According to Premium Times, Unidentified gunmen suspected to
be kidnappers on Friday abducted the Chairman, Odi Compensation Funds
Disbursement Committee in Bayelsa, Zibokere Daukiye, the police said. The Police spokesperson in the state, Asinim Butswat,
confirmed the incident in Yenagoa on Saturday.
the residence of Professor Zibokere Daukiye, the Chairman of Odi Compensation
Fund Disbursement Committee, at Odi community, in Kolokuma/Opokuma Local
speedboat and sped off to an unknown destination.
Police, anti-kidnapping unit and JTF to rescue the victim and arrest the
abductors,” Mr. Butswat said.
which was in 2014, given N15 billion as compensation for its invasion by
federal troops in 1999.
the incident and was awarded N 37.6 billion by a Federal High Court in Port Harcourt.
approached the community for talks and negotiated the figure down to N15
handle the disbursement of the money to its people and appointed Daukiye as its