Nollywood actress and special adviser to the governor of Imo state, Nkiru Silvanus and former Mr Nigeria Kenneth Okolie who were kidnapped on Monday in Owerri have been released by kidnappers on
They were both kidnapped at 2.30pm, close to the famous Concord Hotel, Owerri. The kidnappers had then contacted family and some friends of Nkiru to demand N100m as ransom. But barely hours after an open letter was written to the IG of Police on the matter by concerned friends of the kidnap victims, their release was eventually secured.
As at the time when this report was been filled, it is uncertain if the ransom was paid.