Police confirm release of kidnapped Plateau traditional ruler

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From Gyang Bere, Jos

Plateau State Police Commissioner, Bartholomew Onyeka has confirmed the released of the District Head of Panyam, HRH Aminu Derwam by his abductors unhurt.

CP Onyeka in a statement in Jos on Thursday signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Alfred Alabo said Derwam was kidnapped on Monday by unknown gunmen at his residence in Panyam, Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State.

He explained that the traditional ruler was released unhurt at the early hours of Thursday.

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The statement said, “The traditional ruler has been reunited with his family and referred for post traumatic treatment after which he would be debriefed by the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the Command to build up to available intelligence that would lead to the arrest of the culprits.”

The CP admonished members of the public to assist the Police with timely information to enable it respond swiftly to incidents.

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