Suspected gunmen abduct wife of late Ekiti Surveyor-General




Armed bandits

Wife of a former Surveyor-General of , Mrs Funmilola Osalusi, has been abducted by and taken to an unknown destination.

The News Agency of Niveria (NAN) reports that Osalusi, whose husband, Mr Felix Osalusi, died recently, is a staff member of Ado Local Government Council.

NAN also reports that the Command in the state confirmed the kidnap on Monday, saying that the incident occurred at about 9:20 pm. on Sunday.

The command’s Officer, ASP Sunday Abutu, said that the woman was abducted by three gun- wielding men at her residence, behind Nigeria Immigration Service, Federal Polytechnic road, Ado-.

Abutu said that Osalusi was tricked out of her house by her abductors and ferried away in their car.

“The armed men, numbering three, were said to have knocked the gate of the victim’s residence and tricked her into coming outside the house.

“She was said to have come out of the gate to ascertain the identities of the ‘guests’ and as she did that, the quietly took her away in their vehicle,” he said.

Abutu further stated that the Commissioner in the state, Babatunde Mobayo, had already deployed detectives to the bushes where the woman might have been taken to by her abductors.

He added that the policemen would work with operatives of Amotekun corps, local hunters, Vigilante Group of Nigeria and other stakeholders to rescue the widow from captivity.

The spokesman urged members of the public to oblige the with information that could help in rescuing the woman. (NAN)

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