According to reports, a Nigerian man identified as Mathew Isichei Chukwuebuka, based in Lagos based mysteriously found himself in Ibadan after answering a call from an unknown caller.
According Mathew Isichei Chukwuebuka, he found himself in Ibadan, Oyo State, after answering a phone call from a father and son kidnap gang. He was called through his phone and doesn’t know how he got to Ibadan, he said.
Mathew said upon his arrival, he was given something from a black pot to eat, causing him to lose his senses, he revealed to the Lagos State Police Command.
Meanwhile, the police command has arrested two suspected kidnappers, Thoa Akorede and Alhaji Muhibudeen Akorede, who abducted him.
The victim was ordered to surrender his phone to them and the phone was programmed to reject any incoming calls except the only line that they were demanding ransom through.
Chukwuebuka told the police that his abductors collected all the money in his possession and were demanding for more. He said they also took him to an ATM point where they withdrew the sum of N10,000 from his account. .
They demanded a ransom of N30,000,000 to be paid into the victim’s bank account. He was detained in their custody for a period of 9 days without being fed.