By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
A son of the immediate past Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, identified as Dayo Adewole was on Tuesday abducted by gunmen
New Nigerian reliably learnt that Dayo was abducted by the gunmen that reportedly waylaid him at about 6pm on his farm in Iroko, near Fiditi in Afijio Local government area of Oyo State.
Our correspondent gathered that Day was together with some of of his staff in the farm when the gunmen stormed the farm and abducted him to an unknown destination.
It was learnt that the villagers were immediately alerted by the staff after Dayo was taken away by the abductors with local hunters were mobilised by the Oniroko of Iroko.
Sources said the local hunters later reportedly located the car purportedly used the abductors along the road to Iware village near Iroko but that they are yet to locate Dayo’s whereabouts
As at the time of sending this report, the military, the police and security agencies have joined forces with the villagers to search for the Minister’s Son. Dayo
Contacted, Oyo state Police Command Public Relations Officer, SP Lawrence Oladeji confirmed the story and that men of the Command have swung into action.
SP Oladeji said already the vehicle used by the hoodlums to abduct the Minister’s Son have been recovered while manhunt for the abductors and the Minister’s Son continues.