By Andy Chukwu
Police authorities have said that Mahmood Abubakar, the Chairman of the Universal Basic Education (UBEC) and Yasmin, his daughter abducted on Monday, have been released by kidnappers.
Police spokesperson, Frank Mba, confirmed the development.
Both were kidnapped along Abuja-Kaduna Highway.
Abubakar’s driver was reportedly shot dead during the encounter, which left their black Toyota SUV riddled with bullets.
A male suspect has been arrested in connection with the abduction, police said.
One AK47 rifle was also recovered, as police ramp up investigation into the incident. ed0 Medium Gr