Families of rescued OOU students receive them from Ogun govt

The Olabisi Obasanjo University, Ayetoro campus, students who were recently rescured have been handed over to their parents, hours after their release by their abductors.

Dr Tomi Coker, the Ogun State Commissioner for Health, presented the two students, Precious Adeyemo and Abiola Oyefule to their parents in front of the Governor’s office, Okemosan, Abeokuta.

Recall that the two were kidnapped in front of their hostels on Sunday night by yet-to-be identified gunmen.

They were rescued on Tuesday night and kept in police custody until Wednesday.

Coker, while presenting the students to their parents, said the two are fine and in good health.

Waheed Odusile, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, in company with Commissioner for Education, Prof Abayomi Arigbabu, have earlier presented the duo to journalists.

According to Odusile, no ransom was paid for the release of the students.

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Odusile barred journalists from interviewing the students and their parents, who accompanied them also refused to grant press interviews.

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