By Wale Ibrahim, Lokojo
Kidnappers are on the prowl again as student of Kogi State Polytechnic, Miss Adebanjo Adetutu has been abducted by unknown gunmen .
Miss Adedutu who is an Higher National Diploma (HNDII) Student, from the Department of Office Technology Management (OTM) of the institution was kidnapped along Itakpe Lokoja Okene road on her way to her home town Ogun state after her first semester exams.
Her kidnap was barely one week after the chieftains of the Advanced People’s Democratic Alliance (APDA) Kogi State chapter were kidnapped along Idah road in the state.
According to a statement issued to by the Director of students affairs, National Association of Kogi State Student ( NAKOSS), Comrade Salihu Lukman stated that on Sunday Night, her kidnappers had earlier requested for N10milion and later reduced their ransom to N500,000.
“As I speak to you, negotiations is still on going. Those oday makes it the 4th day now and the poor mother of Adetutu who happens to be a widow can’t afford the ransom.
“We are pleading with the government and the general public to come to the aid of this poor child so that we can secure her release.”
Comrade Lukman said the State Police Command has been informed of the incident noting that the Kogi State commissioner of Police Ali Janga also promised to secure Adetutu release within the shortest possible time.