Again gunmen allegedly kidnap school principal in Kaduna
Some gunmen have reportedly attacked the Government Technical Secondary School, Mararaban Kajuru in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state, abducting the principal of the school. This is coming barely a week after the abduction of six female pupils and two staff members of the Engravers College, Chikun Local Government Area of the State. The…
Police parade undergraduate, others for kidnapping
An undergraduate of Computer Science at the Adamawa State University, Abdulbasit Umar, was yesterday paraded by the Taraba State Police Command for kidnapping his 10- year-old biological sister, Amina Umar.
Court remands housewife, two others for allegedly faking kidnap
A chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, yesterday, ordered that a housewife, Odunayo Olaniyi, who allegedly faked her own kidnap be remanded in a correctional centre.
Motorist engages bandit in fisticuffs
In what appears like a Hollywood movie, a courageous motorist, Mr. Usman Yusuf, plying the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road, reportedly engaged a kidnapper in a fight to set himself and others free.
Descent into dark abyss
The cocktail of horror and bizarre stories being served daily by the media shows the significant descent of our country into the devil’s abyss. And this is in spite of the significant rise in the level of religiosity in the country be it of the Christian faith or of the Islamic faith and a variety of others in between them
Three suspected kidnappers burnt to death in Abuja
Angry Mob Monday morning burnt to death three suspected kidnappers at Dutse Alhaji area in Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The suspects were three young men and a female victim, who has been rushed to Kubwa General Hospital for treatment.
Bayelsa police confirm release of Siasia’s mother
The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the release of Mrs Beauty Siasia, the 80-year-old mother of a former Super Eagles’ Coach, Samson Siasia, who was kidnapped on July 15.
Four abducted ASUP leaders regain freedom in Oyo
Four kidnapped leaders of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) at the Oyo State College of Agriculture and Technology (OYSCATECH), Igboora, regained freedom in the late hours of Saturday.
Enforce that ban on cattle movement
A recent initiative of the governors of the South East, Nigeria banning unbridled movement of herdsmen in the region should be seen purely as a governance issue for peace and stability in the country.