Friday, 2nd June 2023


1 day ago
The police in Delta State, yesterday, neutralised two suspected kidnappers and rescued their kidnapped couple unhurt along Warri-Sapele Road by Aziza junction.
4 days ago
Revered Father Michael Ifeanyi Asomugha, a priest of the Catholic diocese of Okigwe, in lmo state, was kidnapped on the evening of Saturday, April 15, 2023. Father Ifeanyi from childhood wanted to be a priest, and was overwhelmed when he was ordained on September 18, 2021 and posted as assistant priest of St. Paul’s parish, Osu, lsiala, Mbane local government area of Imo state
14 May
Police in Delta have arrested two kidnap suspects at Udu Local Government Area of the state. Police spokesman, DSP Bright Edafe told newsmen in Warri (Delta) on Sunday that the suspects were nabbed by a police decoy squad following credible and intelligence-led investigation. “Operatives of the decoy squad embarked on a sting operation on May…
7 May
The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), in collaboration with local security outfits have rescued 58 kidnap victims from some identified kidnappers den in communities contiguous to the territory.
2 May
Anambra State Police Command has paraded three out of a six-man gang of kidnappers, who operate from a border town of Umuaku-Isuochi in Abia State.
2 May
Gunmen have abducted two Catholic priests in Agbarha-Otor, Ughelli North Local Council of Delta State.
22 Mar
Gunmen suspected of being kidnappers, yesterday, abducted a 19-year-old girl, Adetutu Okinbaloye, from her residence in Imoru community, Ose Local Council of the state.
13 Mar
The police in Ogun rescued a journalist, Oluseun Oduneye, from his kidnappers after a gun battle which lasted for 45 minutes.
12 Mar
No fewer than 12 residents of Grow Homes Estate, along Kuchibiyi in the Kubwa area of the Federal Capital Territory, were kidnapped by gunmen, on Friday, at about11:30 p.m.
6 Mar
Operatives of Bauchi State Police Command have killed two kidnappers in Ningi Local Council of the state while attempting to abduct a 28-year-old victim, Usman Abdulhamid.
25 Jan
Less than one week after six persons were kidnapped in Ikem-Isioroto, in Isiuzo local government council, Enugu state, another native of the area was reportedly kidnapped yesterday.
21 Jan
Ahead of the forthcoming general election, many Nigerians have been thrown into fear following the spate of kidnapping in the country between Thursday night and yesterday evening.


4 mins ago
Following the recent increase in the price of Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS), known as petrol, as a result of the removal of subsidy, Lagos State government on Friday advised residents of the State against panic buying and hoarding of fuel. In a statement, the Lagos State Government also urged residents to stop patronising black marketers,…
9 mins ago
President Bola Tinubu on Friday held a meeting with the Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, immediate past governor of Rivers state, Nyesom Wike and a former Delta state governor, James Ibori. The trio of Makinde, Wike and Ibori reportedly walked in to the venue of the meeting with Tinubu at around 4:25pm. Our correspondent gathered…
1 hour ago
Sets aside Commission's invitation to past, serving Zamfara officials A Federal High Court, sitting in Gusau, Zamfara State has declared that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission does not have the powers to invite (by letters, telephone calls or any other means of communication) serving and past officials of the Zamfara State Government for the…
1 hour ago
Maison Martell and Davido are toasting their long-standing friendship with the release of an Exclusive Blend, a prestigious, bespoke cognac created for Davido by Martell Cellar Master Christophe Valtaud, to celebrate the continuation of their partnership.
2 hours ago
Tein Jack-Rich, the frontline presidential aspirant under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has congratulated Sen. George Akume and Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, over their appointments as Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), and Chief of Staff (COS) to the President respectively. Akume and Gbajabiamila's appointments were announced on Friday by President…