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How Delta Govt Negotiated, Pay Ransom For 78 Libya Returnees

How Delta Govt Negotiated, Pay Ransom For 78 Libya Returnees

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  Indications shows that the 78 Libyan returnees, who are indigenes of Delta State, had ransom paid on their head by the Delta State Government before they were facilitated to be brought to their home state. Although details of the transaction, which include how the ransom money was transferred or who facilitated the payment and to who were still sketchy, BigPen Online gathered that the state Commissioner for Economic Planning, Kingsley Emu had confirmed that the freedom being enjoyed by the returnees was negotiated and ransom paid for their release. The 78 illegal migrant were part of the over 5,500 Nigerians which reports say the federal government had deployed high-powered delegation led by the Minister of Internal Affairs, Abdulrahman Dambazau, under the auspices of t