Suspected kidnappers have abducted the Executive Secretary , Cocoa Association of Nigeria (CAN), Mr. Michael Adewunmi.
Police authorities said Mr. Adewunmi was ambushed at the Oshokoti area of Akure, the state capital.
The source said a black Toyota Lexus jeep belonging to the victim was abandoned with its four doors open widely at the junction of the street where he was reported as abducted. Mr Adewunmi lost his Ipad, phones, and other sophisticated personal gadgets to the kidnappers.
It was learnt that the victim was coming from a programme and heading home during the late night hours, when he was forced to enter the kidnappers vehicle.
The vehicle , with registration number Ondo ANG 149 AA, has since been parked at the Ijapo Police Station as investigation commenced.
A mobile phone belonging to the victim has however been recovered by the police after being returned by a local samaritan, who picked it up around Olu Foam area of the State.
At the time of publication , the kidnappers were yet to contact the victim’s family to demand a ransom.