Yusuf Yakubu, the administrator of Shehu Idris College of Health, Makarfi, Kaduna State on Tuesday confirmed the release of three academic staff who were kidnapped on Sunday.
Mr Yakubu confirmed the release in a text message sent to Daily Trust on Tuesday night.
“Please be informed that the three kidnapped staff of Shehu Idris College of Health Science and Technology were released this night (Tuesday) 8pm.
“I, the Administrator of the college negotiate with the kidnappers and they released them to me,” the message read.
The lecturers were kidnapped on Sunday while traveling to Makarfi from Zaria in Kaduna.
The kidnapped lecturers are Rabi Dogo, Halimatu Malam and Dr. Akawo, who is the director of the college’s dental school.