The Chairman, Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Comrade Jacob Olayiwola Adeleke, has been kidnapped.
According to reports, Adeleke was kidnapped alongside his driver on Sunday evening along Okeho-Ado Awaye road, on his way to Ibadan for a scheduled meeting with Governor Seyi Makinde on Monday morning.
The Oyo State Police Command has also confirmed the incident.
Speaking with Newspeakonline on Monday, the command’s spokesperson, SP Olugbenga Fadeyi said men from the command have been combing the forests in One Ogun to rescue the kidnapped chairman and his driver.
It was gathered that vigilante team from the area and neighboring local government areas and LCDAs are also assisting the police in combing the forests and bushes in the area.