The Anglican Bishop of Jebba Diocese, Kwara Direct, Rt. Rev Oluwaseun Aderogba, his wife and driver who had been kidnapped by gunmen on Sunday evening maintain been launched.
The Oyo Direct Police Grunt talked about in an announcement launched on Tuesday evening by the Police Public Family Officer for Oyo Direct, Adewale Osifeso, talked about the couple and their driver had been launched unhurt around 6: 20pm on Tuesday.
He talked about the three of them had been reunited with their households.
He talked about the hoodlums had been pressurised into freeing their captives which capacity that of the warmth changed into on them by the enormous deployment of the police within the plan for search and rescue operations.
He did now not verbalize whether or now not ransom became once paid for his or her free up or now not nonetheless their abductors had been talked about to maintain demanded N50 million ransom when abruptly after they had been kidnapped on Sunday evening.
The police direct learn, “The kidnapped Bishop Rt. Rev Aderogba Adeyinka of Jebba Anglican Diocese regained his freedom unhurt alongside his wife and driver around 1820hours this day, Tuesday 14/06/2022.
“The clergyman within the firm of his wife and driver had been kidnapped on Sunday 12/06/2022 at about 2100HRS after the victim’s automotive developed mechanical fault while travelling from Yewa, Ogun Direct to Jebba, Kwara Direct enroute an isolated plan alongside Recent Oyo/Ogbomoso Itsy-bitsy-derive entry to toll road.
“The vast deployment of police personnel for the operation to rescue the victims and the domination of the general plan by the Police Tactical teams pressurised the abductors in freeing the victims.
“Investigation is ongoing to apprehend the perpetrators of this noxious crime and elevate them to justice.”
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