Kidnapped top government official in Kwara released – Police



The Kwara Police Command has confirmed the release of the , Expenditure Control in the State of Finance, Alhaji Hakeem Idris, who was kidnapped on Oct. 7.
Ajayi Okasanmi, the Public Relations Officer of the Police command, confirmed the to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Ilorin, saying that Idris was reportedly abducted while returning from his farm at Alapa in the Moro local government area of the state.
The police source said that the victim was released after the payment of ransom demanded by the kidnappers. It did not disclose how was paid as ransom or when the victim was released.
This , NAN gathered, has thrown the residents of the ancient city into palpable fear as various associations have begun to react to the relapse in the situation in the state. (NAN)