How I escaped kidnap attempt — Late Timothy Adegoke’s brother


Olugbade, the brother of late Timothy Adegoke, a student of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Ile-Ife, who died at the Hilton Hotels and Resorts, has explained his ordeal with those that attempted to kidnap him on Saturday.

Speaking to journalists in Ibadan, Olugbade revealed that some men in a car came to his area in the Eruwa community of Ibarapa East Local Government Area, in Oyo State.

He said they attempted to drag him into the vehicle, with a view to whisking him away.

Olugbade, who had been championing the calls for justice for his late brother, stated that he was saved by some security operatives that rushed to the scene.

Narrating how it happened, he said that he had visited a store very close to his Eruwa residence.

But while going back home, the men allegedly made an attempt to kidnap him.

“I went to a store close to our house in Eruwa to buy a few things.

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“After buying the things, I came out of the store and was returning home when I saw that some men came out of a car that was parked close to the place.


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