The kidnapped acting Director of Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau, along with six other persons abducted over the weekend have been released by their abductors.
The affected persons were abducted in the Ejirin area of Ikosi-Ejirin Local Council Development Area of Lagos state.
News of their release was broken by the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, in a statement.
DSP Elkana said the victims were released unhurt at about 11.45pm on Tuesday night.
The statement reads: “On 09/04/2019 at about 11.45pm, the Director of Lagos State Fire Service, Rasaki Musibau and 6 others kidnapped on 06/04/19 at about 8.00pm, at Ketu-Ereyun, Ikorodu were released unhurt by their abductors.
“The Victims have since reunited with their families.
“The Command’s Tactical teams are still in the creeks and forests combating the hoodlums.
“A water-tight security measures are emplaced across the State to forestall future occurrence.
“The Command deeply appreciate the supports of Lagos State Government and the good people of Lagos State who stood by us and also provided useful information that facilitated the prompt rescue of the victims.
“Together we will continue to make Lagos State one of the safest states in Nigeria,” he said.