A Benin based lawyer identified as Barr. G.C Igbokwe has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers.
Barr. Igbokwe who is the Chairman, Benin Law Week Organising Committee of the Nigeria Bar Association was abducted on Monday evening near Okhuaihe village along Benin-Aghoro-Onitsha express road.
He was said on his way to Enugu when he was abducted.
Edo police spokesman, DSP Moses Nkombe, who confirmed the kidnapping, described it as a very sad incident.