The kidnapped first class traditional ruler in Kogi state, Adogu of Eganyi, Muhammed Adambe has been released.
He was released on Saturday evening after 5 days in captivity.
A source close to the palace quoted the traditional ruler as saying: “after a very long and tortuous journey into the bush his captors returned him to Ebiraland Saturday evening.”
The source said that the Royal father could not tell exactly where he was taken to but believed that it was outside Ebiraland.
He praised Almighty God for the safe return of the Royal father, adding that he came back unhurt.
The source could not tell whether ransom was paid to secure the release of the traditional ruler from his abductors who had earlier demanded thirty million naira ransom
It would be recalled that the the Adogu of Eganyi, Muhammed Adambe was kidnapped on Tuesday along Okene – Ajaokuta road while returning to his domain after an engagement in Okene.