Zamfara monarch freed 32 days after abduction


Bungudu Emirate Council in Zamfara express has announced the return home of their emir, Sarkin Fulanin Bungudu, Hassan Atto, 32 days after he become kidnapped.

The emir become kidnapped in mid-September along with his police neat on the Kaduna-Abuja twin carriageway while they occupy been travelling to Abuja. The gunmen killed yet one more police officer linked to the emir sooner or later of the incident .

A assertion issued on Sunday by the emirate council didn’t then all all over again converse whether the emir become launched by the bandits on fee of a ransom, or rescued by security personnel.

A nephew of the emir, who’s additionally an aide of the Zamfara Teach Governor, Bello Matawalle, confirmed the initiate of the monarch.

“They’re currently in Kaduna with some family contributors,” he acknowledged.

Read the assertion by the emirate council under:


The Emir of Bungudu (Sarkin Fulanin Bungudu) Alhaji Hassan Attahiru has regained freedom after 32 days in captivity.

On behalf of the family and Bungudu Emirate, we esteem to thank everyone for the prayers and pork up sooner or later of this attempting time.

We just like the total efforts of Kaduna Teach Government all over this now not easy period.

Our astronomical gratitude to the Zamfara Teach Government in playing a key characteristic to gaze our father returned home safely.

We salute the Nigerian Police Pressure (NPF) and Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) for the pork up in faciliting the initiate of the Emir.

We esteem to plead with the public to recognize the privateness of the Emir within the arriving weeks as he receives scientific consideration and publish-trauma management.

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