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Two suspected kidnappers arrested in Katsina

Katsina State police command has arrested some kidnappers disguised in Hijab.

They were arrested on the 4th of April after the DPO of GRA Division Katsina, CSP Garba Isah, received a distress call about an unusual movement of two men with one of them wearing Hijab. 29 more words


Kidnappers storm home of Ibadan monarch, abduct his set of twins

Two suspected kidnappers stormed the home of the Otun Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Lekan Balogun, and abducted his five-year-old twins, a boy and a girl.The kidnappers stormed the home of the monarch last night and whisked away the children. 93 more words

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Politicians, Not Herdsmen, Kidnappers, Boko Haram, Are Greatest Threat To Security – Okogie

CATHOLIC Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Anthony Cardinal Okogie, said, yesterday, that the recent call by former Defence Minister, Lt. General Theophilus Danjuma (retd), for self-defence should normally cause apprehensions in the Presidency, since its legitimacy was in doubt. 657 more words


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Kidnappers abduct two Americans, two Canadians in Nigeria, two police killed


KADUNA, Nigeria (Reuters) – Kidnappers have abducted two Americans and two Canadians in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna, killing two police officers, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. 87 more words

Saudi Arabia confirms death of judge Shi‘ite Muslim judge Mohammed Al-Jirani

ARAB NEWS | Published — Monday 25 December 2017

Sheikh Mohammed Al-Jirani, whose body was found in in Al-Awwamia on Dec. 19, was killed by his kidnappers, Saudi authorities have confirmed. 213 more words


A yet to be identified young woman, suspected to be a kidnapper has been lynched and set ablaze by an Irate mob in Ilorin, Kwara State.The suspect was reportedly caught at an Islamic school while forcefully trying to kidnap a set of twins.It was gathered that the timely arrival of the children’s mother resulted in the rescue of the twins.Confirming the incident, the spokesman ofthe state police command, Ajayi Okasanmisaid some persons have been arrested in connection with the killing.Okasanmi said, “Before we got the information, the deed had been done and as we speak, policemen are already there making effort to arrest the culprit and I canassure you we are going to do just that because it is lawless for people to take lifeof another human no matter the offence and allegation.”He, however, advised residents to allow the law take its course and not indulge in jungle justice.