Tags : Kidnapping

Kidnappers Abduct, Murder Pastor In Ondo After Taking ₦2M Ransom

A Lagos-based Pastor, Frederick Ojo Aramuwa has been killed by his abductors after collecting 2 Million Naira ransom. Pastor Aramuwa’s corpse was found close to the area where he was abducted. He was abducted alongside his driver some days ago while travelling to Ifira, in the Akoko South East Local Government Area of Ondo State. […]

17 Family Members, Four Others Kidnapped By Gunmen In Kaduna

No fewer than 21 people including 17 family members have been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers in Chikun Local Government area of Kaduna State. Channels TV reports that the victims were abducted between Friday and Saturday morning at the Udawa community in Chikun LGA. When contacted for confirmation, the Kaduna State Police command […]

Senate Recommends Life Imprisonment For Kidnappers, Removes Time Limit On

The Senate has amended the Criminal Code Act which recommends life imprisonment for kidnappers and deletes the statute of limitations on cases of rape. Channels TV reports that Section 218 of the Criminal Code Act (amended) removing the statute of limitations implies that the defilement cases can remain open for as long as possible against […]

Insecurity: Buhari Meets Masari, Assures Of End To Banditry, Kidnapping

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the people of Katsina State of improved security and an end to all forms of banditry in the state, and the nation at large. The President gave the assurance during a meeting with Governor of Kastina State, Aminu Bello Masari, at the State House on Thursday night.  President Buhari warned […]

Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume, Charged With Terrorism

Taraba kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu (aka Wadume), has been charged with terrorism, murder, kidnapping and illegal possession of fire arms by the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The IGP slammed the 16 counts charges on Wadume, Army Captain Tiijani Balarabe and 18 others. Also on the list of defendants is Staff Sgt. David Isaiah; Sgt. […]