Gunmen abduct three Obasanjo workers in Ogun

Three workers of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo have been kidnapped in Ogun State by unknown gunmen.

The staff of Obasanjo Holdings in Kobape were abducted Wednesday evening at Kobape, a community under Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State as they were accosted while driving on the road.

A source disclosed that the company’s Financial Controller, the Group Auditor and the Group Store Manager were the victims of the incident.

The source who craved anonymity, hinted that the trio were abducted around Seseri village after their Hilux vehicle was shot at by the gunmen before they were dragged into the bush and taken to an unknown destination.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta saying the incident happened around 6pm on Wednesday.

He said, “Yes, the kidnapping happened around 6pm on Wednesday. There is one Obasanjo farm around the area in Kobape.

 

“Our men have begun searching for them and we will ensure they are rescued.”

 

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