The Oyo State command of the Nigerian Police Force has announced the arrest of four people in relatiion to the kidnap of the twin children of popular Ibadan cleric, Alhaji Taofeek Akewugbagold.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, Mr Gbenga Fadeyi, who confirmed the incident disclosed that four persons have been arrested in connection with the kidnap, and were assisting the police in their investigations.
It had been had earlier reported how the cleric announced that his kids have been kidnapped in a Facebook poat on Sunday morning.
“What a country! My twins children were kidnapped at gun point at my Ojoo residence Ibadan, around 8pm SATURDAY 10 minutes after I left my home recording lecture in a studio,” Akewugbagold, a former chairman of the Oyo State Pilgrims Welfare Board (Muslim Wing) explained.
He added: “Everybody should pls for Allah’s sake assist me in prayer and begging the abductor to pls be mercy with me expecially their mother who was barren for 12 years b4. Am begging not flexing anything.This is their pictures, help share wide (sic). Oh my God!” (Sic).