The two Germans kidnapped in Kaduna State have been released.
A German archaeologist, Peter Breunig, and his colleague, Johannes Buringer, were released on Saturday night, police sources told PREMIUM TIMES.
“Yes, they were released last night (Saturday) by their kidnappers. No ransom was paid,” a senior police officer said in Kaduna on condition of anonymity.
The story about their kidnap was reported on this blog yesterday. [https://emotanafricana.com/2017/02/25/nigerian-archeologists-cry-out-as-kidnapping-for-pay-industry-strikes-again-with-the-abduction-of-visiting-german-arhaeologists-in-northern-nigeria/]
READ THE PREMIUM TIMES STORY: http://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/headlines/224634-breaking-two-germans-kidnapped-nigeria-freed.html
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2017. 1:55 p.m. [GMT]