Sunday, July 28, 2019

Kidnapped CMD’s son, 2 health officials regain freedom

Kayode Sule, son of the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Lafia Hospital, Apata, Ibadan who was waylaid by suspected herdsmen and abducted and alongside two other hospital staff, along Lagos-Ibadan expressway had been released.

It was reported that Kayode, Dele Adigun and Opeyemi Abifarin were released on late Friday night by their captors who were said to be about 15 in number.

It was further learnt that Kayode who sustained gunshot injury on the leg was being given medical attention after regaining freedom.

It could not be ascertained whether the N50 ransom earlier demanded by the kidnappers were paid before they were released.