Kidnapped Ogun doctor, nurse, 13-year-old boy released
A doctor and nurse who were abducted last week Wednesday by gunmen on the Abeokuta-Imeko road have been released on Monday night.
Another 13-year-old boy who was kidnapped on Saturday in Obada-Oko has also been released.
However, another medical doctor has bern abducted the same Monday night that the two health workers were released.
Dr. Adewunmi Alayaki, the former Chairman of the Nigerian Medical Association in Ogun State, confirmed the release of the doctor and the nurse.
Alayaki, served as the Chief negotiator with the kidnappers, identified the captors as Fulani herdsmen.
Alayaki was seen posing in a photograph with the victims and confirmed the genuineness of the photograph,when asked.
He said, “This is not photoshop. That is how we did it last night. They have been released. We will soon call a press conference. I was the Chief negotiator to those people.”
Meanwhile, the abducted doctor, whose identity could not be ascertained as of the time of filing this report, is a Dental therapist in the state hospital.
He was abducted while on his way to work on Monday evening in Ijebu-Igbo, Ijebu-North Local Government Area of the state.
The victim was released after ransom was allegedly paid but, the amount could not be immediately.
The Chairman of Destiny Estate Community Development Association, Tayo Bilesanmi, confirmed the release of the boy.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said he was yet to be briefed about the latest development.