An Edo State prominent businessman, Mr. Solomon Otoibhi and his wife have been kidnapped at gunpoint along Benin-Ekpoma Road.

His neighbour, Mr. Ambrose Aiwerioghene disclosed this to our correspondent on Wednesday, adding that Mrs. Otoibhi called to inform them of the dastard act.

According to the neighbour, Mrs. Otoibhi was shot at the leg by the kidnappers and is in critical condition now.

As at the time of filing this report, the Police Public Relations Officer of the Edo State Police Command could not be reached to confirm the incident.

Details later…….