Katsina State Authorities has obtained the final batch of passengers kidnapped on March 22 this yr.
The victims who escaped from their captors had been kidnapped alongside Yantumaki Burunkuza highway linking Danmusa and Safana Native Authorities Areas of Katsina State.
Two women mentioned to be among the many 20 passengers had been forcefully whisked away after armed bandits attacked their business automobile belonging to the Niger State Authorities.
However receiving the victims from safety companies on Friday at his residence, the Secretary to the State Authorities, Dr. Mustapha Inuwa instructed reporters that out of the 20 victims, 19 are again with one nonetheless within the kidnappers’ detention.
Inuwa who appreciated the efforts of all these involved notably the standard rulers by way of whom many of the successes are being recorded mentioned the state authorities is working to get the remaining one male sufferer again if he’s nonetheless alive.
Talking additional, the SSG mentioned the 2 victims will likely be reunited with their households after being taken to the Authorities Home clinic for medical examination.