The abducted twins of popular Ibadan based muslim cleric, Sheik Taofeeq Akewugbagold, have been released.
This is coming hours after the abductors demanded for €100,000 which is equivalent to N55 million for the release of the children.
The twins, a boy and a girl were kidnapped on April 25 at their father’s house in Ojo area of Ibadan.
Akewugbagold, in a post on his Facebook page said the twins were released to to him on Sunday morning.
“ALHAMDULILLAH! AT 5.30AM OF SUNDAY 3RD MAY, MY ABDUCTED TWIN KIDS ARE RELEASED TO ME BESIDE A BUSH AFTER 8DAYS IN AN UNKNOWN LAND. THANKS TO U ALL FOR FOR YOUR PRAYERS AND SUPPORT, JAZAKUMULLAHU KHAIRAN. ABERE MI BO SINU OKUN, OLOUN YO PADA FUN MI,” he wrote.