Unknown gunmen have abducted three women when they invaded Ibadan, the capital of Oyo state on Tuesday.
Report have it that the incident occurred at Onipe village, along the Ijebu-Ode/ Ibadan Road in Oluyole local government area of Ibadan.
One of the women abducted happen to be a female Soldier while the other 2 are traders. The 3 women identity were given as Mrs Okeowo, Mrs Abosede Adebayo and Mrs Bola Ogunrinde.
Mrs Ogunrinde was said to be kidnapped while driving in a Toyota RAV-4, with registration number AGL 66 FY.
Public Relations Officer of the Oyo State Police command, Adewale Osifeso, when contacted confirmed the abduction.
He said, “Yes, a female Soldier and 2 traders were kidnapped. As we speak, combined team of AKS, Idi Ayunre Division, other tactical teams, as well as local hunters and vigilante groups are actively on the trail of the gunmen, in a bid to rescue the victims and arrest the suspects.”
He appealed to residents of the area to remain calm while the Police do their job.