The former Rivers State chairman of the Nigerian Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) Ebenezer Kalabo Amah popularly called ETK, was kidnapped and murdered.
The Rivers State Police Command has confirmed this. The spokesperson of the command, Nnamdi Omoli, on Friday 20th November said, the gunmen traced the deceased a retired shell staff to his home along Precious Chukwu Street in Woji, Obio Akpor LGA, Rivers State on Wednesday night.
The attackers blocked his car and dragged him and whisked him to an unknown place. Thereafter dumped his lifeless body along peter Odili Road, the next day, Thursday.
“He was kidnapped in Woji on the 17. That same day, the Police recovered his vehicle. While we were searching for him, we got information that his body was dumped somewhere at Peter Odili Road” said Omoli.
“So the following day on the 18, we got there and confirmed that he was the same person that was kidnapped the previous day. His body was evacuated and taken to the hospital mortuary for preservation. The vehicle is in our custody. The investigation has commenced into the incident to ensure that the suspects behind the dastardly act are apprehended” he added.