The Vice-Chancellor of Enugu State University of Technology, ESUT, Professor Cyprian Onyeji has been kidnapped by gun men who shot his police escort. The VC was kidnapped at the university gate by the gunmen who were stationed outside.
An eye witness said, the gunmen blocked the gate with their car as soon as the VC’s convoy arrived.
“They jumped out and started shooting into the air and six others appeared from nowhere and attacked the convoy. They shot and deflated the four tyres of the police van escorting the VC.” the witness said.