• How CBN Governor Emefiele’s wife was kidnapped

    How CBN Governor Emefiele’s wife was kidnapped

    More facts emerged late yesterday on how Mrs. Margaret Emefiele, wife of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, was abducted by gunmen on Thursday afternoon.

    Mrs. Emefiele was said to have been waylaid by the gunmen around Ugoneki town along the Benin-Asaba-Onitsha Expressway in Edo State.

    The operation left her orderly dead, according to a community source.

    The source said Mrs. Emefiele had boarded a flight from Abuja and landed safely at the Benin Airport, from where she left for […]

  • Abducted CBN Governor Emefiele’s wife freed

    Abducted CBN Governor Emefiele’s wife freed

    Mrs. Margaret Emefiele, the wife of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), who was abducted in Ugoneki, a few miles from Benin City, Edo State, about 24 hours ago, has been released by her abductors.

    A family source said she and other persons taken were released in the wee hours of Saturday following a massive police operation in the area.

    Mrs. Emefiele was on her way from Lagos to her hometown in Agbor, Delta State when her convoy was […]

  • Four other women, driver kidnapped with Emefiele’s wife, says Police

    Four other women, driver kidnapped with Emefiele’s wife, says Police

    A reliable source at the Force Headquarters in Abuja has told Newsmen that four other women and a driver were kidnapped along with Margaret, the wife of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele.

    Margaret was kidnapped on Thursday along the Benin-Agbor Expressway.

    As earlier first exclusively reported by the Newsmen, the kidnappers have demanded for a ransom of N100 million.

    A top police source, however, told Newsmen that it was not only Margaret that was kidnapped.

    The source said: “Though […]