A retired official of the Nationwide Drug Legislation Enforcement Company (NDLEA) in Benue State, kidnapped by hoodlums, has regained his freedom.
RexGists reliably gathered that the retiree regained freedom a day after he was kidnapped in his home by the hoodlums.
The previous NDLEA officer was kidnapped after NDLEA officers arrested a 19-year-old suspected drug seller, Mngunengen Achir, in Aliade, headquarters of the Gwer East Native Authorities Space of the State.
The 19-year outdated suspect was arrested with 5.5 kilogrammes of hashish and 112 grams of Diazepam on October 6 in Aliade.
The hoodlums demanded for the discharge of the suspect in alternate for the previous NDLEA officer, a request that was jettisoned by the company.
The previous NDLEA officer, nonetheless, was later launched unconditionally.
Based on a supply, “The retired officer has been launched and the suspect continues to be in custody.”