Abductors of Oniku of Iku Akoko, others demand fifty million ransom.
Written by awawa on August 6, 2022
Following the kidnap of a traditional head and three other people in Ondo State two days ago, the abductors have demanded N50 million in exchange for the release of the victims.
The kidnappers got in touch with the victims’ families hours after the abduction, according to a family source for one of the victims.
On Thursday night, High Chief Mukaila Bello, the Oniku of Iku quarters in Ikare-Akoko, the headquarters of Akoko North East Local Government Area of the state, was kidnapped at Ago-Panu axis along Ikare-Owo highway.
Yeye Gbafinro, an All Progressives Congress (APC) leader and former candidate for the Akoko North-East seat in the state House of Assembly, Hon. Adeniran Adeyemo, and Bashiru Adekile, a community leader, were also abducted along with the monarch.