The Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Ekiti State, Muslim Omoleke has been kidnapped by yet to be identified gunmen.
According to The Punch Omoleke was kidnapped at Iwaraja, a town near Ilesa in Osun State, at about 4pm.
A source said he was abducted along with his driver and his child, who were later released.
Spokesperson of the electoral body in Ekiti, Alhaji Taiwo Gbadegesin, confirmed the incident stating that security agencies in Ondo, Osun and Ekiti states had been contacted.
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