Gunmen Kidnap Traditional Chief, three others in Ondo

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped the traditional head of Iku quarters, the Oniku of Iku, in Ikare Akoko, High chief Mukaila Bello and three other indigenes of the town.


They were abducted on Thursday evening along Ago Panu axis of Owo-Ikare road, while  traveling from Akure to Ikare.

Other victims  kidnapped by the gunmen were : Chief Gbafinro, a former state house of assembly candidate for Akoko North-East Constituency, Adeniran Adeyemo and a community leader, Bashiru Adekile.

The driver of the car was attacked and he is  now receiving treatment at an  undisclosed hospital in owo.
The kidnappers are yet to contact families of the victims as at the time of filing this report.
A family member of one of the victims confirmed the incident to SunshineTruth reporter.
The police in Ondo state are yet to respond to the development.