Jan 25, 2022

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Oil Worker Going for Father-in-Law’s Burial Ceremony Kidnapped, Killed Despite N5m Ransom Raised by Family – Legit.ng

  • Ojonimi Ossai, an oil worker who works with Shell, was killed by suspected kidnappers in Kogi state
  • The deceased is said to have traveled to Igala Mela / Odolu LGA in Kogi state for the funeral ceremony of his father-in-law when he was kidnapped
  • Although the kidnappers received a ransom of 5 million his body was on Tuesday, January 11th recovered

Kogi State – Ojonimi Ossai, an official from Shell Petroleum Development Company, was reportedly by his kidnappers killed.

Daily Trust reported that Ossai was killed despite a N5 million ransom raised by his family. p>

The newspaper added that the late Ossai was on his way to his father-in-law’s funeral in the local Igala Mela / Odolu government of the state it was Kogi when he was abducted last weekend.

A family source said N5 million were delivered to his kidnappers, but unfortunately his body was removed on Tuesday, January 11th. brought out of the bush.

The late Ossai worked for Shell for 23 years

The deceased is said to have spent 23 years in the service of Shell had to travel to the funeral from his base in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, but gave in to family pressure.

An unnamed family source reportedly said: < / p>

“He came home in a rickety car to hide himself from kidnappers. Even so, he met her on Itobe Anyigba Street. We got his body out of the bush this morning. “

I don’t even have anything to eat: says Katsina-Mann as he removes the roof to pay the ransom of N100,000 for his son

In another report, a farmer identified as Saidu Faskari in Katsina state removed the roof of his house in order to sell it to get ransom money for his release Bandits to collect kidnapped eldest son.

A local journalist named Ibrahim Bawa had posted a video clip and pictures of the man while his roofing membrane was being removed.

Bawa told the Premium Times that an elderly man could not raise the ransom. Faskari himself was kidnapped in December 2021 and spent 13 days with the bandits.