Gunmen have kidnapped the wife of Olugbenga Ale, the Chief of Staff to the Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu.
Mrs Ale was abducted at Owena in Idanre council of the state on Thursday night, police and government sources said.
She was returning from Lagos to Akure when she was abducted, sources said.
“She was abducted at Owena and the commissioner of police has instructed police officers in the division to start combing the forest,” state police spokesperson Leo lkoro said.
Mrs Ale’s kidnapping took place hours after a traditional ruler, the Olufon of lfon, Isreal Adewusi, was killed by assailants in the state.