Lagos - Gunmen have abducted a director of account in the office of the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, Thomas Otuyemi, in the Epe area of the state according to Punch.
Otuyemi was abducted by the gunmen alongside his son on Saturday.
It was gathered that the gunmen, who came from the creeks in the Epe area, took father and son away to an unknown location.
A source at the state government secretariat in Alausa said the abduction got to the knowledge of the government on Sunday.
The abductors are yet to make contacts with the family.
The Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the abduction according to Naij.
She added that the police were on the trail of the kidnappers and that the director would soon be rescued.
- News 24