Southern City News learnt on Sunday that after holding Iwuala for ten days, his abductors communicated with his family, demanding N10m as ransom for his release.
One of his friends, Philip, who confirmed his abduction, said, “After the day’s work, Paulcy headed to DE Angels, a popular pub in the New Owerri, to join in the birthday celebration of one of his friends. Read more