One Mr. Ebenezer Busuyi, a Supervisor for Agriculture in Ekiti West Local Governmenti has been kidnapped along Erijiyan Ekiti road.
He was kidnapped while driving in his personal car along the road.
His car was left beside the road and whisked away by the abductors.
One of the residents of Erijiyan Ekiti who put a call across to some newsmen, explained that police from Ilawe Ekiti had visited the spot of the incident while the vehicle of the victim had been taken to the police custody.
The residents called on security agents to swing into action to rescue the APC stalwart.
When contacted, the spokesperson for the Ekiti State Police Command, Mr Sunday Abutu, who confirmed the abduction of the local government official, said that the command would work towards his rescue.