Kidnapped Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Darius Ishaku set free

Hassan Mijinyawa

Hassan Mijinyawa, the Chief Press Secretary to Gov. Darius Ishaku of Taraba who was kidnapped on January 30 has regained freedom.

Mr Bala Dan -Abu, the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity confirmed this to newsmen on Sunday in Jalingo.

He said the CPS was released in the late hours of Saturday and had been reunited with his family.

The senior special assistant said no ransom was paid for his release and the CPS was hale and hearty.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls that Mijinyawa was abducted by unknown gunmen while on his way to Gembu along Bali-Gashaka road.

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