Abducted Ogun monarch regains freedom after days in captivity

An Ogun State monarch, Oba Tajudeen Omotayo, who was kidnapped on Saturday in Imope town in Ijebu North Local Government Area has regained his freedom.

Sources in the town told DAILY RIPPLES that Oba Omotayo regained his freedom Tuesday night after ₦5.5m was reportedly paid by his family as ransom to the kidnappers who had initially demanded payment of N200 million.

The gunmen had abducted Omotayo on Saturday while returning home from Ijebu-Ode in his vehicle, when he was ambushed at Oke -Eri area of Imope.

His attackers reportedly pulled him out of his vehicle and took him away to an unknown destination.

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