Gunmen Kidnap Three Federal Medical Officers In Ondo

Channels Television  
Updated December 5, 2018

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Three members of staff of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, Ondo State have been kidnapped by some yet to be identified gunmen.

The victims which include a medical doctor, a nurse and a record officer were kidnapped on Wednesday, while on their way from Akure, the state capital to Owo.

A colleague of the victims in a phone interview with Channels Television said the abductors are demanding for a sum of N50 million as ransom.

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The source who pleaded anonymity said the premises of the hospital has been thrown into confusion as a result of the incident.

The spokesperson of the Ondo State Police Command, Femi Joseph also confirmed the incident.

He added that the police have commenced investigation into the situation.