Gunmen abduct passengers along Ilesa-Akure Expressway

Unknown gunmen late Sunday reportedly abducted some passengers along the Ilesa-Akure Expressway as Prince Deji Aladesawe, the Osun State Coordinator of Oodua Peoples Congress on Monday said the kidnapping took place between Erin Ijesa and Omo Ijesa both located along Ilesa-Akure Expressway.

The Commandant, Osun Amotekun Corps, Brig. Gen. Bashir Adewinbi (retd.), said operatives of the corps had been deployed in the area but yet to ascertain the number of the passengers abducted.

However, Yemisi Opalola, the spokesperson for the Osun State Police Command, explained that two people were abducted, adding that one of the victims had been rescued.

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