Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan
Barely a week after burying their deceased father, two daughters of the Proprietor of Subuola Nursery/Primary School, Ibadan, late Chief Emiola Adesina, have been confirmed kidnapped.
The duo, Mrs Omobola Adepoju and Mrs Abiola Olukotun, were said to have been kidnapped while on an inspection tour of their farm located in Badeku area of Ibadan.
The abductors are demanding the sum of N100 million ransom for the late educationist daughters.
Omobola, who flew into Nigeria from Atlanta for the burial of her late dad, had accompanied her sister, Abiola, to the farm only for them to fall victim of kidnap.
In confirming the incident, the Oyo state Police Public Relations Officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi said the police tactical teams had since Monday begun combing the bushes and areas around Badeku, scene of the kidnap.
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He assured that the police tactical teams had mapped out strategies to secure the release of the Emiola daughters.
Fadeyi pointed out that the police was working for their release not minding the N100 million ransom demand of the kidnappers.
Fadeyi said: “The police tactical teams have been deployed since yesterday to the arena, bushes and they are combing for their release.
“The Anti-kidnapping squad, SARS, F-SARS, Quick response squad have been deployed, they are mapping out strategies and putting up other strategies to secure their release and reunite them with their families.
“They have been working assiduously since yesterday, combing the area and we will inform the press of developments on their release.”