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Abducted FUNAAB Student Set Free



Olayinka Toyinbo, a student of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) who was kidnapped by suspected gunmen has been set free.

Recall that Ghgossip had reported that the 400 level student of Aquaculture and Fisheries Management was kidnapped on Saturday, May 22 from a farm in Abule Itoko, a village in Odeda Local Government.

According to reports, he had been working and living in Abule Itoko for the past three years.

Confirming the fresh development, the Head Directorate of Public Relations of FUNAAB released a statement in Abeokuta on Tuesday, May 25 saying the suspected kidnappers set Toyinbo free on Monday night hale and hearty.

He said;

“The management of the university, on behalf of the entire academic community, is deeply grateful to security agencies, both the conventional and the unconventional. We are particularly grateful to the state police command, the media, traditional rulers, other stakeholders and the public in general for their concern and efforts which culminated in the freedom of our student,” he said.

Confirming the student’s release, spokesperson of the State Police Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said Toyinbo and others had been reunited with their families.

“Police operatives had been in the forest for those three days. The student and the two others were released yesterday night (Monday) and they have all been reunited with their families,” the PPRO stated.


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