Where is 25-year-old Cynthia Amarachi, a National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member serving in Osun State?
What occurred to her on March 15, after she left the state en path to Lagos for a weekend together with her parents?
These are the questions her mom, siblings & mates have been asking following her occult disappearance.
Their agonies additional worsened after visiting hospitals & mortuaries to search out out whether or not she was concerned in an accident.
Her mom, a main school instructor, Mrs. Constance Nwawike, mentioned they’ve reported the incident to the police in Lagos & Osun states with out success.
She mentioned at some extent, the police tracked considered one of her phones to Ogun-Oyo forest the place some suspects have been apprehended, however at another time freed, including that her different telephone was traced to Kano State.
The girl, who mentioned Amarachi, the one graduate they suffered to coach, was a level headed & reserved girl, famous that they solely knew about her disappearance a few week after March 15 when she was contacted by officers of the NYSC in Osun State that Amarachi was but to return from Lagos.
“Before then, we had been fearful as we couldn’t attain her on the telephone.
”On that fateful day, March 15, I known as my daughter’s quantity, however it was switched off. I believed it was network downside. I didn’t name once more. On Monday, I known as the quantity once more, however no response. I continued for 3 days with no response. I then knowledgeable my husband. All of us grew to become fearful.
“Her younger sister even complained that she (Amarachi) didn’t call to wish her happy birthday. It has not been an easy period for us. We have visited churches and we were told she is still alive. I am just begging anyone who is holding her to please release her for us,” she mentioned amid tears.
Mrs. Nwawike mentioned Amarachi’s buddy, who notified the NYSC about her journey, mentioned she boarded a industrial car at Iwo Road en path to Lagos they usually exchanged pleasantries, promising to tell them as soon as she arrived her parents’ Ikorodu home.
“But when they got no response and called several times without a response, her colleagues reportedly went on the social media to trace her parents, which eventually paid off,” she mentioned.
The girl mentioned she obtained a name from her daughter’s service centre every week at another time that they have been searching for her.
“The state coordinator likewise known as & reported that they didn’t see her after she travelled home. Shocked on the unfolding drama, I informed them that she didn’t return to our home in Ikorodu. I made additional enquiry, the coordinator mentioned her buddy, likewise a corps member, informed them that she travelled to fulfill us in Lagos & since then, she had been calling her quantity with out reply.
“I requested the person (NYSC state coordinator) to offer me the corps member’s quantity. I talked to her and she or he mentioned she had been attempting to succeed in me. I reported the case at Ikorodu Police Station. They mentioned I ought to get to Ibadan as a result of the woman made it identified that she took Ibadan-Iwo Road & when she bought a car going to Ikorodu, they’d a dialog. She informed her that she had boarded a bus going to Ikorodu & her buddy mentioned she wished her secure journey. Since then, she had not seen or on the other hand heard from her. I went to the school the place she was serving in Osun State & the top instructor informed me the alike factor.
“Since then, I’ve tried my finest. We had gone so far as reporting to the anti-kidnapping squad they usually informed us that they’d tracked her quantity to Kano. They at another time informed me that they made some arrests & I requested how far, however the policemen save ‘posting me’. Last week I known as them, however they mentioned that they’d name me again, however they didn’t name me again.
“I also reported the case at the Osun State Police Command. They invited me for an interview, but when I got there, they said I should connect them with the anti-kidnapping unit investigating the matter in Lagos, which I did, only for the police in Osun to say that they have been trying the number of their colleagues at the anti- kidnapping unit without success,” Mrs. Nwawike mentioned.