Katsina Police Command on Friday afternoon confirmed that abductors have released the 80-year-old Hajiya Maistiyari, mother of Binta, Governor Aminu Masari’s wife a mother in law to the Governor.
The octogenarian was said to have been released on Thursday.
It was, however, not known whether any ransom was paid for her release.
The spokesman for the Command, SP Gambo Isah, who confirmed her release, said in a statement, “I am very happy to inform you that the mother in- law of His Excellency, Aminu Masari, has been released by her abductors yesterday 14/03/2019 by 16:00hrs.
“She is hale and hearty. She has already been reunited with her family after necessary medical check-ups.”
It could be recalled that Hajiya Maistiyari was kidnapped last Friday morning at her No 13, Dandume Crescent, Sabon Gari area of Katsina State.