The remaining 4 RCCG Pastors kidnapped by unknown gunmen have been rescued by The Ogun State Police Command, the Force reports.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, confirmed this on Saturday following the rescue of a woman, Mrs Ibelegbo Chidinma, who was also kidnapped earlier.
Mrs Chidinma is a deaconess at the Redeem Christian Church of God (RCCG), the police confirmed.
An earlier statement by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, had revealed that one of the victims, Deaconess Ibelegbo Chidinma, was rescued
The statement read,
“The Ogun State Police Command has rescued Mrs Ibelegbo Chidinma the only woman amongst those abducted on Thursday unhurt.
“The woman who is a Deaconess of The Redeemed Christian Church of God regained her freedom in the early hour of today 3rd of August 2019, and she is currently at the command’s headquarters in Abeokuta where arrangement is being made to take her to the Redemption Camp.
“Efforts is on top gear to rescue the remaining victims as the kidnappers who kept them in separate locations were changing their locations from time to time within the forest.”
The five victims were abducted by armed men on Friday on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway.
In the new report, Oyeyemi stated that all the kidnapped victims were rescued unhurt from their abductors by operatives of the Command.