Breaking! ​Six kidnapped Lagos pupils regain freedom

​Six abducted Lagos pupils regain freedom


Afeez Hanafi and Peter Dada

After 64 days in captivity, the six abducted pupils of the Lagos State Model College , Igbonla , Epe , regained their freedom on Friday .

Although details of their release are still sketchy, our correspondent learnt the kids were released in Ajakpa Community in Ese Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State .

A senior police officer said the children had been moved to the Ondo State Police Command headquarters in Akure .

It was gathered that no ransom was paid before the victims were released .

According to a source , the abducted kids would be taken to the Ondo State Governor , Mr . Rotimi Akeredolu at the Ondo State Government House Akure , the state capital by the security operatives.

One of the parents of the children basked in euphoria when contacted on the telephone .

“ I am the happiest person on earth right now. When I called the Lagos State Commissioner of Police to confirm the news, he said ‘ congratulations, they have been released ’ . ”
Source: The Punch

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