Gunmen release Kidnapped police commissioner

Emmanuel Adeniyi, an Assistant Commissioner of Police kidnapped last Wednesday by gunmen has been freed.

The Zamfara State based ACP was kidnapped alongside his family members and aides along Birnin-Gwari-Funtua Highway in Kaduna State.

Zamfara State Commissioner of Police, Shaba Alkali confirmed the news of his release.

“I can confirm to you that my assistant has been released with others who were kidnapped with him,” the commissioner told newsmen.

Mr. Alkali credited “intelligence efforts” of the police for the development.