August 10, 2016 – Iba Landlord & Residents Who Planned The Abduction Of Lagos Monarch Oniba Of Ibaland, Oba Goriola Oseni Arrested
Two residents and a landlord of Iba, Lagos who liaised with kidnappers to abduct the Oniba of Ibaland, Oba Goriola Oseni, for ransom have been arrested.
According to one of the police officers in charge of the case, the landlord and the two residents are well known to the monarch.
The suspects allegedly sold information concerning the layout of Oseni’s palace and security arrangement to kidnappers for money.
The landlord and the residents were mentioned by the overall leader of the kidnappers, identified as Duba Furejo (32) aka General Duba. The three suspects were paid N800,000 out of the N15.1 million ransom for their roles.
The Oniba of Ibaland was kidnapped from his palace on the 16th of July and rescued this past Saturday.