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Osun: Traditionalist Dies Trailing Abductors Of His Wives



Rafiu Agboola, Osogbo

A traditionalist, Oba Abdul Adetoyese Olakisan, the Oba Ogboni Agbaye and Awise Iwase of Yorubaland, on Sunday died in a car accident while alledgedly trailing gunmen that kidnapped his wives.

CityMirrorNews leant that some gunmen, on Sunday night (yesterday), invaded the residence of Oba Abdul Adetoyese Olakisan, at  Imesile, Obokun local government area of Osun State, were they whisked away his two wives to an unknown destination.

However, in his efforts to track the kidnappers, Oba Olakisan and a policeman, while returning home from their search, had a lone accident and died on the spot.

Confirming the incident, Osun state Police Public Relations Officer, Yemisi Opalola said Oba Ogboni, a policeman and one other woman had road accident.

Opalola said they were all rushed to the hospital where they were confirmed dead.

The police spokesperson said: “About the incident related to Ogboni Agbaye, the man and a policeman, who is the OC of Oke-Mesi were in a vehicle with one other woman, while they were returning from search of those that were kidnapped.

“They had a lone accident. Their vehicle veered off the road and rammed into a tree. 

“They were all rushed to the hospital but they all later died. 

The police are , however, still inside the forest to rescue those that were kidnapped”, she said