One of many medical personnel of the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Owo in Ondo State, who was among the many three victims kidnapped on Tuesday, has been freed.
It was gathered that the sufferer was launched by her abductors within the early hours of Thursday attributable to her being pregnant standing, which was mentioned to have been found by the abductors.
On Wednesday DAILY POST had reported the kidnapping of three medical staff by kidnappers on the Emure-Ile axis of the busy Akure-Owo expressway, with the following demand of N50 million ransom by the abductors.
A supply at FMC the place the sufferer is working disclosed that the physician who has been recognized solely as Mrs Ayeku was launched after her household paid N2 million ransom, including that she was at the moment receiving remedy at an undisclosed hospital in Akure, the Ondo State Capital.
“She was freed attributable to her state of situation however not till her household paid the sum of N2 million as ransom.
“She is at the moment receiving remedy in one of many hospitals within the state capital and I’m conscious the feminine physician is doing advantageous,” the supply mentioned.
Confirming the discharge of the physician, the state Police spokesperson, Femi Joseph said that she was launched within the early hours of Thursday morning alongside Owo highway.
He additionally maintained that effort was nonetheless on in the direction of rescuing the opposite victims nonetheless within the kidnappers’ captivity.
“Sure, one the victims was launched right this moment. She was freed in the course of the midnight once they seen that the police was near them (kidnappers).
“We’ve got obtained her, and she or he is at the moment attending to treament within the hospital as a result of trauma that she went by means of within the hand of the hoodlums.
“However let me guarantee you that we will not relent in arresting the pepetrator of this crime and we’ll deliver them to e book, to allow them to face justice.
“The Ondo Commissioner of Police, Mr. Gbenga Adeyanju, has arrange a rescue group at guaranteeing that others nonetheless in captivity are rescue unharmed,” the PPRO said.