some gunmen this afternoon abducted a man, Mr Jide Ijadare at Iliupeju-Ijan while working in his palm oil firm.
According to a report from some members of the community, another man serving at the firm was also shot dead by the kidnappers.
The incident came less than forty-eight hours after a Director in the Local Government Service Commission in Ekiti State, Mr David Jejelowo was assassinated by unknown gunmen.
In a telephone interview, the Ekiti State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr Sunday Abutu confirmed the incident.
He said that security agents were already combing the bush to rescue the man and arrest his abductors.