Father of former Super Eagles coach, Commander Siasia, has called on the Police to fish out the kidnappers of his wife while praying she is brought back alive.
The 93-year-old made the plea when the Bayelsa State Commissioner of Police visited Uche Anozia visited the residence of the Siasia’s on Tuesday.
“My wife was taken away since yesterday and up till now, I have not set my eyes on her. Please, help me to bring her alive to me. Thank you for your efforts,” he said.
Meanwhile, the Police have deployed some marine components to Odoni waterways, Sagbama Local Government Area, Bayelsa, for the rescue of the kidnapped 79-year-old mother of the former Super Eagles’ coach.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that unknown gunmen invaded Odoni community in the early hours of Monday and kidnapped the old woman and two others, Mrs. Florence Douanana, 65, and Selekire Douanana, 17.
Anozia, told journalists on Tuesday during his visit to Odoni that the command was doing everything possible for the victims to regain freedom from their captors.
“This incident occurred on Monday at about 2:00 am. This is the river Nun through which the captors came and kidnapped them.
“I and the Bayelsa command’s Tactical Team were here yesterday, Monday, and we are here today again.
“The police are on top of the game in order to rescue the victims. I am assuring the public and the relatives that no stone will be left unturned to ensure their rescue.
“We have deployed the marine component to the waterways in the area,” he stated.
On curbing kidnapping, the police commissioner said the command would continue to work hard to take control of the marine landscape in the state.
“You know Bayelsa is 80 percent water and that means that our operations are mainly focusing on waterways,” Anozie said.