A male hotelier and another man were on Thursday kidnapped in Ogbomoso, Oyo State

They were said to have been abducted at a hotel around Abaa area of the town.

A local online newspaper hotelier, National Insight, claimed that the hotelier also owns a farm in the town. He was said to have just returned to Ogbomoso from a trip before the incident.

The abductors reportedly fired several gunshots as they retreated into the bush with their victims.

Although details and identities of the victims could not be ascertained as of press time, police and Amotekun operatives were said to have started combing the area.

A supervisor at TDB farms, owned by late former Governor Adebayo Alao Akala, was recently abducted in Jabata area of the town.

The proprietor of a private clinic identified as Abdulrasheed was also kidnapped in Surulere area of the town. They were rescued after payment of ransom.