Amidst the coronavirus crisis and pandemic in Nigerian, the twins children of a popular fiery Islamic cleric in Oyo state, Sheikh Taofeeq Akewugbagold have been kidnapped at gun point.
The vocal cleric alerted the nation about the incident that his boy and girl were abducted by unknown gun men in Ibadan, Oyo state capital, yesterday (April 25).
“MY TWINS children were kidnapped at gun point at my Ojoo residence Ibadan, around 8pm SATURDAY 10 minutes after I left my home recording lecture in a studio. Everybody should pls for Allah’s sake assist me in prayer and begging the abductor to pls be mercy with me especially their mother who was barren for 12 years b4. Am begging not flexing anything.This is their pictures,help share wide. Oh my God! My number 08035066122 only for those who have any assistance to see them not for greeting or flashing. Thanks”
State Police Command spokesperson, Fadeyi Olugbenga noted that concerted efforts are being made to rescue the twins alive and reunite them with their parents.