As the news of the abduction of four commuters travelling in a commercial bus in Ondo state hits the airways.
Recall that in the latest incident, One of the passengers, a Pastor, was shot on the head for challenging the gunmen, even as the gunmen have made a demand N1m each from the abducted victims.
Here are 5 things road users need to know about the spot:
1.Back in November 2012, the Interim Chairman of Akoko South West Local Government, Mrs. Opeyemi Adefarati, died in a road mishap that occurred along the Owo-Ikare Expressway.
2. Two year later, no fewer than two persons lost their lives in a multiple road accident that occurred along Owo-Ikare road in Ondo State. The victims were Jamb students.
3. Also at the same spot, a man whose name was given as Jabari Adewale, his wife and his two children died in a fatal motor accident which occurred along Owo-Ikare Expressway at Ago Eleye, near Oba Akoko.
4. Just yesterday, about four commuters were abducted at the same spot where the Oluyani of Iyani-Akoko, Oba Sunday Daodu alongside one of his chiefs were kidnapped few months ago.
5. A catholic priest and former Regent of Akungba-Akoko Princess Toyin Omosowon among others were kidnapped at different times at the same spot.