The Acting Ejeh of Ankpa, Alhaji Usman Sani who was last week Friday kidnapped by unknown gunmen has regained his freedom.
Sani, a First Class traditional ruler in Kogi State, who doubles as the Director of Local Government in Ankpa LG, was kidnapped while observing morning prayers. He was released on Sunday.
The Kogi State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), William Aya confirmed the development
He said that the State Commissioner of Police Edeh, Mr. Ayuba Edeh gave the directive that operatives be drafted to the area to ensure the release of the monarch.
He denied reports that the families paid any ransom to the kidnappers.