Two abducted siblings aged five and ten, who were recently abducted from their home in Abakaliki at gunpoint by unknown gunmen has been rescued by the police in Ebonyi State.
This was disclosed today by the The Police Public Relations Officer, Mrs Loveth Odah in an interview with newsmen.
She alleged that the kidnappers had robbed their mother a huge amount of money before taking her children away.
She further stated that the kidnappers demanded a ransom of 10 million naira but later abandoned the children at Afikpo South Local Government Area due to a serious search by the police.
Odah stated that the children has been handed over to their mother while there is an ongoing search to track down the perpetrators and their accomplice.