Makurdi - The Benue Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the
release of a Radio Journalist, Mrs Iyuadoo Tor-Agbidye, who was kidnapped four
days ago in her house in Makurdi.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Moses Yamu,
confirmed the release to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi.
Yamu said that the kidnapped journalist was released in the
early hours of Tuesday, adding that no ransom was paid.
He explained that police investigations revealed the
kidnappers might have had strong connection with the family.
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He disclosed that some arrests were made in connection with
the crime, stressing that investigations were ongoing to ensure full punishment
of the culprits.
The kidnapped journalist is married to Mr Achim Tor-Agbidye,
the Zonal Manager of the First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Makurdi.For
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