Earlier on Wednesday, it was reported that about three Chinese citizens were kidnapped in the recent attack in Akere Atakunmosa village, Osun State.
During the cause of the attack, a policeman who was assigned to guard the Chinese was killed by the Gunmen.
A source said it was a minor dispute between the labourers and the expatriates over a wage which leads to some bickering and later transformed into a bigger crisis.
Due to the dispute between the labourers and those Chinese men, the Gunmen capitalised their attack plan on the situation.
According to the security officer in command,
“We have been tracing them since the attack now but we have not found them, he added ” they are demanding for 500 million as a ransom before they could be released.
he insurgency was confirmed by General Bashir Adewinbi, the Corps Commander of Amotekun in Osun State.
He mentioned, “only one policeman was killed during the attack and they abducted three Chinese men. we have sent our men to the area in other to arrest the perpetrators and ensure the safety of the Chinese men that were kidnapped.”