A driver alongside his passenger who were Kidnapped by gunmen on Ibada-Akure Road have been rescued by the police.
The duo were Kidnapped from a commercial bus marked KTP 331 RG after a gun battle with security operatives on Saturday March 6.
They were nevertheless rescued by the search parties which involved the police, hunters and members of Oodua People’s Congress (OPC) on Monday March 8.
Olawale Olokode, the Osun State Commissioner of Police also announced that four of the kidnappers have been nabbed.
A statement issued by the police spokesperson, Mrs Yemisi Opalola on Tuesday March 9 partly read;
“The victims were released due to the pressure mounted on the abductors by the police and other security agencies.”