By Izuchukwu Okosi:
Huge relief will come the way of U-23 Eagles coach Samson Siasia after the release of his 72-year-old mother Mrs Beauty Ogere Siasia who was abducted two weeks ago, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Public Relations Officer of the Bayelsa State command of the Nigeria Police, Butswat Asinim, confirmed the release of the 72-year-old.
“Madam Beauty Siasia, who was abducted on the 16 November, 2015, was abandoned by her abductors along the East West Road, 28 November, 2015, due to hot pursuit by the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the Police Command,” Asinim told reporters on Saturday..
”She is hale and hearty and has been reunited with her family. The Police has intensified efforts to arrest the fleeing suspects.”
Siasia is in Senegal with the U-23 Eagles where Nigeria are seeking a ticket to the football event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
The kidnappers had demanded a huge ransom for the release of Siasia’s mother.