*By Kazeem Awojoodu, Ibadan.
A traditional ruler has been reportedly kidnapped in Ekiti.
SWIndependentnews.com.ng gathered that another Traditional Ruler has been confirmed kidnapped by unknown gunmen.
Confirming the development, the Commander of the Ekiti State Security Network ( Amotekun) , Brig Joe Komolafe, on Saturday said that the monarch was seized at his Farm in the presence of his wife and whisked to unknown place in the evil forest on Friday evening.
Akomolafe ,however said that all the security outfits in Ekiti, including police, soldiers, Amotekun corps, local hunters and Vigilance groups, are already in the forests searching for the monarch.
The kidnap of Traditional ruler who is the Eleda of Eda Ile, in Ekiti East Local government area of Ekiti State, Oba Benjamin Oso, is coming barely two months of the abduction of Obaadu of Ilemeso, in Oye local government ,Oba David Oyewumi.
An anonymous source in the community revealed that “The Oba and the wife went to farm and were accosted by these gunmen. The two would have been kidnapped, but the monarch begged the bandits to free his wife, which they agreed with”.