Katsina NUT chair’s wife kidnapped, released
THE wife of the Chairman of the Katsina State chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers, Siyudi Hassan, was on Saturday night kidnapped in Dayi town in the Malumfashi Local Government Area of the state.
Dayi is the NUT chairman’s hometown.
She was however said to have been released on Sunday without any ransom paid.
The spokesman for the Katsina State Police Command, SP Isah Gambo, confirmed the development in Katsina on Monday.
He said, “It is true the woman was kidnapped but she had been released without any ransom paid.”
Sources said the woman, whose name was not given, was kidnapped on Saturday night by gunmen.
The sources added that the woman was released on Sunday but did not add whether it was through the efforts of the police or not.
The NUT chairman was not in the office by noon on Monday and he could also not be reached on phone.