Anxiety as gunmen kidnap Three road construction workers in Ondo


There is a serious tension and anxiety in Ikaram and Akunnu axis of Akoko northwest and north East local government areas of Ondo state when some construction workers rehabilitating Ikaram to Akunnu Akoko road by unknown gunmen.

Three workers were allegedly abducted in the incident that occurred around 6pm on Tuesday.

The local hunters, vigilante and police are now combing the forest around the axis.

The divisional police officer in charge of okeagbe DPO Ade Akinwande was not available as he led his men to comb the forest in an effort to get the hoodlums who usually threaten the community.

Meanwhile, the Acting Police Area commander for Ikare Akoko, Chief superintendent of police Timibra Toikimo has called on the people of Akoko to join hands with police through information sharing and intelligence tips that can lead to the arrest of the criminals.

He commended the area PCRC for the assistance at various levels for the success of policing.

It will be recalled that mr Ibrahim olusa and his family going back to Abuja after Easter holiday between Ajowa Akoko and Ayere in kogi state.

Last week an ambulance was abandoned with the ignition key and the headlamp put on.

The Alauga of Auga Akoko, oba Samuel Agunloye appealed to government to consider the Isowopo axis need serious policing and military locations around the area sharing boundaries with Edo and kogi states.

Sam Marris University

Sam Marris University

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