Umar Abubakar Adamu
Hajia Ladi, mother of former Jigawa lawmaker and Governor Badaru’s aide Mr. Yahaya Muhammad regains freedom after the payment of N12,000,000 ransom.
According to a relative who spoke this medium and pleaded for anonymity, Hajia Ladi was released yesterday morning around Hadejia forest in Jigawa.
Hajiya Ladi was kidnapped in the early hours of Monday 2nd September 2019 by unknown gunmen numbering six and all armed with ak47.
The kidnappers have earlier requested for a N50,000,000 ransom.
When contacted, the police public relations officer in Jigawa state, confirmed the release but says the police have no knowledge of any payment of a ransom to the kidnappers.
”she was released yesterday because of the pressure by the police, they have no option but to give her up. Abdu Jinjiri started.
”We have no knowledge of any ransom if at all was paid”. The police spokesman added.