Abducted Kogi council boss freed


The Kogi State Police Command has confirmed the release of the abducted Chairman of Yagba West Local Government Area, Pius Kolawole.

The state Police Commissioner, Ayuba Ede, confirmed this on Thursday.

The council chairman was abducted five days ago while returning to Kogi State from Ilorin, Kwara State.

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A family source revealed that the chairman was welcomed and received by jubilant supporters and family members in his hometown, Egbe.

According to the family source, Kolawole is hale and hearty and has reunited with his family and supporters.