By Achor Abimaje and Aza Msue –
Former minister of sports and Plateau state PDP chairman, Damishi Sango, has regained freedom following his release by his abductors.
Sango and four others, who were on their way to Abuja for the just concluded national convention of the opposition PDP, were abducted by gunmen along Jere-Abuja road, in Jere local government area of Kaduna state
Confirming his release to LEADERSHIP yesterday on Phone, Mr. John Akans, the Plateau state PDP publicity secretary said, ‘ Yes the state chairman and four others were release by their abductors this evening hail and hearty to the warm embrace of their family.”
The PDP spokesman was silent on whether a ransom was paid to securetheir release from their abductors.
According to him, “We shall give details to you journalist tomorrow by the grace of God.”
The Kaduna state Commissioner of Police, Mr Agyole Abbeh, who also confirmed the release of the abductees said “Right now, military and police operations are on going in the forests.
“I can tell you that in the few days, kidnapping and banditry will be thing of the past in Kaduna State. We have rescued the Plateau PDP chairman” Abbeh added.