Former Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Olu Falae, who was on Thursday, September 24, 2015 released from captivity after 4 days with kidnappers, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen has revealed that the herdsmen are under the command of Boko Haram insurgents.
According to Premium Times, Falae made the revelation when he was speaking to the Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, who paid his a visit at his residence in Obaile area of the state.
A family member who was present during the conversation said: “Baba has just narrated his ordeal to some of us. His abductors made him to trek from his farm to Owo. Baba also said he was sleeping on the ground since his kidnap.
“We can’t say if any ransom was paid for his release. According to Baba, when he told the kidnappers that his family only had N2million, they asked him if he thought the amount was enough for Boko Haram.”