Kidnapped Chinese National Rescued By Police In Kwara State

The Kwara State Police Command has rescued a Chinese national who was kidnapped in Eiyenkorin, Ilorin, Kwara State.

In a press release on Wednesday, 20th March 2024 signed by the Kwara State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ejire-Adeyemi Toun, said that on the 10th of March 2024, six armed men forcefully abducted Mr PengChao Zhang (also known as Williams Kaka amongst his business associates), a Chinese national who Lodged at Cherish Guest House Eiyenkorin, Ilorin, sparking concerns and fear within the community.

She further said that through diligent and coordinated efforts, the Command’s Tactical Teams and vigilantes executed a series of strategic searches and investigations leading to the safe rescue of the victim in the early hours of 19th March 2024.

“The command is pleased to confirm that the victim has since been reunited with his family unharmed. This achievement underscores the unwavering commitment of the Kwara State Police Command to ensure the safety and security of all residents and visitors within the state.

“The Kwara State Police Command, under the undaunted and excellent leadership of the Commissioner of Police CP Victor Olaiya (psc+), remains steadfast in pursuing justice and holding accountable those responsible for such criminal acts. We urge the public to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activities to the authorities promptly, the statement concluded.