Plateau - The father of Joshua Dariye, a former governor of Plateau State, who was kidnapped by unknown gunmen, has been released, Premium Times reports.
According to the police spokesperson in Plateau State, Abuh Emmanuel, four persons were arrested in connection with the abduction.
Also read: Unknown gunmen kidnap Sen. Joshua Dariye's father
Dariye’s father was abducted last Saturday night at his village in Mushere, Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau state.
The abductors allegedly demanded a ransom of $10 million through a letter to the family.
The police refused to confirm whether any ransom was paid before his release.
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