Abductors of former NFA Secretary-General, Sani Toro, demand N150M ransom

NFA Secretary-General, Sani Toro,


Reports reaching YANS says the kidnap gang responsible for the abduction of a former Nigeria Football Association Secretary-General, Sani Toro, have contacted the family of the victim demanding N150 million ransom for his release.

According to SaharaReporters, a source close to the family made the disclosure to newsmen on Sunday.

YANS recalls that Toro was reportedly kidnapped alongside a former Golden Eaglets’ assistant coach, Garba Iliya, and one of their friends, Alhaji Isa Jah, on Saturday night on Abuja-Jos Road.

It was gathered that the abductees were on their way back to Bauchi after attending the wedding of the son of a former Nigeria Football Federation President, Alhaji Aminu Maigari in Abuja on Friday.

“The kidnappers have reached out to the family of the former Secretary-General of the NFA, they are demanding a ransom of N150 million,” SaharaReporters quoted the source as saying.

Ahmed Sani Toro, a former Commissioner of Sports in Bauchi State and one time member of the House of Representatives was the Secretary General of the then NFA (now NFF) between 1993 to 1999.

By Sunny Green Itodo

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