“He went to conduct our Local Government Congress in Efon Alaaye and he was abducted while returning to Aramoko. The family had been contacted, but they told the abductors that even the entire family can’t raise N1 million and they were requesting for a staggering sum of N30 million to secure his freedom’
“The family told us reliably that it had made a formal complaint at the police station in Efon about the situation and they promised to take action’ Our party is not resting as well. We are making contacts to ensure that his safety is guaranteed in the kidnappers’ den,’’ he said.
As at the time of filing this report, Ekiti State Commissioner of Police Abdulahi Chafe, said he would need time to speak on the matter, saying he had travelled out of the state and would return shortly.
Penpushing recalled that, Oni’s kidnap comes a few months a leader of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in the state, Ayo Arise, was also kidnapped, and the family had to pay a ransom before he(Arise, a former Senator) could regain freedom