UNIABUJA Professors Rescued By Police

By Tonia Okereke

The FCT police command says it has rescued the six staff of the University of Abuja kidnapped by dozens of gunmen on Tuesday

According to the police the lecturers are now reunited them with their families.

Federal Capital Police Command spokesperson, Josephine Adeh, announced the rescue of the professors and others abducted on Tuesday in a statement issued on Friday.

The FCT Police Command wishes to inform members of the public that all abducted victims of the University of Abuja were rescued and reunited with their families through a joint operation with other security agencies. More details coming soon”, the statement read.

Recall that two professors, a non-academic staff, and three others were abducted from their official quarters.

Twenty-four hours later, they demanded N300 million ransom.

It could not be confirmed whether ransom was paid before the victims were reportedly rescued by the police.


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