Police confirm release of abducted Ikulu Chief

Kafanchan (Kaduna) Jan. 12, 2018 (TNE) The Kaduna State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Mukhtar Aliyu has confirmed the release of the abducted Chief of Ikulu, Mr Yohanna Sidi Kukah.

Aliyu said on Thursday that the Chief has been reunited with his family and is hale and hearty.

“The release followed intense pressure from our Anti-kidnap Unit,” he said.

The officer said although no arrest was made, investigation is ongoing to nip the perpetrators.

It will be recalled that Kukah, the younger brother of Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rt Rev, Matthew Hassan Kukah, was kidnapped on Jan. 2 at his residence in Anchuna, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of the state.


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