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We abducted Falae to get Sallah, wedding funds – Suspect

The Department of State Service, DSS, yesterday presented two suspected abductors of Chief Olu Falae, a former Secretary to Government of the Federation, in Abuja. 546 more words


Kidnappers seize Edo lawmaker’s daughter at Abuja airport

•Police begin manhunt for 25-year-old NYSC member taken since Wednesday
By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor & Kingsley Omonobi
Fear has gripped passengers using the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja (NAIA) following the invasion of the facility by kidnappers and other criminals p… 9 more words


75 year old mother of former Sokoto gubernatorial candidate abducted

The Police in Sokoto on Saturday confirmed the abduction of Hajiya Fatima Mohammed,  a 75-year- old woman, by unknown people.
The Command’s Spokesman, Mr Sabo Kurawa, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto that the incident occurred at about 8: p.m. 152 more words


Kidnappers kill Professor, after collecting ransom

A Professor of Agricultural Economics and Extension in the Ambrose Alli Univer­sity, Ekpoma in Edo State, Prof. Paul Erie, 305 more words


Abducted AAU lecturer murdered by his abductors – Police

The police in Benin on Friday disclosed that Dr. Paul Erie, an Associate Professor of Agricultural Economics of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension of the Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma, who was kidnapped from his country home in Igbanke village in Orhionmwon local government area, on 16 June, 2015, was killed by his abductors. 304 more words


Enugu police arrest 100 suspected kidnappers, robbers

The Enugu State Police Command has arrested over 100 suspected armed robbers, kidnappers, cultists and recovered over 60 arms and ammunition.
Commissioner of Police Mohammed Adamu told Daily Sun that on September 3, 2015, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), arrested some suspected armed robbers with their leader identified as Ifeanyi Nwatu. 261 more words


Falae: IGP Arase denies knowing about ransom paid to kidnappers

ABUJA—The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, said yesterday that the police authorities were not privy to the fact that the family of former Secretary to Government of the Federation, SGF, Chief Olu Falae, who was freed by his kidnappers at Owo, Ondo State last week, paid ransom, saying … 10 more words