The Central Bank of Nigeria’s Governor, Godwin Emefiele whose wife, Margaret, was kidnapped less than 24hours ago has been released from her abductors.
The news of the kidnap was broken by SaharaReporters who reported that Margaret Emefiele was abducted by some heavily armed men yesterday.
Following the abduction, the sum of N1.5billion ransom was reportedly demanded by her abductors.
THISDAY reports that Mrs Margaret Emefiele, according to family sources was rescued “due to the gallantry of the Armed Forces, Police and Security Forces”.
She was rescued in Ugoneki near Benin City and is currently recuperating in Government House, Asaba.