The Chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC in Cross Rivers state, Ben Ukpepi, has been kidnapped at his residence in Akpabuyo local government area of the state.
The spokesperson of the State Police command, DSP Irene Ugbo, who confirmed this to newsmen, said Ukpepi was abducted at about 7.30pm on Tuesday night by suspected kidnappers.
“The story of the kidnap of the NLC Chairman is true. He was kidnapped in Akpabuyo in his house. We got the report this morning. The Anti Cultism and Kidnapping Unit are on top of the situation to rescue him,” she said
The kidnappers are yet to make any demands from his family.