By Onimisi Alao, Yola
Six individuals kidnapped final weekend from the place they have been breeding cattle in Gurin, Fufore Native Authorities Space of Adamawa State, have regained freedom.
The six, who have been kidnapped on October 5 from their cattle grazing subject across the Gurin-Fufore Highway, returned dwelling Sunday morning, based on a supply near the victims.
The supply, Dahiru Abubakar Gurin, who’s near 4 of the kidnap victims, instructed newsmen on Sunday that the six returned dwelling earlier within the day.
“The six persons kidnapped in Gurin last week regained their freedom this morning,” Dahiru Gurin mentioned in a textual content message.
He didn’t say how a lot ransom was concerned however one other supply confided N4.four million was paid to safe their launch.
The supply mentioned:”We’ve got simply returned with all of the kidnapped victims after their launch. The total quantity paid by the households of the victims summed as much as N4.four million.”
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The supply defined that two members of the identical household paid N1.5 million, three members of one other household paid N2.four million whereas one other sufferer paid N500,000.
The Adamawa State Police Command additionally confirmed the discharge of the kidnapped six.
The Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, mentioned on telephone that the Command had intensified efforts to hint the abductors and have them prosecuted.
The kidnap of the six 9 days in the past threw the Gurin city into misery.
The Police had instantly confirmed that 4 have been kidnapped however Dahiru Gurin, who later shed additional gentle on the incident, defined that the neighborhood first believed that the victims have been 4, solely to search out out later that two different people have been lacking.
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