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Abductors Of Kaduna’s Paramount Ruler, Kukah Demands N100m Ransom



Kidnappers of Chief Yohanna Kukah, the paramount ruler of Ikulu nation in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State have made contact with the relations of the royal father.

LEADERSHIP Friday gathered that the abductors contacted the family of the royal father yesterday (Thursday) morning and demanded for a sum of N100m as ransom.

A family source told our Correspondent that “the good news is that we have established contacts. The abductors are asking for N100m.”

LEADERSHIP Friday recalls that the traditional ruler who is the younger brother of the Bishop of the Catholic diocese of Sokoto, Bishop Matthew Kukah, was abducted on Tuesday evening at his private residence in Anchuna village around 9pm.

It was not clear as at press time if the ransom was paid.

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