Again, gunmen kidnap driver, four passengers in Ogun

A industrial driver, Kamorudeen Olateju, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen whereas driving alongside Ayetoro-Abeokuta street in Ogun State.

The motive force was reportedly kidnapped alongside one Ms Saidat Adediran and three different passengers on Saturday, at about 4:45am in Iwofin, an space round Olorunda, Abeokuta North Native Authorities space of the State.

The incident was stated to have been reported on the Imala police divisional headquarters by two kinfolk of the abductees, Abubakar Olateju of Emado quarters and Kehinde Adediran, residing at Obon Oselu, all in Ayetoro.

A supply revealed to DAILY POST that the gunmen accosted the motive force, who’s also called Charger, and whisked him away with the passengers he was conveying from Ayetoro in Yewa North Native Authorities to Abeokuta, the state capital.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the incident to DAILY POST on Sunday.

Nonetheless, Oyeyemi stated solely two individuals had been kidnapped, including that one of many kidnappers had been arrested by the police.

“Sure, two individuals had been kidnapped, however one of many kidnappers has been arrested,” Oyeyemi instructed DAILY POST in a chat.

It was learnt {that a} kidnap kingpin recognized as Hassan Usman, who had typically been declared wished by the Oyo State police command, was arrested within the space and brought to state CIID, Eleweran, Abeokuta on Saturday.

Will probably be recalled that this incident is coming lower than per week after one Mrs Ajoke Ishola was kidnapped and allegedly killed by some suspected herdsmen alongside Igbo-Ori, Yewa North.

In the intervening time, policemen and operatives of the So-Secure Corps had been mobilised to comb the bush seeking the abductees.

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