By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the abduction of five persons at different locations in the state on Sunday and Monday.
Western Post gathered that gunmen on Sunday attacked a commercial vehicle and abducted a passenger at Tafia, a village under Esaoke, around Imesi-Ile area of the state.
Also on Monday, another vehicle was ambushed by some suspected Fulani herdsmen at Esa-Odo and abducted four persons.
It was learnt that the kidnappers took the victims to the forest.
Ademola Ekudayo, Director-General of Kiriji Heritage Defendants, who spoke on the matter said security personnel have been drafted to the area.
The State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Yemisi Opalola confirmed the incident, saying that rescue team is already combing the forest to locate the victims.