By Sampson Boroh
The kidnapped traditional ruler of Tarakiri in Bayelsa State, HRH George Agbabou Week has regained freedom from his abductors.
The 84-year-old monarch was released on Sunday night, sources told NIGER DELTA TODAY on Monday.
He was kidnapped from his country-home at Ayama-Ijaw in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state.
He spent 25 days with his abductors in their hideout.
Bayelsa Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Doodei Week confirmed the released of the traditional ruler in a post on Monday morning.
The commissioner is also a son of the freed monarch.
The commissioner confirmed that the monarch was held for 25 days.
“Finally, my role model, man who taught me things, including courage, fear of God, love, perseverance, respect, humility, how to say no or yes, where it is the right time to say, and above all, prays for me, is back home after 25 days of incarceration by adversarial elements. To God be glory”, Week posted on Facebook.