The Nigeria police force in Oyo state has said that they are working to ensure the release of Dayo Adewole, the son of former minister of health, Isaac Adewole.
Hynaija reported how Mr Dayo was kidnapped on his farm on Tuesday.
Speaking with journalists, the spokesperson of police in Oyo was quoted saying: “We have recovered the vehicle which was used by the hoodlums to kidnap the victim. The report was sent to me that he was kidnapped about 6.30 pm on Tuesday.”
“The Area commander in Moniya and other patrol teams had been alerted and are presently giving the armed men a hot chase. We are on their trail as I speak with you and more deployments have been made to rescue the guy and track down the abductors.”
“The Area Commander went to Iroko and with our men, they chased the hoodlums and the vehicle which was used has been recovered. So, I can tell you that the command is seriously working hard to ensure his release. I can assure you that we are working to ensure that the victim is released.”