Abducted Nigerian Lawmaker Regains Freedom
The House of Representatives member, Garba Durbunde representing Sumaila/Takai federal constituency, who was reportedly abducted on Tuesday along Kaduna-Jere road on his way to Kano from Abuja, has been released by the abductors.
According to the spokesperson of the House, Abdulrazak Namdas, who confirmed the new development on Wednesday evening, the lawmaker has been released and since reunited with his family.
“He has been released unhurt and is with his family,” Mr Namdas said.
“I learnt he wasn’t the actual target so he was released without any ransom,” Mr Namdas said when asked if any ransom was paid before he was released.