Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello announced their released on Twitter page on Sunday.
The Nation learnt that abducted people were released Sunday afternoon at an undisclosed location in Zamfara State.
They were said to be on their way back to Minna and that Governor Bello was waiting to receive them at the Government House.
The release is coming after Islamic Scholar Sheikh Ahmad Gumi met with the bandits and promised their release Sunday or Monday.
Unconfirmed sources said those abducted at Kagara were also on their way from an undisclosed location.