Three persons said to be workers of fmr President Olusegun Obasanjo firm, Obasanjo Holdings have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening.

They were said to have been abducted at Kobape, a community under Obafemi-Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State.

The abductees were accosted while driving on the Kobape road.

The company’s Financial Controller, the Group Auditor, and the Group Store Manager were said to be the victims of the incident.

The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi who confirmed the incident said it happened around 6 pm on Wednesday.

He said, “Yes, the kidnapping happened around 6 pm on Wednesday. There is one Obasanjo farm around the area in Kobape.

“Our men have begun searching for them and we will ensure they are rescued.”