Gunmen, Thursday, killed an accounting officer with Emure Local Government area of Ekiti State, Mr Abayomi Ajayi.
Ajayi was killed on Wednesday at about 8pm along Ikere-Ise road while returning from work.
It was gathered that two other staff of the council were also kidnapped during the incident.
The kidnapped victims, according to sources were, the co-ordinator of state Primary Health Care, Dr Fashina and the Administrative Officer, Pastor Onaade.
The kidnappers have since demanded a ransom of N10 million each from the families of those kidnapped.
The state police command through its spokesman, Mr Caleb ikechukwu told DAILY POST that investigation had since commenced into the matter.