Police, native hunters, and a few males from different safety outfits have rescued 4 of the passengers kidnapped by suspected gunmen at Odo-Osun round Imesi-ile within the Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State.
The kidnapped passengers have been reportedly kidnapped whereas going from Ekiti in the direction of Ikirun through Ila street, when the abductors hijacked their bus at Odo-Osun after taking pictures on the bus a number of occasions to pressure the car to cease.
It was learnt that the passengers have been whisked away to a close-by bush.
Meanwhile, the 4 passengers have been rescued after the safety brokers out of the blue stormed the hideouts of the bandits, participating them in gunfire.
It was learnt that one of many native hunters sustained a gunshot harm throughout the shootout.
The police, vigilantes, members of the Oodua Peoples Congress (OPC), and different native safety operatives have been nonetheless within the forest, making an attempt to rescue the remaining kidnapped passengers on the time of submitting this report.