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Okowa’s sister-in-law regains freedom from Kidnappers Den

Valentine Chinyem

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The younger sister to wife of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, abducted last week has been released, The Nation has learnt.

Elizabeth, younger sister to Mrs. Edith Okowa, was allegedly abducted by gunmen at Temple Clinic junction along Anwai road near Government House in Asaba ,the State Capital.

The victim was said to have released on Thursday morning after over N150million was allegedly paid as ransom to secure her freedom.

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A source from Government House confirmed her release but denied knowledge of payment of ransom.

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Adeyinka Adeleke, denied knowledge of the release.

He said: “I’m just hearing it from you, I don’t have that information that she was abducted not alone to have information that she been released. I no hear go, so is not possible for me to hear come.”