Gunmen kidnapped an employee of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Abiodun Adenuga, at his residence in Aiyepe in Odogbolu local government area Ogun state.
The Ogun State Police Command confirmed the incident.
Adenuga is said to have been abducted around 10 pm Wednesday at his home at gunpoint.
According to family sources, “the abductors are demanding a ransom of N15 million for his release.”
It was gathered that the abductors had opened negotiations with the members of the family and had refused to reduce the ransom.
Abimbola Oyeyemi, Ogun Police Public Relations Officer confirmed that someone was kidnapped in that area.
He, however, could not ascertain who the abducted person was.
Oyeyemi noted that the police were doing all that was necessary to ensure the victim was rescued unhurt as soon as possible