The Abductors of the recently kidnapped Federal polytechnic Offa student freed him seven days after he was kidnapped
Bashir Ahmed, an ND ll Computer Science student of The Federal Polytechnic Offa was declared missing seven days ago but finally seen on Thursday morning after regaining freedom from his assailiants.
The student was accosted and forced to enter a tainted car at gun point by three unknown gunmen by 7.30 am around Government Day Secondary School area in Offa, Kwara State, and drove off immediately to an unknown destination.
Bashir narrating his ordeal said he was unconscious during interaction with the culprits and could not recall any events that transpired when he was in captive.
While explaining how he regained freedom, he said around 4 am on Thursday, one of the culprits directed him to ply through a particular direction where he later regained his route to the road along Ilorin axis.
According to him: ” I went to give a friend textbook around 7:30 am on Friday 3rd of September 2021 and while coming back, I was stopped by some guys, one of them approached me with a gun and asked me to get into a car, and I became unconscious immediately I got into the car.
” I was tied for almost four days and did not know where we were until around 4am on Thursday morning when I was released and one of them directed me to go along a particular direction that will lead to the road.
I found my route to the main road along Ilorin axis where I was helped by a motorist back to Offa.”
Reacting on behalf of the Management, the Polytechnic Director of Information, Public Relations and Protocols, Olayinka Iroye said the Management through Directorate of Students’ Affairs and the Polytechnic Security had earlier set up all machineries in motion and hinted all relevant authorities and the media towards his discovery and recovery.
The Management thanked God for foiling all the evil attempt and for preserving the student for days in the hands of the evil men.
Management further advised all students to always be cautious of their environments and inform their colleagues, neighbors about their every movements.
Bashir is presently at the Medical Facility for proper medical examination and observation.
As of the time of this report, he is hale, hearty and in good spirit.