Unknown gunmen on Wednesday abducted three members of staff of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, Ondo State.
It was learned that the victims which include a medical doctor, a nurse and a record officer were kidnapped while on their way from Akure, the state capital to Owo.
A colleague of the victims in a phone interview with Channels Television said the abductors are demanding for a sum of N50 million as ransom.
The source who pleaded anonymity said the premises of the hospital has been thrown into confusion as a result of the incident.
The spokesperson of the Ondo State Police Command, Femi Joseph also confirmed the incident.
He added that the police have commenced investigation into the situation.