The nine passengers who were abducted onboard Benue Links along Naka-Makurdi Road in Gwer-West LGA, Benue State, while on transit from Lagos to Benue on November 9, 2023, have been released.
According to Facebook user Udam Samuel, the nine passengers were released after the payment of a one million and nine hundred thousand (#1,900,0000) ransom.
He added that the victims were received at Ter Tyoshin Palace Naka by HRH Chief Daniel Abomtse after regaining their freedom.
Three (3) of the sixteen (16) abducted passengers (Hon. Raymond Lubem Mbabov, inclusive) escaped from the bush the day before yesterday, Udam