By Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado-Ekiti
Victims of Tuesday’s kidnap attack on a hotel at Ayetoro-Ekiti in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State have been set free by their abductors.
Police spokesman ASP Sunday Abutu, in telephone chat with our reporter, said the abductees were freed at Ikun Ekiti, Moba Council Area after intense manhunt launched by men of the command.
Abutu clarified that two persons were abducted during the attack contrary to circulated reports that four persons were taken away from the hotel.
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He said: “The two abductees have regained their freedom . They were freed yesterday (Wednesday) at about 10:30pm close to Ikun Bridge in Moba local government area.
“Two people were actually kidnapped, the third person, who is the security man was cut with a machete, but was not taken away”.
Abutu also debunked the claim that someone was raped during the attack, saying investigation didn’t reveal this..