Senator Ayo Arise Regains Freedom From Kidnappers Den
A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and a former Senator, Ayo Arise, has reportedly regain freedom from gunmen who abducted him on Sunday along the Okene-Abuja highway while travelling back to Abuja from his country home in Oye-Ekiti.
President, Oye Progressives Union, which is the umbrella association of the indigenes of Oye, Mr. Akin Omole, confirmed the release of the All Progressives Congress chieftain.
“Yes, I’ve heard from him and he told us that he had regained his freedom. We are immensely grateful to God Almighty and to everyone who acted in one way or the other for his release,” Omole said in a telephone chat with journalists.
He added, “Oye-Ekiti is highly grateful and we are saying thank you. OPU, on behalf of the Oye-Ekiti community, is grateful to everyone who contributed in several ways towards ensuring that our illustrious son is freed without being harmed.”