The Registrar of Delta State Polytechnic, Collins Onyenwenu, was driving before he was ambushed by the hoodlums, whisked from his car into a waiting car and driven to unknown destination.

He was allegedly ambushed by arms wielding gunmen at about 4:00p.m. on Saturday along Ugiliamai/Onitcha-Ukwu road in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of the state.

The car which is believed to be the official car of the registrar was found by the roadside where he was reportedly kidnapped.

The state Police Commissioner, Zanna Ibrahim, confirmed the development.

Ibrahim said: “He was kidnapped along Ogilamai road at about 1600hrs.

"Efforts are on to get him released as policemen, vigilante and youths have mobilised to the bushes to rescue him".