The victims were said to have been taken to a forest in Osu after their vehicle was intercepted by the gunmen.
“It is true that my brother, Usman was abducted by gunmen. They demanded ransom, but we have not been able to raise the money.
“The have not released him. I don’t have identities of others abducted. Policemen are still searching for them,” The Punch quoted Haruna Tanko, the Seriki, as saying.
Yemisi Opalola, the spokesperson for Osun Police Command, has confirmed the incident. She said the incident was reported to the command on Friday.