The daughter of an Adamawa-based politician, Dr Umar Ardo, who was kidnapped in Abuja on Saturday, September 14, has been freed by her abductors.
Day by day Belief studies that she was launched on Sunday evening, September 15, after the sum of $15,000 in bitcoin was paid by her father, who’s the cousin of former vice chairman, Atiku Abubakar.
The daughter of the PDP chieftain, Ai’shat Umar Ardo, was kidnapped on Saturday when she stepped out of Blinkers Grocery store in Asokoro Abuja. Dr Umar mentioned he was contacted by one of many kidnappers who assured him on Sunday that his daughter would return dwelling safely if he cooperated with them.
In his phrases:
“I then mentioned okay I’ll cooperate and negotiate with you on one situation; that’s when you give me two guarantees. One, that you’ll not hurt my daughter, by which I meant you received’t kill her. Secondly you’ll not molest my daughter by which I meant you received’t rape her.
However when you can’t promise me these two then you may as effectively do what you need to do together with her. The caller then mentioned Dr I see you’re a gentleman and I’m additionally a gentleman. I offer you these two guarantees; we won’t contact your daughter. I then requested what would you need me to do in order to get again my daughter? He mentioned you’re going to pay us $15,000. Should you cooperate with us your daughter would return to you however when you don’t cooperate with us you’ll by no means see her once more alive.
They later known as him round three pm to say they wished him to make the cost by bitcoin. I informed them I don’t understand how to do that bit cost however the caller insisted I have to study. I’ll textual content you our handle by which you’ll go and make the cost; it’s up to you to do this; don’t overlook the lifetime of your daughter is on the road.
Thank God I had the cash in my domiciliary account. I acquired any individual who paid the cash by the pockets account. Inside an hour we despatched the cash and it generated cost proof which I texted to him. I used to be ready for his response however he didn’t however by 10 pm a name got here I picked and it was my daughter. She mentioned she was at drumstick at Gwarimpa the place I went with members of the family and picked her.
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