Oyo Farmer, his four children abducted by suspected herdsmen

A farmer, Rasaq Jamiu, and his four children have been abducted by suspected herdsmen in Maami village in the Ibaraoa North Local Government Area of Oyo State.

It was learnt that Jamiu had gone to his farm in Maami village on Monday, April 19 when the kidnappers stormed the farm and whisked him and his children away but his children were later released by the gunmen and the abductors are demanding N5 million ransom for the release on Jamiu.

Secretary of Farmers Union in Ibarapaland, Taiwo Adeagbo, aka Akowe Agbe, said Jamiu was abducted at about 12 noon on Monday.

However the state police command is yet to comment on this development.

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