Kidnapped APC chieftains regain freedom in Rivers
The three Chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who were kidnapped on July 21, along Elele-Omoku road in Rivers, have regained their freedom. The trio are Mr John Enebeli, Mr Austin Enebeli and Mr Afam Oniyan. Mr Chris Finebone, Publicity Secretary of APC in Rivers, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Port…
Police begin manhunt for kidnappers of three female students
The Akwa Ibom Police Command has begun a manhunt for the abductors of three female students of Obong University, Obong Ntak, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the state. Witnesses said some hoodlums stormed the female hostel of the university in the early hours of Friday and abducted the students. The Police Public Relations Officer in…
Escape from daredevil kidnappers
The day was January 2, 2018. Prince Innocent Eleogu, a food chemicals and additives importer, who does business in Lagos, had travelled to Azunchai in Ariam-Usaka community, Ikwuano Local Government Area, Abia State. The homecoming was for the burial of Chief Ibezim, the father of his brother-in-law, Mr. Ferdinand Ibezim, and also to celebrate Christmas.…
Police parade 79-year-old alleged arms supplier, others
Abdulrashid Riba, a 79-year-old man, who deals in supplying and selling arms to kidnappers alongside 18 others were paraded yesterday by the police.
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.
Another ritualists’ den discovered in Lagos
They were found in a tunnel by the bus-stop that leads to a moribund company. Syringes believed to be used in injecting their victims with sedative drugs were discovered in the hideout.
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.
DSS arraigns eight kidnap suspects in Port Harcourt court
The suspects are: Godknows Wokem, Promise Jim, Kingsley Worlu Chuku, Uchendu Macpherson Elindam, Obinna Chuku, Henry Elebiga, Destiny Chidiebere Wosu, Stanley Ibuchi Wosu and Elizabeth Chuku
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.