The two children of an akoko based cattle dealer who were kidnapped few days ago have regained their freedom.

Positive fm gathered that the children were rescued by the combined team of local hunters and vigilante popularly called Safety team who combed the kidnappers den in Ajowa Akoko.

It was also learnt that one of the children, a lady had earlier escaped from the kidnappers, thereby assisting the safety team in locating the kidnappers’ den to rescue her sibling.

The two children of the cattle dealer popularly called Yekini and a farmer simply called Alhaji Dele were kidnapped on Tuesday while one person was killed by the bandits during the operation.

Last month the safety team rescued an okada man who was kidnapped between Ajowa and Akunu Akoko when they bombarded the forest which harbour the criminals.

Meanwhile, The Akala of Ikaram Akoko, Oba Andrew Momodu has appealed to the federal government to empower security agencies to withstand the current level of insecurity in the country.

Similarly, the chairman of Police Community Relations Committee, PCRC in Ikare Akoko, Mr Femi Oloketuyi wants the Federal Government to consider the establishment of state police to compliment the efforts of the existing security agencies in Nigeria.


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