An atmosphere of fear is pervading Oluseyi Area in Omu-Aran, Kwara, following alleged disappearance of a 30-year old civil servant, Olaniyi Muyideen, in the area.
One Mr Femi, who claimed to be his landlord, told NAN that it was on Friday when Muyideen's parents called from Ilorin to inquire about him that he found that his door was unlocked.
He said that the fears of neighbours were further heightened when a search party, organised to ascertain his whereabouts, later found his slippers, clothes and underwear inside an uncompleted building few metres to the house.
Femi said the matter had already been reported to the Divisional Police Command in Omu-Aran.
"I was thinking he had left for Ilorin from the office on Wednesday to check on his parents; it was his usual practice.
"It was when his parents called on Friday asking about him that I noticed he had left his door unlocked and I quickly raised an alarm,” he said.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered that Muyideen is a staff of the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) attached to Irepodun Local Government Education Authority, Omu-Aran office, as a computer operator
He was said to have left his house around 7.00 a.m on Wednesday, Sept. 30, leaving his door unlocked with his mobile phone and other items inside his room.