Gunmen abduct wife of Oyo APC youth leader

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have kidnapped a medical physician, Mrs Arikeade Oni-Salawu, in Oyo state.


Arikeade, the spouse of the youth chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo, Areokuta Salawu, was kidnapped on the entrance gate of her residence in Aromolaran space of Ibadan at about 10pm on Sunday, Might 23.

It was gathered that the medical physician, who was getting back from clinic, had alighted from her office ambulance to open the gate when armed males abruptly emerged and kidnapped her proper in entrance of her husband who drove behind her.


It was additional learnt that the gunmen seized telephones of the APC youth chief whereas they left behind the cellphone of their sufferer.


Confirming the incident to Nigerian Tribune, Areokuta Salawu’s affiliate, stated;

The APC youth chief known as me at about 4.30 am to inform me that his spouse was kidnapped at about 10pm yesterday. Actually, he’s nonetheless in shock on the incident. His spouse, a medical physician, was getting back from the clinic and was driving the ambulance whereas her husband drove his personal automobile. The spouse had the gate key and alighted to open the gate. Out of the blue, gunmen emerged from nowhere and kidnapped her. They solely left the spouse’s cellphone and took away the husband’s telephones.” the affiliate narrated.