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Abduction of Rotimi’s wife: Police arrest couple


IBADAN—OYO Police command has arrested a couple for the abduction of the wife of a former Military Governor of old Western region, Brig. Gen. Oluwole Rotimi (rtd).

Titilayo Oluwole Rotimi was kidnapped by a four-man gang within her company premises-OAK Enterprises, Ibadan on December 10.

She was let off the hook by her captors a few days ago and has since left the country.

Notwithstanding, the police vowed to unearth the mystery surrounding her abduction.

According to the police Public Relations officer, DSP Ayodeji Lanade, investigations led to the arrest of Mrs Ruth Yemisi and Mathew Adubi Adekiya.

The couple is now being detained at the State Criminal Investigation Department Iyaganku, Ibadan.

Vanguard gathered that the detained woman lived with Mrs. Oluwole Rotimi.

“The suspects are still being investigated. Like I told you, I have been to the Iyaganku division, and I have confirmed that they were being investigated. If after investigation, they are found not to be culpable, they will simply be released.

“We had said it that irrespective of the fact that the abducted woman had been released, our investigations still continue. The Police Commissioner had said it that anyone found not connected with the crime would be released after interrogation”.


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