Police Seek Information on Missing Person


The police in Ajah area, Lagos State have called on members of the public to come forward with any information that could lead to the discovery of a 49-year-old man, Hope Ejerovbo, who left home in the area for a walk on Monday last week and has not returned since then. Ejerovbo, who operates an equipment leasing company in Warri, left the oil city for Lagos on last Sunday and was received by his niece in Ajah.

The father of three was supposed to travel to the United Kingdom, where his family resides and the Lagos visit was to facilitate his trip Since Monday, Ejerovobo, described as a thorough person by friends, has not returned. His sudden disappearance has became a nightmare to his family and friends, as nobody could explain what could have happened. His friend, Chukwuemeka Obi, confirmed that the victim’s phones are unreachable and nobody has called for a ransom, ostensibly ruling out the possibility of a kidnap. As the search for his safe return intensifies, Obi said he was greatly concerned about the victim’s children. According to the police extract, Ejerovbo was last seen at about 7a.m. on Monday, near the Lekki-Epe Expressway in Lagos. The Lagos police spokesperson, Dolapo Badmus, confirmed the incidence and enjoined the public to report any information that could lead to his discovery. She added that any information that can lead to recovery of missing Ejerovbo should reach Ajah police station or the following numbers 08033027655,09033213393.