Osun State Security Network and Amotekun Corps says after a lot of pressure was mounted on some unknown kidnappers that kidnapped Muhammed Jubril the victim has been released.
He was released after the Operatives of Amotekun were closing in on the kidnappers and as a result released the victim with no ransom paid.
Recalled that operatives of Amotekun were on a search of a kidnapped victim Muhammed Jubril in Ago-Igbira a Fulani settlement of Ila-Orangun of Osun State that was kidnapped at about 1:40 am on Wednesday 12th April 2023 by unknown gunmen.
The operatives swung into action immediately after a distress call was placed to the corps ila command office by the seriki Fulani of Ago Igbira settlement that some Bororo have invaded them and kidnapped one Muhammed Jubril and immediately the Field Commander of Amotekun, Commander Olusoji Akanni mobilized the operatives and combed the forest all night till got to Ago Inisha, Arandun, and Igbo Orile in Kwara State.
Confirming the rescue to the newsmen in Osogbo, the Amotekun Corps Commander, Brig. Gen. Bashir Adewinmbi affirmed that the kidnapped victim Muhammed Jubril has been released by kidnappers after a lot of pressure was mounted on the unknown kidnappers.
“Our operatives were closing in on them and as a result released the victim with no ransom paid,” Adewinmbi said.
He also added that the investigation is still ongoing to apprehend the kidnappers.
The victim has rejoined his family.