Abducted Ondo construction workers freed



By Wisdom Deji-Folutile

Construction workers who were abducted by gunmen last Tuesday last in Ondo State have been released from captivity.

The three workers were engaged by the construction firm handling the Ikaram-Akunu-Akoko Highway in the state when they were seized by kidnappers.


A source has now said the abducted workers were released over the weekend, however, it was not specified if they paid a ransom to secure their release.

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Spokesperson for the police in the state, Tee-Leo Ikoro, said that the workers had been freed but did not make any further comment on the circumstances surrounding their release.