Kidnapped Judges In Zamfara Regains Freedom
Kidnapped Judges In Zaamfara Regains Freedom
Two Sharia courtroom judges kidnapped in Zamfara by unknown gunmen about two months in the past have regained freedom after a ransom of two million naira was paid.
The 2 judges, Salihu Abdullahi and Shafi’u Jangebe had been kidnapped on their approach again to Zamfara from Maradi in Niger Republic and had been requested to pay N10m every, however the cash was not out there.
When the bandits realized that, the judges couldn’t produce the quantity after a number of days in captivity, they lastly known as their relations and requested them to carry no matter they may afford.
Chatting with The PUNCH, a brother to one of many launched judges, Malam Hassan Samaru mentioned, “When the bandits realized that we couldn’t meet their demand of N20m, they lastly known as us and advised us to carry no matter we have now.
“We paid two million for the 2 judges and so they had been launched.”
In keeping with him, seven different individuals who had been in captivity together with the 2 judges had additionally paid varied sums of cash and had been launched.