September 09, (THEWILL) – Three staff of Obasanjo Holdings (owned by a former President, Olusegun Obasanjo), have been abducted on Wednesday evening at Kobape, a community under Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State.
A source disclosed that the company’s Financial Controller, the Group Auditor and the Group Store Manager were the victims of the incident.
THEWILL gathered, they were abducted around Seseri village after their Hilux vehicle was shot at by the gunmen.
They were reportedly dragged into the bush and taken to an unknown destination.
The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident to newsmen in Abeokuta, said they were allegedly abducted around 6pm on Wednesday.
He said, “Yes, the kidnapping happened around 6pm on Wednesday. There is one Obasanjo farm around the area in Kobape. Our men have begun searching for them and we will ensure they are rescued.”