Gunmen abducted a man, Kazeem Asalapa, and the wife of his son on Tuesday night after invading Gaa Olobi community in Okoolowo area of Ilorin, Kwara State
According to Daily Trust, a resident, who gave his name as Saka, said, “The gunmen headed for a house and met only Asalapa and his son’s wife.
“Since they didn’t find the husband, they abducted the two of them.”
Saka further said that the gunmen later made contact with the family of the victims and demanded N100m ransom.
The state police spokesman, SP Ajayi Okasanmi, who confirmed the incident said the victims had since been rescued but did not mention any ransom payment.