A young man by name Issa Naigheti has been apprehended by the police for allegedly kidnapping his father and collecting a ransom of N2.5m.
Spokesman of the Kwara State police command, Ajayi Okasanmi, said the suspect was arrested around Kambi area of Ilorin by officers attached to the anti-kidnapping team of the Kwara police command.
Naigheti has reportedly confessed to the crime. Okasanmi said;
“The suspect confessed under interrogation to having conspired with two others to kidnap his father, Bature Naigboho in Igboho/Igbeti area of Oyo State and collected N2.5m ransom”
Okasanmi further revealed that the case would be transferred to Oyo State, which is where the crime took place.