Abductors of the conventional ruler, Oba Clement Jimoh of Oso Ajowa Akoko in Akoko West Local Government Area of Ondo State, have reached out to the household of the sufferer, demanding a sum of N100 million to safe his launch.
This comes three days after the monarch’s abduction. He was kidnapped on Thursday at about 10.15 pm from his residence by some armed males who took him to an unknown vacation spot.
Oba Jimoh was kidnapped on Thursday at about 10.15 pm at his residence by some armed males who had been capturing sporadically into the air as they whisked him away to an unknown vacation spot.
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A supply instructed Punch that the kidnappers have contacted the household and demanded N100million.
Residents in the group have begun a praying and fasting programme for the launch of their Oba.
Meanwhile, the Public Relations Officer of the Ondo State Police Command, Funmilayo Odunlami, mentioned the males of the command had been nonetheless in the forest to rescue the monarch.
“Efforts are still ongoing to rescue the victim”, the police spokesperson mentioned.