18 kidnapped Kano traders regain freedom

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The eighteen Kano Kantim Kwari traders abducted on their way to Aba in have regained their .

Recall that the traders were kidnapped on Sunday, January 10, in Okene, State, on their way to Aba to buy textile materials

, Arewa Youth Traders Association , Alhaji Abubakar Babawo confirmed the release the traders in a telephone interview The PUNCH in Kano on Sunday.

He said that the abducted traders were released by their on evening.

“The 18 Kano traders who were among the 27 traders regained their on evening. They slept in Kaduna and they are now on their way to Kano.

‘’We are expecting them today in Kano as we have been communicating them.

“We communicated some them. All them are released. They are fine and en route to Kano.” he said.

Babawo who confirmed that ransom paid however declined to state the amount paid to secure their release.

cannot tell you the amount paid to secure their release but a ransom paid before they were released,” he added.