Monday, August 17, 2009

Nollywood star Pete Edochie Kidnapped

Pete Edochie's son, Uche Edochie, confirmed that his father was travelling by car with family members this past weekend when armed robbers stopped them at Nkpor Village in Onitsha and kidnapped him.  "Our family is still in shock, and making attempts to contact the police; there is no handbook on what to do when your fathers is kidnapped," he said over the telephone in an interview with Leadership.

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1 comment:

  1. Sad, this is the new crime wave after 419! I pray his family get him back, alive.