The Kwara state police command have confirmed that one person has been killed and three abducted in successful operation by yet to be identify gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in Ilorin hotel
Matters Arising learnt that, at about 8pm of Saturday 28th of August 2021, a distress call was received by the command to the effect that, about ten armed men in military uniform invaded Zulu Abeje Hotel, Madala via Alapa. In an attempt to abduct the owner of the hotel, one Zulu ‘m’.
Shots were fired by the invaders and one Aro Radaq ‘m’ of Oloje Ilorin, was hit and he died at the front of the hotel. The target of the kidnap who happens to be the owner of the hotel escaped with injuries.
While escaping into the bush, the kidnappers abducted one Abdulhakeem Aminu ‘m’ of Anifowoshe Ilorin.
The Commissioner of Police Kwara State Command, CP Tuesday Assayomo psc+ who immediately dispatched the Command’s tactical units on receipt of the information also co-opted local hunters, vigilantes and Opc in the search and rescue endeavor.
While commensurating with the family of the dead victim, the CP assures good people of Kwara State, especially the families of the victims that no stone would be left unturned in the effort to rescue the abductee and arrest the culprits.
He solicited the cooperation of the people through giving the police information that might aid the command in early arrest of the suspects and rescue of the victim.
The CP also advised the world-be planners of any protest tomorrow Monday 30/8/2021 to shun such plans, if truly it exists, as adequate security is already emplaced to forestall any break down of law and order and to protect every law abiding citizens of the state, please.