Usman, brother of Haruna Tanko, Seriki Hausa of Iyere community, Osun State, and two other passengers abducted in the Osu area of the state have regained their freedom.
They were released on Monday after they were abducted on Friday.
The abductors had also demanded a ransom of N50 million from the Seriki before the victims would be released.
The Punch however reports that the Seriki has confirmed their release. It is unclear if any ransom was paid.