The chairman of Ibadan branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Dr. Oluwole Akintayo has confirmed the abduction of a senior lawyer, Musibau Adetunmbi in Iwaraja, Osun State.
According to the NBA chairman, Adetunmbi was travelling on Monday, April 15, to Ondo State to appear in a matter he had in Akure for Tuesday morning when the incident happened.
Akintayo said, “He was in the car with his driver and other team members when his vehicle was ambushed by suspected kidnappers.
“Other team members were asked to alight, while they drove him and his driver to an unknown destination.
“We went to the spot where the incident happened today (Tuesday) and there was no trace yet of his whereabouts.
“We reported the matter to the Osun State Police Command. Unfortunately, no contact has been established with us or his family by his kidnappers.