Ekiti West local government Supervisor for Agriculture, Ebenezer Busuyi, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
He was taken on Thursday, April 22, 2021 while he was driving along Erijiyan Ekiti road.
The abductors dragged him out of his car and made away with him leaving the car abandoned on the roadside.
One of the residents of Erijiyan Ekiti who put a call across to newsmen explained that police from Ilawe Ekiti had visited the spot of the incident while the vehicle of the victim had been taken to police custody.
The residents called on security agents to swing into action to rescue the APC stalwart.
When contacted, the spokesperson for the Ekiti state police command, Mr Sunday Abutu, who confirmed the incident said that the command would work towards his rescue.