Following the kidnap of two Catholic Priests at Elegbeka axis of Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, their abductors have demanded the sum of N100 million naira ransom for their release.
It was gathered that the kidnappers contacted the Catholic church two days after the priests were kidnapped on the Benin-Owo highway.
DAILY POST had reported how the two priests identified as Rev. Father Joseph Nweke and Rev. Fr. Felix Efobi from Awka Catholic Diocese who were on their way from Anambra State for a wedding ceremony in Akure, the Ondo State capital.
According to the Director of Media and Communications of the Ondo Catholic Diocese, Rev. Father Leo Aregbesola who confirmed the development, the kidnappers contacted the Awka Catholic Diocese where they made the demand.