Troops eliminate, arrest scores of bandits, rescue kidnapped victims
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have eliminated and arrested scores of bandits, cattle rustlers, kidnappers, and other criminal elements in the entire North West zone in recent time.
Police arrest kidnappers of victim lured out of church service
Abia State Police Command said yesterday that its Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has arrested four suspects who plotted and kidnapped one Chekwas Daniel
Police confirms killing of alleged kidnappers in Cameroun, not Adamawa
The Police in Adamawa has confirmed the alleged killing of 18 suspected kidnappers by thunderstorm in neighbouring Republic of Cameroun and not in the state
Six arrested at suspected kidnappers’ den in Lagos
Residents with the help of soldiers yesterday uncovered a tunnel used by suspected ritualists at Ladipo bus-stop, Agege Motor Road, Lagos State, while six suspects have been arrested
Police nab suspected supplier of arms, rescue children from trafficker
A suspect believed to be the major supplier of arms and ammunitions to hoodlums terrorising Taraba state and some parts of the country have again been nabbed by the state police command
Osun Assembly seeks death sentence for convicted kidnappers, ritual killers, others
The Osun House of Assembly yesterday passed a bill seeking death sentence for convicted kidnappers in the state. The House said that henceforth, it has become a serious crime punishable
‘Amotekun is a child of circumstance whose time is now’
Civil rights activist and a former senator representing Kaduna Central Zone, Shehu Sani, spoke on the upsurge of insecurity, banditry as well as kidnapping in the country and the failure of the Federal Government to tame the menace
I am watching with keen interest the controversy over the security arrangement the governors of South-West have put in place to protect their people who elected them into office.