Indications have emerged that Prof. Yinka Adegbehingbe of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State has been released by his kidnappers.
The don was kidnapped on Sunday by suspected herdsmen on Ibadan-Ife Road.
He was travelling from Lagos to Ife with his wife when he was kidnapped around 9pm.
However, spokesman for the Ooni of Ife, Moses Olafare, said in a Facebook post at 10pm that the don had been released.
It reads: “BREAKING NEWS
More details later.