By Osahon Osahon
The kidnapped wife and children of late former Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Hon. Zakawanu Garuba, have regained freedom over six hours after their abduction on Saturday
Mrs Hassana Garuba and her three children were reportedly kidnapped around the Okene-Auchi section of Abuja-Benin Highway.
They were reportedly kidnapped on their way from Abuja to Auchi to bury Garuba, who died of undisclosed ailment in the early hours of Saturday in Abuja.
A younger brother to the deceased Speaker who did not want to be named, reportedly confirmed the release of the widow by her abductors.
He however said that the whereabouts of the driver still remained unknown.
Calls made to the spokesman of Edo state police command, DSP Chidi Nwabuzor for confirmation went unanswered.