At least 25 choir members from the Christ Apostolic Church, CAC, Oke Igan in Akure, the capital of the state, were taken captive.
It was reported that this abduction occurred on Friday at approximately 3 pm while they were en route to Ifon in the Ose council area of the state for a funeral service.
A church member, speaking to the media, revealed that the victims were on their way to attend a church member’s burial when the kidnappers carried out the abduction. She also mentioned that the vehicle transporting the victims was abandoned on the highway.
When contacted, the spokesperson for the state police command, Funmi Odunlami said that ” the police was informed that a church Bus with the Inscription CAC was abandoned around Elegbeka area and there are suspicions that the passengers in the vehicle were kidnapped.
Odunlami added” The Police Anti kidnapping squad and other tactical teams have been deployed to the area to rescue the victims and arrest all involved in the crime.
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