Professor Patrick Egaga, the Director of Servicom at the University of Calabar, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
The abduction occurred on the night of Sunday, November 12, 2023, from his residence in the staff quarters. Egaga is a professor in the Department of Special Education at the university.
Reportedly, the gunmen utilized waterways to enter the staff quarters and subsequently abducted Prof. Patrick Egaga.
Spokesperson of the State Police Command, SP Irene Ugbo, who confirmed the incident on Monday said,
“We are working to secure his release.”
The Public Relations Officers of the varsity, Mr. Effiong Eyo, also confirmed the incident, adding that rescue efforts are ongoing.