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Kidnapped Adamawa female journalist regains freedom

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The Kidnapped Adamawa female Journalist, Amra Isa-Mbamba, has regained her freedom.

Husband of the victim, Ahmed Isa-Mbamba  confirmed the development to newsmen on Wednesday in Yola.

Mrs Amra was kidnapped on May 4, in her home at Mbamba Ward, in Yola South Local Government Area.

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Mr Isa-Mbamba said that ransom was paid before his was wife was released, but did not disclose the amount.

“Amra regained her freedom on Tuesday, May 11, at about 10 p.m. and reunited with her family.

“She returned safely and an undisclosed amount was paid before her release,’’ the victim’s husband said.

He thanked security operatives, relatives and colleagues for their efforts in setting his wife free.

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According to newsmen,  Amra was forcefully taken away leaving behind very young children, including a six-month old baby.

Speaking to NAN, the young mother said she was grateful to God and happy to reunite with her family and friends.

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The Police Public Relation Officer, PPRO, Sulaiman Nguroje,  in the state, also confirmed Isa-Mbamba’s release, adding that the police were trailing her Kidnappers.

NAN

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