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Father And Son Abducted In Kwara

Yesterday evening, a distressing incident unfolded in the Ijara-Isin area of Isin local government area in Kwara State as a father, identified as Dipe Ajayi, and his son, Ajayi Femi, were abducted. This incident occurred at the same location where a previous abduction took place two months ago, according to a community source who spoke anonymously to

Following the incident, Superintendent Ajayi Okasanmi, the Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Kwara State Police Command, confirmed the kidnapping. 

"Upon receiving the distress signal, the state commissioner of police, Ebunoluwarotimi Adelesi, promptly deployed the anti-kidnap squad to the scene. In a unified effort, local vigilantes and hunters also joined forces with the police to rescue the victims."

The abduction has sent shockwaves throughout the community, raising concerns about the security situation in the area. The recurrence of such incidents within a short span of time has sparked anxiety among residents and underscores the need for enhanced security measures.

The Kwara State Police Command has launched a thorough investigation into the abduction, aiming to identify the perpetrators and secure the safe release of the father and son. Law enforcement agencies are working diligently to gather intelligence, trace any leads, and ensure the swift and safe return of the victims.

The state commissioner of police, Ebunoluwarotimi Adelesi, has assured the public of the police's commitment to combating criminal activities in the area. Adelesi emphasized the importance of collaboration between law enforcement agencies, local vigilantes, and the community at large to effectively tackle the menace of kidnapping.

Meanwhile, residents of the Ijara-Isin area are urged to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the nearest security agencies. Additionally, the state government is called upon to prioritize the safety and security of its citizens by bolstering security measures and implementing preventive strategies.

As the investigation progresses, the community anxiously awaits positive news regarding the safe rescue of Dipe Ajayi and his son. The incident has once again highlighted the urgent need for concerted efforts to address the security challenges faced in Kwara State and prevent future occurrences of such heinous crimes.

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