Tag: Umuahia

Catholic priest regains freedom 10 days after abduction in Umuahia

Reverend Father Mark Chimezie Godfrey who was kidnapped on October 13, 2021, in Abia state capital, Umuahia, has regained freedom. Rev Godfrey was abducted by unknown men along Enyiukwu Road, Afaraukwu Ibeku in Umuahia North LGA of Abia State. NewsWireNGR gathered that the cleric’s release, 10 days after his kidnap[Read More…]

Breaking: End of Operation Python Dance, Nigerian Army Withdraws Soldiers From Aba And Umuahia

The Nigerian army has agreed to withdraw soldiers from Aba and Umuahia in Abia state. Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia state governor, made the announcement of the planned withdrawal during a press conference on Thursday. Troops had been deployed to the state for a military exercise tagged Operation Python Dance II. The[Read More…]