‘Bandits have kept me in chains’, Abducted DPO begs from captivity

The Divisional Police Officer (DPO), who was abducted in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna, in June, says he has been in chains, according to his relative. Daily Trust had reported how CSP Mohammed Gyadi-Gyadi was kidnapped on the morning of June 27,…

Abductors reportedly kill LAUTECH student, hotelier after N5m ransom

The Proprietor of Tana Suites Ogbomoso, Olugbenga Owolabi and one of his staff, Racheal Opadele, a student of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, who were abducted last week, have been allegedly killed by their abductors. The Nation gathered…

Gunmen kidnap Naval officer, demand N3m ransom

Gunmen have kidnapped an Abuja-based officer of the Naval Headquarters in Abuja, Musa Lawal. The victim, with enlistment no. X12775 ABRP3, was whisked away by his abductors in Kogi State. It was gathered that some heavily armed men numbering five…

I received share of N1.4m from three kidnapping incidents in Ekiti ― Suspect

One of the suspected arrowheads of the kidnap syndicate terrorising Ekiti State in recent time, Bunmi Ogunremi said he was involved in three high-profile kidnapping operations in the state, since January where he received a share of N1.5 million from…

Will a kidnapped Corper be rescued?

Our government has no shame! My dad used to tell a story about the tortoise to illustrate a point about the helplessness of one’s situation when dealing with someone without shame. At a gathering of men in a community, talk…

There are two lords in Nigeria, who are we bowing to?

We are all still coming to grips with the brazen terror attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) on Tuesday, August 24th, 2021. Now that the Bandits have shown us they are not joking, that they can attack any establishment…

Boy stages own kidnap, demands father pay ransom (CGTN)

A 15-year-old Nigerian boy has been arrested for demanding a ransom from his father after staging his own kidnap with his friends in the central city of Jos, police said Friday. The teenager and four accomplices aged between 15 and…

I was kidnapped on the Kaduna express way and here is my story

I suddenly found myself alone with the phone! I quickly dialed my brother and told him to keep negotiating, never to give up. You see, once a victim speaks to their family,

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