LEADERSHIP Friday reports that the abductors contacted the family of the royal father yesterday (Thursday) morning and demanded for a sum of N100m as ransom. A family source is quoted saying that, “the good news is that we have established contacts. The abductors are asking for N100m.”
Kidnappers of the Paramount Chief of Ikulu nation in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, the Agom Akulu, Mr. Yohanna Kukah, have made contacts with the relations of the royal father.
It would be recalled that the traditional ruler, who is the younger brother of the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Bishop Matthew Kukah, was abducted on Tuesday evening at his private residence in Anchuna village around 8pm. It was not clear as at press time if the ransom was paid.