A female Customs officer, Comfort Baikie, abducted by suspected kidnappers on Tuesday, has regained freedom.
Ms. Baikie is a Chief Superintendent of Customs attached to SDV Bonded Terminal under the Tin Can Customs Command.
She was abducted by masked men at Tastee Fried Chicken outlet at 22 Road, Festac Town, Lagos.
The spokesman of Tin Can Island port command of Nigeria Customs Service, Uche Ejesieme, confirmed Ms. Baikie’s release.
“As far as we are concerned, we did not pay any ransom and I can’t confirm if the family did but she is released, and in good condition,” he said.
Family sources said she was released unhurt about 10pm on Thursday.