Ogun State Police Command says its men have launched a manhunt for the gunmen, who abducted a businesswoman, Roselyn Edusi, and her male guest on Saturday in a farm near Ofada.
The woman, Edusi, is said to be the owner of a restaurant in Omu, Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of the state and was accompanied by her male guest to a farm in the area when they were kidnapped.
The abduction was said to have occurred in the afternoon and the victims’ whereabouts had not been known since then.
The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed the incident.
Oyeyemi said the gunmen abducted the woman and her guest, who visited her from Lagos.
He added that the command had launched a manhunt to track the perpetrators and rescue the victims.
He said, “We have begun the search for the victims. Our men have been on it since yesterday (Saturday). We are going to get them (kidnappers). We are trailing them.”
He added that no ransom had so far been demanded by the abductors