Gunmen Abduct Journalist from Home, Demand N10 Million Ransom

Mr.Chucks Onuoha
Editor-in-Chief of All Facts Newspaper

On June 14, 2022 at about 10 pm, unknown gunmen stormed the country home of Mr. Chucks Onuoha at Ohuhu in Umuahia North Local Government Area in Abia State and abducted him at gunpoint. Mr. Onuoha is the Editor-in-Chief of All Facts newspaper.

Family source said the gunmen scaled the fence to enter the house to abduct him. His Nissan Pathfinder Jeep was also stolen during the operation.

His abductors later contacted the family and demanded a N10 million ransom.

The abducted journalist was a former Abia correspondent of The Sun Newspaper.

He was released by his abductors on June 18. Hwever, the family did not disclose if it paid the ransom demanded by the abductors before he was released.