Four workers of Osun state College of Technology, Esa Oke, who were abducted by suspected herdsmen on Tuesday, December 4, have been released, The Punch reports.
Legit.ng gathered that SP Folasade Odoro, the spokesperson for Osun police command, confirmed the release of the victims Friday morning, December 7.
The freed captives were among eight workers initially kidnapped.
It was reported earlier that while three others were freed almost immediately, one person was killed in the process.
The deceased was one of the institution's graduating doctoral degree students for the convocation programme.
In a previous report by Legit.ng, three lecturers of University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) and policewomen abducted by Boko Haram the terrorist group in Magumeri and Damboa road, near Maiduguri, Borno state have been released.
This was made known in a series of tweet on Saturday, February 10, by the senior special adviser to the president on media and publicity, Garba Shehu, on his official and verified handle.
heir release was said to have followed a series negotiations as directed by President Buhari.
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