Operatives of the Kwara State Police command have recovered the decomposing body of Olujala Adegboja, the brother to the traditional ruler of Olla town in Isin Local Government Area of the state.
The 56-year-old farmer fondly called Onijay, was abducted on Friday, November 19, 2021 in Olla town.
The deceased was also the brother to one of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains, Hon. Onijala, who was a former aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan.
Oni-jay, said to be managing a farm around the area, was ambushed by the armed men on his way home in a white Hilux van.
The kidnappers demanded N200m ransom for the release of the victim but later reduced it to N10m.
Spokesperson of the command, Okasanmi Ajayi, In a statement on Wednesday in Ilorin, said the deceased’s decomposing body was recovered inside the bush.
“The Kwara State Police Command wishes to inform the good people of Kwara State the recovery of the dead body of one Olujala Adegboja ‘male’ aged 56, who was kidnapped on the 19/11/2021 at Olla town in Isin Local government area of Kwara state,” Ajayi stated.