• Workers flee as gunmen abduct another UNIPORT lecturer

    Workers flee as gunmen abduct another UNIPORT lecturer

    There is tension among workers of the University of Port Harcourt as unidentified gunmen on Monday abducted a lecturer, Prof. John Okoli.

    Okoli, who is a lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering, was kidnapped at gunpoint from his residence in Omuoko, Aluu community in the Ikwerre Local Government Area.

    It will be recalled that a lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry, Dr Reginald Ohiri, was kidnapped last week.

    Six days after the release of Ohiri, some gunmen again attacked the institution and whisked […]

  • Again, gunmen kidnap UNIPORT lecturer

    Again, gunmen kidnap UNIPORT lecturer

    Gunmen have abducted another lecturer of the University of Port Harcourt, Prof. John Okoli.

    Prof. Okoli was kidnapped at the close of work and taken to an unknown destination.

    His abduction came six days after the release of another lecturer of the university, Dr. Reginald Ohiri of the Department of Biochemistry.

    Dr Ohiri, it was gathered, was kidnapped last week and later freed because ‘he was not the target’.

    The gunmen, however, invaded the same institution yesterday and whisked away Prof. Okoli, who is […]

  • Kidnapped UNIPORT lecturer regains freedom

    Kidnapped UNIPORT lecturer regains freedom

    The kidnapped lecturer of the University of Port Harcourt, Dr. Reginald Ohiri, regained his freedom on Tuesday night from the hands of his abductors.

    The victim was said to have been freed by his abductors after they later found out that he was not their target.

    Ohiri, who is a lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry in UNPORT, was abducted on the eve of Monday from his resident in Aluu community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.

    The gunmen, who whisked Ohiri […]

  • Abductors of UNIPORT lecturer demand N2m ransom

    Abductors of UNIPORT lecturer demand N2m ransom

    Some unidentified gunmen on Monday kidnapped a lecturer in the University of Port Harcourt, Dr. Reginald Ohiri.

    The abductors of the lecturer had already established contact with the victim’s family and had demanded N2 million as ransom.

    The lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry was whisked away by his abductors to a yet to be known place at gunpoint, a source said.

    It was learnt that the gunmen stormed and kidnapped Ohiri at his resident in Aluu community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of […]