Opaluwah Sisters Released After 9 Days in Abduction
Ejura & Unekwu with their Dad on their return
The two Opaluwah sisters, Ejura and Unekwu, who were kidnapped by gunmen from their residence in Karmo, Abuja, last week, have been released.
The girls were said to have been abandoned by their captors at a location from where they found their way home on Tuesday the 17th of June 2014.
It was not however clear if the family paid the N150m ransom that was demanded by their captors or not. Security sources said they were released by their abductors following the pressure placed on them by security agencies.
The two sisters who are 23 and 19 years respectively, were kidnapped in the evening of Sunday, June 8.