Kidnappers have freed Mr. Kelly Odaro, the Chief Press Secretary to Edo State Deputy Governor, Pius Odubu.
Odaro was reportedly released on Monday night in the state capital, Benin.
An unconfirmed report said his freedom came after the payment of a N1.5 ransom.
Odaro was kidnapped in front of his house in Benin on Saturday night.
The spokesman of the state police command, Anthony Airhuoyo, said he had no information on the matter.
He promised to make contacts and get back to our correspondents.
More details later.