Gunmen on Thursday morning reportedly abducted 18 passengers from a commercial bus in the Ibarapa axis of Oyo State.
The Secretary of the Farmers Union in Ibarapa, Taiwo Adeagbo, who confirmed the incident to The PUNCH said the passengers were said to be coming from Ogun State into the state.
“The bus is still beside the road there between Eruwa and Igboora. I have told the police, I told our senator and others. I am saddened by these happenings.
The Convener of Igangan Development Advocates, Oladiran Oladokun, also confirmed the development.
The spokesperson of police in the state, Adewale Osifeso, and Amotekun commandant, Olayinka Olayanju, did not respond to calls and text messages as of the time of filing this report.