Former Sports Minister Damishi Sango and others released by abductors
Published on December 11, 2017
On their way to the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) national convention at Abuja , the former Minister of Sports,also the Plateau State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party was abducted alongside his son, driver ,police and an elder statesman who is also a PDP chieftain in the state in Jere after Kafancha along Abuja Road.
However, as confirmed by the PDP Publicity Secretary of Plateau State, the Minister and the others abducted had been released on Sunday evening owing to the fact that the 100 million initial ransom demanded by the kidnappers which was later reduced to 50 million was not in view as the Minister had vehemently told the kidnappers he has no such amount.
In his(publicity secretary) words, ” I just want to inform you that the Plateau State chairman of PDP, Damishi Sango, and others have been released by their abductors. They regain their freedom from the bush where they have been kept this Sunday evening; they are all at home in Abuja.”
He further disclosed, ”no ransom was paid, they were unconditionally released because Plateau State PDP doesn’t have money to pay ransom.”
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