The Ondo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force has confirmed the kidnap of nine commuters along the Akoko Road in the state.
Tee-Leo Ikoro, spokesperson for the police in the state confirmed the incident on Friday in Akure.
Ikoro said the hoodlums waylaid a Toyota Sienna vehicle and marched all passengers into the bush.
He added that the passengers were travelling to Lagos when they were seized at a bad spot at Isua in Akoko South-East Local Government Area of the state.
According to him, the police was already working with some local hunters in the area to track the hoodlums and abducted victims.
A family member of one of the victims revealed that the kidnappers has been asking for a ransom of N100 million.