The Police Command in Oyo state confirmed on Tuesday the kidnapping of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) and Bank staff from a quarry in Ibadan.
The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that gunmen invaded a quarry site along the Ijebu-Ode / Ibadan highway on Monday and kidnapped Mr. Popoola Isaac, a RCCG staff member, and Mr. Ismail Adeoye, a Polaris Bank staff member.
The command’s Public Relations officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi, confirmed the kidnapping in a text message to NAN on Tuesday.
Fadeyi said that efforts were being intensified to secure the release of the victims and arrest the kidnappers.
NAN reports that the incident occurred in Dalli Village (Binu Quarry) along the Ibadan-Ijebu-Ode Road.
The case was reported at the Idi Ayunre police station in Ibadan.
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