The wife of the Chief of Staff to Ondo State Governor, Olugbenga Ale has been rescued from the kidnappers’ den today.
Also released alongside Mrs Ale was her friend who they were both kidnapped on Thursday night around Owena area, near Akure.
Reports say security agencies initiated a manhunt for the criminals, following detailed intelligence gathering spearheaded by the Amotekun Corps which indicated the location and track of the hoodlums.
It was gathered that after sessions of hot exchanges of gunfire, the combined operations of joint security agencies were able to overpower the hoodlums and rescued the kidnapped individuals unhurt.
Meanwhile, Chief Olugbenga Ale while confirming the good news stated that his wife and her friend were rescued unhurt by the “highly professional security forces and are currently in excellent condition.”