Police Command rescues kidnapped mother of Yenagoa LGA Chairman, SPDC workers



  Police Command in Bayelsa has rescued kidnapped 80-year-old, Mrs Beauty Nimizuoa, mother of Chairman of  Yenagoa Area of the state.

police also rescued along with her   workers of Shell Petroleum Development Company () kidnapped early two months ago.

State Commissioner of Police, Mr Nkereuwem Akpan, told journalists in Yenagoa on Thursday that rescuing of kidnapped victims was made possible   cooperation and support of law abiding people of the state.

“It is instructive to state that the command has rescued kidnapped victims, worthy of note is the rescue of Shell Petroleum Development Company’s workers and the 80- year-old Mother of the Chairman of Yenagoa council, Madam Beauty Nimizuoa.

“I am hopeful that with this of commitment and engagements from the people of Bayelsa, we will together drive community policing initiative forward and make our communities safer again,” he said.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mrs Beauty Nimizuoa was kidnapped on 6, 2020, at her residence at Tombia community in Yenagoa Area of the state.

Madam Beauty Nimiyigha is the mother of  the Chairman of Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa state, Mr Uropaye Nimiyigha.

A family source, spoke in anonymity, told reporters that the is hale and hearty, but the family is trying to keep the incident calm.

“After the kidnapping of our mother, the entire family was in a state of dilemma. I remember that each time it rains, the chairman would crying, but we thank God her   have her.

“And each time it was  raining then, he would saying ‘how is my mother faring with the rain?’

“Whenever  the temperature was hot, he would crying and worried about how his old mother was faring with the .

“So today, we are happy that she is free and healthy. The Nigeria Police must commended they did a good job,” he said.(NAN)