An hotelier, Mr. Oyedokun Oyeniyi, his wife, Busayo; and seven other members of their family who were abducted last Saturday have regained their freedom.
It was gathered that the nine captives were released on Tuesday.
The victims were kidnapped at a hotel in Ajaawa, near Ogbomoso, as the they were preparing for a burial ceremony.
Their abductors had demanded the sum of N32 million as ransom.
The victims were said to have been released shortly after an undisclosed amount of money was paid to the kidnappers.
The Police spokesperson for Oyo State Command, Mr Adewale Osifeso, confirmed the the release of the victims.
“Yes, they have been released, please,” Osifeso said.