Tension as gunmen invade Kwara community, kidnap monarch’s twin children, others


Suspected kidnappers have abducted six-year-old twin children of a prominent monarch in Kwara state, the Owalobo of Obbo-Aiyegunle, Oba Samuel Adelodun.

The suspected kidnappers also abducted the monarch’s driver, Kunle; a security man, Lawrence, and a maid, Bukunmi.

Spokesperson of the Kwara state police command, Ajayi Okasanmi, confirmed the development.

He said the monarch has reported the abduction to the police.
It was gathered that the incident occurred on Thursday at about 8.30pm when the abductees were on transit from Osi town to Obbo- Aiyegunle in Ekiti local government area of the state.

Veritynewsonline gathered that uneasy calm has  enveloped Osi community, as the kiddnappers were yet to contact the relations of the victims as at the time of filing in this report.
But the abductors were said to have left the Sienan bus the victims were driving in on the roadside.

Meanwhile, the state police command said it has lauched a manhurnt to arrest and rescue the victims unhurt.