By Asolo Eyedoude
The Bayelsa State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the release of Mrs. Beauty Ogere Siasia, the abducted mother of former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia.
The Octogenarian who was abducted 73 days ago in her country home, Odoni in Sagbama local government area of Bayelsa State, was set free in the wee hours of Sunday.
Mr. Eworikumo Siasia, a member of the Siasia family, also confirmed to our correspondent that the 80-year-old Madam Siasia had been freed and she is at home with family members at their Odoni country home in Sagbama Local Government Area.
Coach Samson Siasia, ex- Super Eagles Coach who was elated at the cheering news, expressed appreciation to Nigerians for their support and prayers, culminating in the release of his mother.
Mr. Asinim Butswat, the Police Public Relations Officer, a Superintendent of Police, said the police command would issue an official statement later.