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Principal, Vice Principal and Three Others Abducted by Gunmen in Ondo State

Suspected kidnappers have abducted a Principal, Vice-principal, and three other teachers along AugaIse Street in  Akoko East local government area, Ondo state.

Joshua Adeyemi is the Principal of Auga Community Grammar School who was abducted while lfedayo Yesufu is the Vice-Principal.

The three teachers from the same school who were also kidnapped are Oloyede Bukola, Adagunodo Funmilayo, and Blessing Okeke.

It was learnt that the incident occurred on Thursday afternoon while they were traveling in a blue Toyota Corolla car belonging to the school principal along the Auga-Ise road in the local government area, Vanguard reports.

The victims are said to have been attacked by the kidnappers and taken to a forest.

One of the victims, Blessing Okeke, was released after the kidnappers discovered she was pregnant.

Narrating the incident, Blessing said they were waylaid while traveling in the principal’s vehicle from the school back home.

Blessing narrated that they trekked for hours inside a thick forest before she was released after their abductors discovered she was pregnant.

The Divisional Police Officer for Ikare division, Oladutoye Akinwan, said detectives had been deployed to comb the forest in a bid to secure the release of the victims.

Akinwa added that the vehicle in which the victims were travelling before their abduction had been recovered from the spot where it was abandoned by the kidnappers.