Wakili Damina, chairman of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), in Kogi State, has regained his freedom.
Damina was said to have been kidnapped from his residence on April 30 by some armed men dressed in army uniform.
Adamu Abubakar, MACBAN secretary in the state, disclosed in Lokoja, the state capital, on Friday, that Damina was released in Abuja on Friday night.
According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the MACBAN secretary said from what Damina narrated of his experience, his abductors were suspected to be from one of the security agencies.
Abubakar said the MACBAN chairman arrived his home in Chikara, Kogi State, in the early hours of Saturday, where he was reunited with his family.
He expressed gratitude to the state government, police, media and members of the public for their support and concern.