Kidnapped former Bauchi lawmaker Ningi freed

Whatsapp News

A former of the House of Assembly, Abdulmumuni Ningi, who was kidnapped recently has been released from captivity.

The PUNCH had reported the Command confirmed that the former who represented Ningi in the last Assembly in the State, was kidnapped by some gunmen last Thursday night.

He was kidnapped on way home along the Agricultural Development Programme quarters around Isa Yuguda guest house.

The former was released by the kidnappers after spending seven days in their hands at an unknown destination.

A family , who spoke journalists in a telephone interview, confirmed that Ningi had been released and had returned home family.

He said the victim was released on Wednesday evening and got back home about 11 pm.

It was unclear if any was paid and how much was paid.

The family also refused confirm whether a was paid, saying, “We are only grateful Allah that our brother is back home hale and healthy.”

Efforts get reaction on the development proved abortive.