Buhari Orders Arase To Rescue Former SGF, Falae

Channels Television  
Updated September 23, 2015

FalaePresident Mohammadu Buhari has directed the Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, and other security agencies to take all necessary action to ensure the safe and speedy rescue of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Olu Falae.

Mr Falae was abducted from his farm on Monday by suspected Fulani herdsmen who are demanding a N90 million ransom for his release.

A statement by the presidency noted that President Buhari “condemns the callous and reprehensible kidnapping of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation and elder statesman.

The statement further assured the “Falae family, friends and other concerned Nigerians that the Federal Government would do all within its powers to ensure his swift release”.