• Photo after rescue, former minister Iyabo Anisulowo pictured with Ogun Governor, Amosun … see photo

    Photo after rescue, former minister Iyabo Anisulowo pictured with Ogun Governor, Amosun … see photo

    The former Minister of State for Education who was kidnapped last week Wednesday, was rescued by the Lagos state police command yesterday May 3rd.

    Anisulowo said she lived on only water all through her stay with her abductors. She described the experience as terrible and dehumanising. She’s pictured with Ogun State governor Ibikunle Amosun and Ogun state Commissioner of

  • Senator Anisulowo’s abductors demand N200 million ransom

    Senator Anisulowo’s abductors demand N200 million ransom

    The abductors of Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, who was kidnapped on Wednesday have asked family for a ransom of N200 million. It was reported last night that her abductors contacted the family by phone on Friday night demanding the payment.

    According to reports, the abductors made the phone call using her mobile phone number. The abductees’ family were said to be negotiating with the unnamed callers. Anisulowo is a former minister of education.

    The police in Ogun were said to be conducting forensic investigation […]

  • Former education minister, Iyabo Anisulowo, kidnapped

    Former education minister, Iyabo Anisulowo, kidnapped

    Former Education Minister and senator in the Fifth Senate, Iyabo Anisulowo was kidnapped yesterday. She was allegedly kidnapped on Wednesday evening, along Imasai Road, close to Ilaro, when she was returning from her farm.

    Senator Anisulowo, an All Progressives Congress chieftain, is a former minister of State for Education during late General Sani Abacha’s regime.

    She celebrated her 60th birthday last month. Although the kidnappers were yet to make contact with her family, Zonal Police/Public Relations Officer, Wale Lawal confirmed the abduction yesterday […]

  • Ex-Minister, Iyabo Anisulowo kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Ogun

    Ex-Minister, Iyabo Anisulowo kidnapped by unknown gunmen in Ogun

    A former Minister of state for Education, Senator Iyabo Anisulowo, was on Wednesday kidnapped by armed men alongside her security aide along Igbogila road in Yewa North local government area of Ogun state.

    Anisulowo, who was a Senator between 2003 and 2007, represented Ogun West Senatorial District at the National Assembly was reportedly abducted while she was returning from her farm.

    The victim reportedly celebrated her 70th birthday, some weeks back in Ilaro, the headquarters of Yewaland and was being rumoured to […]