Kidnap: Ekiti traditional council calls for troops’ deployment



The Ekiti Council of Traditional Rulers on Friday for the deployment of  in the following attacks and kidnap of royal fathers by gunmen.

The Chairman of the council and Alawe of Ilawe Ekiti, Oba Adebanji Alabi, made the call in a in Ado Ekiti on Friday.

Ajibade was reaction to the Thursday kidnap of Oba David Oyewumi, the Obadu of Ilemeso  and foiled kidnap of Oba Adetutu Ajayi, the Elewu of Ewu Ekiti.

The chairman stressed the need to deploy to the to assist the police in flushing kidnappers and terrorists.

Ajibade described attacks and kidnap of royal fathers in the as “embarrassing, worrisome and troubling’’.

He urged the police to swing into action and the of Ilemeso Ekiti, Oba David Oyewumi, who was kidnapped on Thursday night.

The appealed to residents of the various communities in the state to give useful information on suspicious persons and movements. (NAN)