Gunmen reportedly abducted a cook from the home of a Catholic priest in the Aho town of Ogbadibo Local Government Area, Benue State.
Residents told reporters that gunmen stormed into the residence of the priest in charge of St. Mary Immaculate Church in the Aho neighbourhood on Saturday night and abducted the female cook.
Samuel Onu, chairman of Ogbadigbo LGA, verified the event to reporters in Makurdi.
He stated, “Yes, there was an attack yesterday evening (Saturday); some individuals came and stole the priest’s cook.
The event was reported to the police, and the situation in the neighbourhood is now peaceful because army officials from a nearby checkpoint have arrived.
SP Catherine Anene, a spokesman for the Benue State Police Command, stated that she was unaware of the occurrence.