Gunmen, who hijacked a school bus on Thursday morning in Oba Ile, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, have released the abducted female staff unconditionally.
It was gathered the gunmen missed their target as no pupil was inside the bus when they struck, they rode on motorcycles, double-crossed the bus belonging to Chimola School around 6:45 am when the driver was on a routine of picking pupils
They had driven the bus to a bush after Ilara Mokin before they asked the abducted bus attendant to start running.
Narrating her ordeal, the staff who gave her name as Omolayo Ojo, said she saw the abductors blocked them and brought out gun and battle-axe. She said they dragged the driver out but took her along as they drove away
Ojo stated that when they got to the bush, they asked her to cooperate and requested her name and her father’s, then she was asked to start running without looking back.
While running, she couldn’t find her way back, but fortunately for her, she saw an old woman, who showed her the way to the road. Finding her way to the road, a motorcyclist, gave her N500, she used to transport herself to town
The principal of the school, Mrs Akinde Bolatito, said the driver narrated to her what happened at the police station where he was still being questioned.
“Omolayo has been working with us for over two years. She said they drove her into the bush. She was not tampered with. No hurt on her body”.