kidnappers

Ritualists’ Den Discovered In Majidun Area Of Ikorodu, Lagos

A ritualists’ den has been discovered in Majidun area of Ikorodu, Lagos State, southwest Nigeria. The den, where kidnapped children and adults were allegedly kept as ... Full story

Nigerian youths beg President Obama to help find Borno schoolgirls

Some Nigerian youths have solicited for the help of the United States government in securing the release of the abducted 190 pupils of the Government ... Full story

Three Nigerian Brothers Arrested For Kidnapping And Molesting A 15-Yr-Old Girl In Chicago

Three Nigerian brothers were arrested for kidnapping and gang-molesting a 15-year-old girl last December. According to Chicago Sun-Times, Aziz Animashaun, 22, Isiaka Animashaun, 25, and Taiwo ... Full story

Victims rescued from the kidnappers’ den speak out

Some of the victims rescued from the kidnappers’ den at the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State, are gradually regaining fitness and mental ability. Although they ... Full story

Man Leads Gang To Rob Sister's Home And Kidnap Her

Bayelsa State Police Command has paraded 6 kidnappers (in the picture), who robbed the residence of a woman and also abducted her after the robbery. The ... Full story

Marcello Rizzo, Italian kidnapped in Nigeria has been freed

 An Italian man kidnapped in Nigeria last week has been released, the Italian foreign ministry said on Thursday without giving further details. Marcello Rizzo, 55, from ... Full story

Gunmen kidnap daughter of the former Vice-Chairman of the All Nigeria Peoples Party

UNKNOWN gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted Miss Julie Harry, the daughter of the former Vice-Chairman of the All Nigeria Peoples Party, late Marshal ... Full story

Olayinka Obaleye, popular businesswoman abducted in front of factory

A renowned businesswoman, Mrs Olayinka Obaleye, the Managing Director of Yinka Oba Foam in Ilo, State of Osun, in western Nigeria, has been reportedly adducted ... Full story

Kidnapped Bishop Kattey: Anglican Church Vows Not To Pay Ransom

The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) yesterday asked the abductors of Archbishop Ignatius Kattey to release him unconditionally and immediately. Kattey, the Dean, Church of Nigeria ... Full story

Kidnappers lay siege to Delta State University kidnapping more than 20 lecturers

THERE has been palpable tension in Delta State University, DELSU, Abraka, Delta State in the past few months over the wave of abduction of lecturers ... Full story

23 Year Old Lebanese Man Arrested for kidnapping 61 year old Aunt in Lagos

A 23 year old Lebanese man has been arrested by police in Lagos for kidnapping his 61 year old aunt, Alhaja Essa Dannawi. Mohammed Dannawi ... Full story

Ex-Minister Ali Munguno, 87, Kidnapped By Gunmen

Friday, unknown gunmen kidnapped the former Nigerian minister, Shettima Ali Munguno. The incident took place in the restless city of Maiduguri, Borno State capital. Mr. Munguno, ... Full story

Olufolabi Adeniji, 16-year-old pupil rescued, kidnapper killed

Lagos State Police Command has rescued Olufolabi Adeniji, the 16-year-old pupil of American International School, who was kidnapped on April 16, 2013.   According to police authorities, ... Full story

Kehinde Bamigbetan: Kidnapper jumped to his death

One of the kidnappers of the Chairman, Ejigbo Local Council Development Area, Kehinde Bamigbetan, jumped to his death at a hotel along Old Ojo road, ... Full story

Two Nigerians And A Filipino Kidnap A Japanese Engineer In Malaysia

Two Nigerians and a Filipina were charged at the magistrate's court here yesterday with the kidnapping of a Japanese engineer three weeks ago.Okwara Victor Emeka, ... Full story

Spanish Man Rescued After Being Kidnapped By Nigerian Lover

 The Edo State Police Command has rescued a Spanish, Jose Anthonio Murili Turrillo who was kidnapped and held captive in a hotel room in Benin ... Full story

28-year-old man and lover arrested over teenager’s kidnap

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Umar Manko, has confirmed the arrest of a 28-year-old man and his girlfriend for abducting a boy of 14 ... Full story

Physically Challenged Son Kidnaps Mother In Edo, Demands N20 Million Ransom

A physically–challenged barber, who abducted his mother, Mrs. Kate Emienor, in Benin City, Edo State and detained her for 10 days at a hideout in ... Full story

Woman abducted in Lagos after returning from US for mother’s burial

Less than two months after 29-year-old Kemisola Ogunyemi lost her mother, her family now has a fresh problem to contend with.The tragedy of losing her ... Full story

Kidnapping of Anglican priest causes confusion

The kidnap of an Anglican Priest, Rev. James Achugbu has thrown Umunnachi community into confusion, even as they applied various strategies to know his whereabouts. ... Full story

Kidnappers of Oluwole Rotimi's wife on how they shared the N13m ransom

MORE facts emerged, Monday, as the Oyo State Police Command paraded three suspects alleged to have been involved in the kidnap of Mrs. Titilayo Oluwole ... Full story

Kidnap of two toddlers Toheeb Adedokun and Falilu Tajudeen throws Ketu into confusion Video

The kidnapping of two toddlers -  Toheeb Adedokun and Falilu Tajudeen -  has thrown Taike Street, Ketu Lagos into confusion.The two boys have some things ... Full story

Revelation Jones, 6month Nigerian baby kidnapped in South Africa

Six month old Nigerian baby, Revelation Jones, was on Tuesday January 8th abducted by his parents neighbours, a couple believed to be Pakistanis. The couple, ... Full story

Nigerian Splinter Islamist Sect Claims Kidnap Of French National In Nigeria

Nigerian Islamist group Ansaru said on Sunday it was behind the kidnap of a French national last week, citing France’s ban on full-face veils and ... Full story

Gunmen Shoot 3-Year Old Boy, Kill Father, Abduct Mother In Benin City

A 3-year old boy is now on danger list in a private hospital after unidentified gunmen severally shot and wounded him, killed his father while ... Full story

Joint Action Front accuses Lagos police of kidnapping

The Joint Action Front has condemned the arrest and detention of five of its members of by policemen from the Lagos State Police Command, during ... Full story

United States And UK Govt Warns Citizens Against Trips To Nigeria

The United States Government has warned its citizens against travelling to Nigeria, particularly during the holiday season, saying they could be kidnapped, robbed or attacked ... Full story

Nkiru Sylvanus And Kenneth Okolie Released By Kidnappers

What a relief! And thanks for all your prayers. Actress Nkiru Sylvanus and ex-Mr Nigeria Kenneth Okolie have been freed by their kidnappers. Nkiru and Kenneth ... Full story

Igbo Forum Of Nollywood Practitioners Demand Sylvanus Release

The Igbo Forum of Nollywood Practitioners has demanded the immediate release of their member, Miss Nkiru Sylvanus, from her abductors with immediate effect, even as ... Full story

Four Expatriates And Two Nigerian Employees Of Hyundai Heavy Industries, Kidnapped in Nigeria.!!

Four expatriates and two Nigerians working for the South Korean construction firm Hyundai Heavy Industries Limited were kidnapped Monday in southern Nigeria, police said."Some armed ... Full story

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