Friday, 13 February 2015

Former Plateau state gov's dad released, 4 suspected kidnappers arrested

The 80 year old father of Senator Joshua Dariye, the former governor of Plateau State, who was kidnapped on Saturday Feb. 7th at his home in Mushere, Bokkos LGA of Plateau State was found in Quaanpan LGA in the state this morning. The kidnappers released him after much pressure from SSS operatives who have been on their trail following them from Plateau to Nasarawa states

Four persons have been arrested in connection with his kidnap. Pa Defwang Dariye has since been handed over to his son, Sen Dariye. According to police sources, no ransom was paid. His abductors had demanded for a $10 million ransom for his release.