Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on Tuesday announced that the remaining abducted personnel of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), taken away last week by dare devil armed men along Maraban-Udege, have regained their freedom.
Sule, who announced while playing host to the Market Enterprise Development Advisor, Fatima Mukthar Buhari, at the Government House Lafia, congratulated the Police Commissioner for Nasarawa State, CP Bola Longe for a wonderful job of securing the release of the remaining kidnapped FRSC operatives.
Ten out of the 26 FRSC officials were kidnapped by armed men that shot and killed two of the officials when they were stopped on their way from Kebbi and Sokoto states to FRSC Academy, Udi, Enugu State for promotion examination.
Before the release of the remaining officers, three of the FRSC officials were earlier rescued.
Governor Sule also thanked all the security agencies, as well as others who worked hard with the Police to secure the release of the FRSC officials.
He said; “I am happy to announce that all the 26 members of the FRSC that were recently kidnapped have been released Tuesday.
“I want to thank all the security agencies and all those who worked very hard to ensure that we achieved that feat. I want to thank them for all the efforts they are making in order to ensure that Nasarawa remains safe.”