Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have again abducted a Benin based lawyer identified as Barr. G.C Igbokwe in Benin, the Edo state capital.
Barr. Igbokwe is the Chairman, Benin Law Week Organising Committee of the Nigeria Bar Association.
He was abducted on Monday evening near Okhuaihe village along Benin-Aghoro-Onitsha express road.
The victim was said to be on his way to Enugu when he was abducted.
The Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Moses Nkomba, when contacted yesterday confirmed the incident but described it as a very sad incident.
Nkombe said the police was already on the kidnappers trail.
He also assured that the abducted lawyer would soon be rescued.