Ondo: Gunmen Abduct Principal, Vice, Three Teachers


The Principal of Auga Community Grammar School, Auga-Ise road in Akoko North East council area of Ondo state, has been abducted by suspected kidnappers.

Taken alonside the Principal were his Vice, lfedayo Yesufu and three other teachers along.

The other three abducted teachers who also teach in the same school include, Oloyede Bukola, Adagunodo Funmilayo and Blessing Okeke.

According to eyewitness account, the incident occurred on Thursday afternoon while they were travelling in a Blue Toyota Corolla car belonging to the school Principal along the Auga-Ise road in Akoko North East council area of the state.

The source said that the unsuspecting victims were ambushed and whisked away into the thick forest by the abductors.

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One of the victims, Blessing Okeke, was released after the captors discovered that she was pregnant.

Giving account of the incident, Blessing said they were ambushed while traveling in the Principal vehicle from the school back home.

Blessing added that they trekked for hours inside thick forest before she was released after their abductors discovered she was pregnant.

The Divisional Police Officer for Ikare division, Oladutoye Akinwan, said detectives have been deployed to comb the forest in a bid to secure the release of the victims.

Akinwa added that the vehicle in which the victims were travelling before their abduction had been recovered from the spot which it was abandoned by the kidnappers.


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