The abductors of Lobi Stars FC winger, Sunday Akleche, have introduced down the ransom demand from whopping N50m ransom to N10M.
Akleche was kidnapped alongside his wife someplace in Abia State on his manner to Port-Harcourt to drop his wife who’s a serving corps member within the state.
The abductors in a dialog with the sufferer’s household by way of his telephone had positioned a N50m ransom on the previous ABS of Ilorin player.
Akleche is an integral member of the Lobi Stars squad that was lately topped champions of the 2018 NPFL season.
A high official of Lobi Stars FC of the Makurdi primarily based NPFL facet, who confirmed the incident to Each day Belief, on situation of anonymity, mentioned the household of the player knowledgeable the administration of the membership that their son’s kidnappers had introduced down the ransom from N50 million to 10million.
“We’re all saddened by the information right here in Ijebu-Ode the place we’re having our pre-season coaching. It is vitally unlucky that an harmless younger man and his wife have fallen sufferer of this ungodly act.
The household has knowledgeable us that the ransom has been lowered from N50m to N10m. They household additionally requested that 5 months of the player’s wage needs to be paid upfront to help them in assembly with the demand of the abductors” he mentioned.
“Though it’s not doable to do as they requested, the governor has accepted that our collected allowances needs to be paid so we hope that regardless of how little, it’ll help the household. Our prayers are with Akleche and his household at this making an attempt second,” he added.