Kidnappers of Epe pupils surrender arms
Arsenal of guns, explosives and ammunition were surrendered in Ondo State as militants terrorising parts of Lagos, Ogun and Ondo states have finally embraced the Federal Government Amnesty programme.
Why people kill a fellow man
Sir: There is a thin line between sanity and insanity. Well-heeled people have had to cross the rubicon to scare and beat the Jesus out of people when we least expected them to.
Rising, worrisome cases of jungle justice in Nigeria
It is only in Nigeria that one can still hear of this absurdity. Simply on suspicion, people raise the alarm and somebody gets killed in the process. Only God knows how many innocent persons might have been killed or injured.
Jungle Justice: We have 30 suspects in custody, says Owoseni
Fatai Owoseni, confirmed the arrest of the suspects. He said that they were arrested at Ile-Zik and Ajala following appeals by the police from the command to them to disperse from the scenes but they refused.
Police confirm lynching of 4 suspected kidnappers
Spokesman of the command, Mr David Misal, told newsmen in Jalingo that the fifth suspect, Salisu Zakari, who narrowly escaped the mob action, was arrested and detained in the command.
Kidnappers, cattle rustlers arrested in Bauchi
The Bauchi State Police Command has arrested four gangs of kidnappers and cattle rustlers in Dass Council of the state.Briefing newsmen yesterday, the command Public Relations Officer, Kamal Datti, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP).....
Police task National Assembly on stiffer penalties for kidnappers
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has urged the National Assembly to make stringent laws to check the incessant cases of kidnapping nationwide. He noted that the nefarious act was thriving because of lack of a tighter legislation.
DSS nabs kidnappers, other criminals nationwide
A statement yesterday by its spokesman, Tony Opuiyo, said the service arrested a notorious kidnap kingpin, Terwase Akwaza alias Ghana, and some of his close associates on June 9, 2017.
Kidnapping: Schools fine-tune security measures
The recent onslaught on schools in the country by kidnappers is sending warning signals to managers of educational facilities, especially those operating boarding facilities even as it is apparent that students are increasingly becoming soft targets for abductors.