Air Vice Marshal Sikiru Smith (retd.) has been kidnapped by masked gunmen within the Ajah space of Lagos State.
The masked gunmen whisked Smith away on Monday night, September 27.
According to an audio launched by his driver, Corporal Odichi, Smith was kidnapped whereas he was supervising work at a web site in Ajah, Lagos State, and forcefully taken away through a ready speedboat that sailed in the direction of the Ikorodu space of the State.
Lagos State Police Command PRO Mr. Adekunle Ajisebutu mentioned the command is conscious of the incident and the drive is “on it”.
Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Sikiru Oladimeji Smith is a retired Chief of Communications Officer on the Nigerian Ministry of Defense.
Prior to his pre-retirement place as AVM Chief of Communications, Smith was Commander 401 of The Aircraft Maintenance Depot and Chief of Logistics at The Nigerian Air Force.
Sikiru Smith can be the writer of the non-fiction guide Civil Militia and Nigeria’s National safety, unveiled in Lagos State in 2013.
Since retirement, he has served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of his firm, Double Wealth Ventures Limited.
He has an honorary doctorate diploma in Defense and Strategic Studies.
He can be a cousin to a former Inspector-General of Police and present Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Musiliu Smith.