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Ondo: Amotekun rescues three remaining Lagos-bound kidnapped passengers

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Fourty-eight hours after rescuing 9 out of the 12 passengers who have been kidnapped in Ondo State, the State Safety Community Company, often called Amotekun Corps has rescued the remaining three victims.

The victims have been rescued following an intense rescue opeartion embarked upon by the corps.

DAILY POST had few days in the past reported how kidnappers waylaid a Lagos-bound bus on Idoani-Ifira highway in Akoko South East Native Authorities Space of the state and kidnapped the passengers who have been on transit from Abuja after sporadic gunshots.

Following the incident, the Amotekun Corps within the state instantly swung into motion and rescued 9 of the victims.

Confirming the rescue of the remaining three victims, the state Commander of the Amotekun Corps, Adetunji Adeleye disclosed that the victims could be reunited with their relations on Saturday (at present).

“I can verify to you that we’ve rescued the three remaining victims and they are going to be reunited with their households at present (Saturday),” he mentioned.

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