By Ovie Okpare
Mrs Okolo, a bank manager with a new generational bank in Warri area of Delta State who was kidnapped about two weeks ago, has regained freedom from her captors.
NIGER DELTA TODAY (NDT) Online gathered that the victim was released in the early hours of Tuesday.
Sources told our correspondent that the family of the victim reportedly paid about N20 million to secure her release.
It was further gathered that the hoodlums dumped Mrs Okolo hours after receiving the ransom along the Effurun/Warri-Sapele Road.
The victim spent 12 days with the kidnappers.
She was abducted along Airport Road by Tivo Supermarket in Effurun, Uvwie LGA of the state.
NIGER DELTA TODAY (NDT) Online had earlier reported that the kidnappers demanded N100 million ransom to free the bank manager.
It was gathered that her release threw relations and colleagues into jubilation on Tuesday.
When contacted, the State Police Commissioner, Mohammed Ali, said he was not aware of the kidnap incident thus he could not confirm the victim’s release.