The two-year-old daughter of a slain broadcaster, Fareeda, kidnapped with a pregnant woman by gunmen in Ikorodu area of Lagos State, has been released after the kidnappers received an undisclosed amount from her father.
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the little girl was released along with the pregnant woman, who is a friend of her mother on Monday evening at Ikorodu.
NAN learnt that the two-year-old girl has reunited with her father and other family members.
It was gathered that the abductors had taken Fareeda and her mother’s friend to a deserted area and handed over transportation fare to the pregnant woman.
The kidnappers got in touch with the father, who later gave them some money.
The Lagos State Command Police Public Relations Officer, Dolapo Badmos, confirmed the release of the little girl and her mother’s friend.