Four persons abducted from Tungan Maje community in Gwagwalada council Abuja, were released by their abductors after two days in captivity.
The victims Idris Abdullahi, a retired assistant Comptroller of the Nigerian Immigration, his younger brother and a nephew, were abducted along with another neighbour, identified as Olusola Agun during an attack on Sunday.
Our reporter who visited the area said the victims were freed on Tuesday after series of negotiations. But family members refused to disclose how much was paid as ransom.
When contacted, the Divisional Police Officer of Zuba, CSP Wellington Omorogieva, confirmed the release of the victims, adding that investigation into the matter is ongoing.