Kidnapped wife of the Chief of Staff to the Ondo State governor, Olugbenga Ale, has regained her freedom.

Mrs. Ale, alongside one other person, was kidnapped Thursday evening along the Ondo-Akure Expressway while returning from Lagos back to Akure.

The Next Edition learnt that the victims were rescued on Saturday morning by men of the Ondo State Security Network popularly known as Amotekun Corps in collaboration with local hunters and vigilante in the area.

They had located the place where the kidnappers had kept the victims.


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The Commander of the Amotekun Corps, Adetunji Adeleye, confirmed the release of Mrs. Ale to newsmen, but said it was too early to disclose details of the rescue operation.

He simply said, “We thank God for the achievement, it was not easy. But we are able to arrest some persons in connection with the matter.”