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Abducted mother of Bayelsa Speaker freed

22 January 2013, 13:20

Bayelsa - The kidnapped mother of the Speaker, Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Kombowei Benson, has been released by her abductors, Vanguard reports.

The details about how she was released remained sketchy.

Gunmen had on 14th Jan abducted the 78-year-old mother of the Speaker at her country home in Korokorosei, Southern Ijaw area of the state.

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