How Lagos monarch was kidnapped— wife

  |   Nigeria News
  • LAGOS—Nofisat, wife of the 73-year-old abducted Lagos monarch, Oba Yushau Oseni, Oniba Ibaland, yesterday, said the Oba was kidnapped at about 8p.m.

  • It was gathered that over 15 mask-wearing gunmen stormed the town. While six of the kidnappers entered the palace, others stood at strategic locations, including the waterways. The policeman attached to the palace had closed from duty by 4p.m.

  • The alleged abductor is a militant leader, believed to be an indigene of Arugbo, an Ijaw community in Ondo State. Apparently he is currently keeping the kidnapped monarch in his camp in Ijegemo-Idimu, Lagos.

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