My Abductors Demanded N200m Ransom – Akungba Regent
Regent of Akungba, who was freed by her abductors on Wednesday said that the abductors asked to call her people to bring N200m before she could be freed.
Princess Omosowon was rescued on Tuesday by the joint teams of the men of the Nigerian Army and the Directorate of State Security at Igbonla village in Owo local government area of the state.
While addressing the people of the town in her palace, the Regent said her release was through the intervention of God.
She expressed gratitude to all the people of the community for their prayers, which she said prevented her from an untimely death. She also commended the state Governor Dr Olusegun Mimiko and the security agents.
One of the community leaders, Alhaji Seriki Awesu described the abduction of the Regent as an unfortunate incident in the history of the ancient town, stressing that the Regent had gone through a traumatic experience.
Imploring the people of the community not to relent in their prayers, the leader said, “we have seen the results of the fasting and prayers and we can boldly say that God answers prayers at His appointed time.”