The Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti Local government area of Kwara State, HRM, Oba Samuel Adelodun’s driver by name Kunle ‘m’, his Security named, Lawrence Abiodun, his maid named, Bukunmi Akanbi ‘f’ and his twin baby girls, Taiwo and Kehinde aged 6yrs have been kidnapped by yet to be identified armed men
The Kwara State Police Command’s spokesman, Sp Okasanmi Ajayi, disclosed this in a statement on Friday in Ilorin.
According to him, a reported case of kidnap was recieved from HRM Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti Local government area of Kwara State.
“The traditional ruler reported on Thursday at about 1830hrs, that while on transit from Osi to Obbo Ayegunle, his Driver by name Kunle ‘m’, his Security named Lawrence Abiodun, his maid named Bukunmi Akanbi ‘f’ and his twin baby girls Taiwo and Kehinde aged 6yrs were kidnapped by unknown number of armed men
“His vehicle Siena with Reg. Number Plate bearing Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle which was conveying the victims was abandoned on the road.
“On receipt of the information, the Commissioner of Police Kwara State, CP Tuesday Assayomo psc+ dispatched the Anti Kidnapping and other Tactical Units of the Command alongside local hunters and vigilantes to immediately commence a search and rescue operation in the area for possible arrest of the abductors and safe rescue of the victims.
“The commissioner of police wishes to advice members of the public with useful information that can aid the quick rescue of the victims to make such information available to the command,” he said.
The police boss assured the good people of Kwara State of their safety and security at all times.
The CP also advised members of the public to be conscious of happenings around them, avoid movements in isolated and lonely routes at odd hours of the day.
He reiterates the commitment of the command to a security of lives and safety of citizens and residents of Kwara State.