Gunmen Abduct Senator, Aide In Ogun
Former Minister of State for Education, ?Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, was abducted on Thursday by gunmen at Igbogila area of Ogun State.
Anisulowo, according to one of her younger brother, Kola Popoola, was kidnapped on her way from farm.
Also abducted along with Anisulowo is her security aide.
Anisulowo marked her 70th birthday recently in Ilaro, the headquarters of Yewa South Local Government Area of Ogun state and represented Ogun West Senatorial District at the National Assembly.
The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said the Command got a report that Anisulowo was kidnapped Thursday evening by armed men.
He said, “Yes. We have the report that the senator was kidnapped this evening by some armed men.
“The State commissioner of police, CP Abdulmajid Ali , has despatched teams to the area, Ilaro, for the rescue operation. We want to assure the Public particularly her relations and those concerned that we will rescue her unhurt soon and the perpetrators will be apprehended.
“We have embarked on scientific investigation on the kidnap case. And we are optimistic that the Senator will be rescued very soon.”