Secretary of the National Union of Road Transport Workers in Ondo state, Kayode Agbeyangi has been kidnapped. He was abducted on Saturday while travelling to Lagos to meet his family.
Spokesperson of the Ondo state police command, Femi Joseph, has reacted to this abduction but says it did not take place in his jurisdiction.
It was also gathered that the abductors had contacted the family of the victim and demanded a N5m ransom but a source said the family had yet to make the money available as of the time of this report.
The chairman of the union in the state, Jacob Adebo, confirmed the incident
He said, “He was kidnapped when he was travelling to Lagos and the kidnappers have called the family, demanding N5million ransom.”
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Femi Joseph, said the incident happened outside Ondo State and that it was not reported in the state.
Meanwhile, Agbeyangi’s vehicle was found abandoned at the Akure-Ilesha expressway.