Gunmen have kidnapped the Chairman of Iganna Local Council Development Area of Oyo State, Jacob Olayiwola Adeleke.
The council boss was abducted alongside his driver on Sunday night along Okeho-Ado Awaye road.
He was said to be heading for Ibadan for a meeting with Governor Seyi Makinde on Monday.
This was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Gbenga Fadeyi via a telephone conversation.
According to the police spokesman, efforts are in top gear to release the victims and arrest the kidnappers.
Meanwhile, the kidnappers have allegedly demanded for a N200 million ransom to secure their release.