The Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration of the Abia State University Prof Godwin Emezue has been released after spending 11days in the hands of his Kidnappers.
Prof Godwin Emezue who was kidnapped on Friday 26th January 2024 inside a fueling Station in Umuahia and whisked away by his Kidnappers was released on Tuesday Night after a ransom of 25Million was paid by his Family which was a condition for his release by his Kidnappers.
It was gathered that the kidnappers had demanded a ransom of 35Million from his family,they however threatened to kill him after the family pleaded with a cash of N5million.
The Kidnappers who had shown footages of how they tortured the Professor threatened to kill him if the family fails to pay N20million before the end of Saturday, the traumatized family rallied and raised the money which the gave in Cash to the Kidnappers who issued warning against involving Security agencies.
However his kidnappers demanded an additional 5 Million,claiming that they had instructions to K!ll him but may not want to do that for the New Year, the family with the Support of his Friends and Abia State University raised the money which was sent again to the Kidnappers.
The Academic Don was released Tuesday night and he currently Hospitalized in an undisclosed Hospital due to Torture.