Gunmen who’re suspected to be bandits have set free 29 kidnapped wedding guests in Zamfara State.
MOUTHPIECE NGR learnt that the bandits had on June 13, kidnapped 29 wedding guests while coming back from Tambuwal LGA in Sokoto State.
They had asked for N145million naira ransom before they could be set free.
Ashiru Zurmi, the Secretary of the Global Systems Mobile, GSM Dealers Union in Gusau, on June 23, 2022, affirmed that the kidnapped wedding guests have been set free, but did not reveal whether the ransom was paid or not.
The spokesperson of the police in the state, did not respond to his calls as at press time.
Zurmi confirmed that the 29 victims were set free on Thursday evening and that they were headed to Gusau, as at press time.