May 16, 2013
Reverend Daniel Onotere of
Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria,
PFN, who was abducted by gunmen
last week, with a ransom of N100
million for his release was, yesterday, rescued by men of the joint task force,
Operation Pulo Shield, in conjunction
with 19 Battalion, Nigerian Army,
Koko Barracks, Warri North Local
Government Area of Delta State.
Also recovered from the kidnappers was Rev. Onotere’s Audi 80 Saloon car. An elated Rev. Onotere who expressed
appreciation to JTF said he passed through a deadly ordeal in the hands
of his abductors.
Commanding Officer of the 19 Battalion, Lt Col Frank Etim, who briefed newsmen, yesterday on the release of Rev. Onotere, also paraded nine suspects who gave their names as Thomas Away, David Maye, Oyighan Nimibor, Beke Robinson, Gift Alex, Odiri Godwin, Felix James, Paul James and Eruwa Godfrey, all of who admitted to the crime.