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Police confirm kidnap of Suleja Area Commander

The Kaduna State Police Command, has confirmed the abduction of Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Musa Rambo, the Police Area Commander in Suleja. Confirming...

Delta Govt. lauds vigilance group for foiling kidnap attempt on school

The Delta Government has commended the vigilance group that foiled the attempt by suspected kidnappers to abduct students and teachers from Azagba Secondary School,...

Police, community confirms rescue of 6 kidnapped Kuje residents

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has confirmed the rescue of six out of the 10 persons abducted last week by unknown...

Police in Enugu arrest man for allegedly threatening to kidnap, murder...

The Police Command in Enugu State has arrested one Nnaji Nwabueze who allegedly threatens to kidnap and murder unsuspecting members of the public...

Police confirms kidnap of 4 persons in Kuje, FCT

The Kuje Police Division in FCT has confirmed the kidnap of four persons by unknown gunmen at Pegi community in Kuje Area Council. The...

Police kill kidnap gang leader terrorising Ogoni

The Police in Rivers on Monday said they had killed “a notorious gang leader’’, Linus Lebari, 35, popularly known as Bobby/Devil, terrorising Ogoni...

Court remands housewife, 2 others for allegedly faking kidnap

A Chief Magistrates’ court sitting in Ilorin on Friday ordered that a housewife , who allegedly faked their own kidnap, be remanded in a...

Gunmen kidnap Commissioner’s father in Bayelsa

Kidnap Nathan Nwakamma Yenagoa, Oct. 3,2029 Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday night abducted the father of the Bayelsa State...

Police arrest 2 kidnap suspects in Adamawa

Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the arrest of two suspected kidnappers in Song Local Government Area of Adamawa. The command spokesman, DSP Suleiman Yahaya, confirmed...

NSCDC arrests kidnap kingpin in Borno 

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Command in Borno, says it has arrested a 45 year-old man, Ibrahim Ali-Jobo, suspected to...

Gunmen kidnap 14 passengers in Osun

Bandits, suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, have reportedly kidnapped 18 passengers along Otan/Imesi-Ile road in Osun. Some passengers including the driver of a commercial 18-...

Troops rescue 8 kidnap victims in Kaduna

Eight kidnapped victims rescued by Troops of Operation Whirl Punch under 1 Division, Nigerian Army Kaduna....

Kaduna Govt receives, hands over 7 Offa kidnapped victims

The Kaduna State Government says it has received the seven rescued kidnapped victims of Offa who were kidnapped along Kaduna-Abuja highway on Sept. 8. Receiving...

Troops rescue 7 Offa kidnap victims

The Troops of Operation Thunder Strike on Wednesday rescued seven kidnap victims who were on transit from Offa, Kwara to Kaduna State on...

Kidnapped Ondo varsity lecturer found dead

Prof. Gideon Okedayo, a lecturer with the Ondo State University of Science of Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa, who was recently kidnapped has been found dead. The...

NSCDC rescues 7 kidnap victims in Nasarawa

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has rescued seven persons abducted along Nasarawa Eggon-Akwanga road on Aug. 20 in Nasarawa State. Mr Mohammed...

Armed men kidnap 5 persons in Kaduna – Police

The Police in Kaduna has confirmed the kidnap of five persons by armed men on Friday at Danbushiya Village, at the outskirt of Kaduna metropolis. The Command...

Pirates kidnap 3 Russian sailors off Cameroon’s coast

Kidnap The cargo ship “Marmalaita” belonging to the Danish company, Ultrabulk carrying the flag of Antigua and...

Boy, 15, stages own kidnap, demands N.5m ransom

A 15-year-old boy has allegedly staged his own kidnap and demanded for the sum of N500,000 as ransom. The minor, who was paraded in...

NMA demands effective synergy among security agencies

The  Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has advocated for effective collaboration between the army, police and other paramilitary agencies to tame kidnapping, banditry and other...

Attorney: Norway investor’s missing wife is alive

The suspected kidnappers of the wife of one of Norway’s wealthiest businessmen have sent a new message stating that she is alive, the family...

2 docked for alleged attempt to kidnap man for ransom

Two persons,  Thomos and Michael Arepo, on Tuesday appeared in an Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, for alleged attempt to kidnap a 54-year-old...

3 kidnapped victims regain freedom in Sokoto

The Sokoto State Government has confirmed the release of three kidnapped victims from their captors as a result of ongoing negotiation between government and...

Investigation on Siasia mother’s abduction ongoing — police

The Police Command in Bayelsa has said that its personnel are working round the clock to ensure that the kidnapped mother of Samson Siasia,...