Ekiti State Commissioner for Agric, Mr Folorunsho Olabode who was kidnapped by unknown gunnmen has been released by his abductors after spending nine days in captivity
Olabode was kidnapped by unknown gunmen along Isan-Iludun road and a councilor who was in his entourage shot dead by the assilants
A woman who was also kidnapped with the Commissioner was released few days ago
A former House of Assembly member in ilejemeje local government Hon. Segun Erinle told reporters that the victim regained freedom this afternoon a about 4:15pm.
Hon. Erinle said the victim was recovered at a remote area in Okole Local government.
Ekiti State Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation Muyiwa Olumilua in a statement in Ado Ekiti confirmed the release of the abducted Commissioner.
He appreciate members of the public for their concern adding that the government is doing everything possible to rid the state of criminally minded elements.
When contacted the Ekiti State Public Relations Officer Sunday Abutu also confirmed the release of the Commissioner.