Kidnapped Enyimba midfielder Ekundayo Ojo, Abia Comets' Benjamin Iluyomade released


Colin Udoh

Kidnapped Enyimba midfielder Ekundayo Ojo and Abia Comets' Benjamin Iluyomade have been released, three days after their abduction. An official statement from the Nigeria Professional Football League club said that both players "were released on Wednesday night following combined efforts of Enyimba Football Club and families of the players". Enyimba chairman Felix Anyansi-Agwu told ESPN that "we are extremely relieved". "We were all traumatized by the incident," he said. "This was something that...

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