The mother of an Ogun State House of Assembly member, Remmy Hassan, has been kidnapped by suspected gunmen in the Omu-Ijebu area of Ogun state.
Speaking to PREMIUM TIMES over the telephone, Mr. Hassan said his mother was kidnapped from her home in Omu-Ijebu on Wednesday evening.
“It’s correct, she was kidnapped not quite long and the police has been notified. Let’s leave it to the police,” Mr. Hassan a former deputy speaker of the Assembly told our reporter.
PREMIUM TIMES was however unable to ascertain if rescue operations had begun as calls placed to the spokesperson of the state police command were unanswered just as text messages were not responded to.