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Abducted Nigerian coach regains freedom

Head coach of Rivers United, Stanley Eguma, has regained freedom after being abducted by gunmen this week.

This was confirmed by the General Manager of Rivers United Football Club, Chief Okey Kpalukwu, on Friday.

Eguma was kidnapped along the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway at 4.00 pm on Tuesday, June 15, while returning from Gombe to Port Harcourt, after a Nigeria Professional Football League game.

The tactician was kidnapped along Enugu road with two of his personal assistants on his way back from a local game against Adamawa United at the Ribadu Square Stadium, Yola.

Kpalukwu confirmed the release of Eguma in a post on the club’s WhatsApp platform.

He wrote: “We are grateful to God for His mercy. Our Technical Manager, Stanley Eguma, has been released by his abductors.
Our God is gracious.”

Details of Eguma’s release from his abductors were not disclosed in the post as it remains unclear whether any ransom was paid.

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