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Godwin Emefiele Kidnappers demand N1.5b for release of CBN Governor's wife

Mrs Margaret Emefiele was reportedly abducted on Thursday, September 29, 2016, along the Benin-Agbor Road.

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Godwin Emefiele play CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele (Reuters)

Margaret Emefiele, the wife of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Godwin Emefiele was kidnapped on Thursday, September 29, 2016, along the Benin-Agbor Road.

 

According to reports, her abductors have been in contact with Emefiele, and have asked for a ransom of N1.5b.

The four policemen attached to the CBN Governor's wife reportedly ran away when the abductors overcame them with superior fire power.

Wife of the CBN Governor- Margaret Emefiele play

Wife of the CBN Governor- Margaret Emefiele

(ndokwareporters)

 

The kidnap of Mrs. Emefiele is being covered by some close sources of the apex bank boss, so it will not scare investors, according to reports.

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