Ekiti State Commissioner for Agriculture, Olabode Folorunso, who was abducted by unknown gunmen has regained freedom after eight days in captivity.
This was made known in a statement signed by the state Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation, Muyiwa Olumilua on Monday.
The statement read: “He was released a few hours ago unhurt and has since rejoined his family.
“The government is grateful for the concern shown by members of the public during his period of incarceration.
“Similarly, the government appreciates the effort of the security agencies in securing his release as well as ensuring the security of lives and properties on our roads.
“The government also expresses sympathy to the family of the late Councillor, Mr Olatunji Omotosho, who was killed by the gunmen during the abduction on April 26, 2020.”