Police confirm abduction of RCCG, Polaris Bank staff in Ibadan


The Oyo State Police Command, on Tuesday confirmed the abduction of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) and Polaris Bank staff at a quarry site in Ibadan.

The gunmen had invaded a quarry site along Ijebu-Ode/Ibadan road on Monday and kidnapped Mr Popoola Isaac, a staff member of the RCCG, and Mr Ismail Adeoye, who works with Polaris Bank.

The command Public Relations Officer, Olugbenga Fadeyi, confirmed the abduction on Tuesday.

Fadeyi said that efforts were being intensified to secure release of the victims and arrest the abductors.

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As gathered, the incident which occurred at Dalli Village (Binu Quarry) along Ibadan-Ijebu-Ode Road, was reported at the Idi Ayunre Police Station in Ibadan.