Former Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in the Rochas Okorocha administration, Engr. Alex Ogwazuo, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Owerri.
Although details of the weekend kidnap operation was very sketchy at press time.
According to Vanguard, the youthful ex-commissioner was taken away in his Sports Utility Vehicle, SUV, to an unknown destination.
An unconfirmed story that was weaved around the kidnap had that Ogwazuo was allegedly attacked by the hoodlums soon after leaving a social function in the evening.
Engr. Ogwazuo also served as Board Chairman of the Imo State Oil Producing Area Development Commission, ISOPADEC, before it was sacked by Governor Rochas Okorocha.