Kidnapped Ekiti petroleum dealer regains freedom


A popular petroleum dealer in Ekiti State, Mr Suleiman Akinbami, who was abducted last week Sunday has regained his freedom.

Akinbami was kidnapped in a dramatic form on Sunday last week around 8:30 pm by four gunmen in one of his filling stations located along Ado-Ijan road.

The kidnappers during the week had contacted the family demanding a sum of N60 million as a ransom for the release of the man.

A family source who confirmed the development to Tribune Online, on Sunday, said Akinbami was released in a remote village in Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State.

The source who could not confirm the exact ransom paid added that the family parted with some millions of naira to secure his…

Source: Nigerian Tribune