Wednesday, February 17, 2021

TAG

Kidnap

Zamfara Councilors behind kidnap of 3 colleagues, police allege

The Commissioner of Police in Zamfara State, Usman Nagogo, has confirmed the arrest of some councilors over their suspected involvement in the March 4, kidnap of three supervisory councilors of Gummi Local Government Area of the state.

Gunmen shoot 1, kidnap 2 workers of Bowen University

One staff of Bowen University, Iwo, Osun, who was yet to be identified, was on Monday evening shot, while two others were said to have been kidnapped by gunmen along Iwo-Osogbo road.

Election: Gunmen kill APC Chairman, kidnap daughter in Gwagwalada

Unknown gunmen have shot dead Husaini Sarki Paida, the All Progressives Congress, APC, chairman of Dobi Ward in Gwagwalada Area Council. The gunmen also kidnapped...

I made my first statement under duress, Evans tells court

An alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a Evans, has denied his confessional statement after his arrest in 2017, saying it was made under duress. Evans...

Police foil kidnap attempt on 4-year-old boy in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 37-year-old man who allegedly attempted to kidnap a four-year-old boy at Okokomaiko Area of the state.

2 persons kidnapped along Kaduna Airport Road

Two person have been kidnapped along Kaduna Airport Road on Wednesday night, DAILY NIGERIAN can report. Sources told our correspondent that the incident occurred around...

BREAKING: 42 passengers kidnapped along Birnin Gwari-Kaduna road

In a daring operation along Birnin-Gwari-Kaduna road, armed bandits have kidnapped 42 passengers en-route to Kano within 24 hours. A leader of National Union of Road...

Gunmen kidnap German nurse in Somalia capital

Armed men abducted a German nurse working for the International Committee of the Red Cross from a compound in Somalia's capital Mogadishu in what...

Police confirm kidnap of Taraba lawmaker

The Taraba Police Command on Sunday confirmed the abduction of a state legislator, Hosea Ibi by three unidentified gunmen. Mr Ibi represents Takum 1 in...

Niger Delta militants kidnap four Britons

Suspected militants have kidnapped four British nationals in southern Nigeria, police and community leaders said on Wednesday. The four had been providing “free medical care...

Edo musician kidnapped, wife shot

A Benin-based musician and social critic, Osayomore Joseph, was Tuesday night abducted by unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in the Edo state. He was...

Police deny Abuja-Kaduna expressway mass kidnap

The Kaduna State Police command on Friday denied reports in some section of the media that 20 people were kidnapped on Wednesday along Abuja-Kaduna...

Latest news

cosgrove