Tag: Abduction

Kankara Kidnap: Governor Masari Briefs President Buhari, Says Contact Made with Kidnappers

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2020

Katsina state Governor, Aminu Bello Masari today briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on the kidnapped children from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, in the state. This was ... Read More

Senate urges FG to reactivate dialogue for Sharibu’s release

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

The Senate on Thursday urged the Federal Government to explore the option of dialogue to quicken the release of Leah Sharibu, who is currently in ... Read More

Cameroon Abduction: Gunmen Release 78 Child Hostages – Negotiator

Henry Solomon- November 7, 2018

Armed men on Wednesday released 78 children and a driver kidnapped in west Cameroon but a principal and one teacher are still being held , ... Read More

German engineer abducted in Kano, police escort killed

admin- April 17, 2018

Gunmen abduct German engineer in Kano The Kano State police command said some unidentified gunmen on Monday in Kano killed a police escort and abducted ... Read More

#PMBinYobe Full Text: President Buhari’s Speech on His Official Visit to The North Eastern State

Henry Solomon- March 14, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari today visited Yobe state and held a town hall meeting with stakeholders in the state. Below is his address to the people ... Read More

Abduction of Yobe Schoolgirls Confirmed Need for State Police – Lawmaker

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 27, 2018

The abduction of some schoolgirls in Yobe confirmed the need for state police, a Lagos State lawmaker, Mr Yinka Ogundimu, said on Tuesday. When Gov ... Read More

Every Life of a Nigerian is Precious, Must be Secured – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- February 26, 2018

Femi Adesina, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari says every life in the country is equally precious and indispensable, assuring that the Federal Government will carefully explore ... Read More

Abduction of FRSC Official By A Bus Driver Leads To Car Crash

Henry Solomon- July 28, 2017

An alleged attempt by a commercial bus driver in Abakaliki to abducted a Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) official has led to a road crash, ... Read More

NGO Advocates Stiffer Measures For Perpetrators Of Violence Against Women

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2017

An NGO, Christian Women For Excellence and Empowerment in Nigerian (CWEENS), said on Monday in Jos that violence against women would persist unless measures were ... Read More

The Fact About Attack and Abduction of 22 Girls in Pulka by Boko Haram

AMT Tanimu- April 2, 2017

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a news story circulating on Social Media and some mainstream media from Pulka town in ... Read More

Principals Create New Strategies Against Kids’ Kidnapping in All Schools

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 26, 2017

The All-Nigeria Conference of Principals of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS) says it has embarked on sensitisation of its members on handling security challenges in view the ... Read More

Efforts Being Made By The Buhari Leadership To Rescue Chibok Girls – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2016

The Minster of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed held a press conference on Friday in Abuja, to update the media on efforts made so ... Read More

Federal Government Delegation In Chibok, Demand Report By Jonathan’s Fact-Finding Committee

Henry Solomon- April 15, 2016

Parents of 219 Schoolgirls abducted at Government Secondary School, Chibok in Chibok local government area of Southern Borno State had fresh memories of their daughters ... Read More

US Releases $240m Humanitarian Aid Plan For Displaced Persons

Henry Solomon- April 13, 2016

The U.S. Government has announced the release of about $240million (about N76.8billion) as development and humanitarian assistance to displaced persons across the Lake Chad Basin. ... Read More

BREAKING: N1 Million Reward For Useful Information On The Abducted Colonel – Nigerian Army HQ

AMT Tanimu- March 28, 2016

The Nigerian Army authority has raised reward for anyone with useful information that could lead to the rescue of its abducted officer, Colonel Samaila Inusa ... Read More

Prosecute Abductors of Ese, Prof. Angwe Urges IGP

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 4, 2016

The Executive Secretary National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Prof Bem Angwe has called on the IGP, Mr. Solomon Arase to ensure that all those involved ... Read More

Nigerian Navy Foils Hijack of Merchant Ship By Pirates, Recues 25 Foreigners

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2016

Safmarine Kuramo, Maersk Merchant Ship (Photo: Internet) The Nigerian Navy has foiled an attempt by suspected sea pirates to hijack and abduct 25 foreign nationals ... Read More

FG Issues Security Alert, Says Boko Haram Plans abductions For Ransom

Abdul Jimoh- December 18, 2015

The Federal Government warned on Friday that Boko Haram terrorists, who have been beaten and put on the run by the military, are planning another ... Read More

Jonathan Receives Parents of Abducted Chibok Girls

admin- July 23, 2014

Segun Lawole On April 14 this year the news of the abduction of more than two hundred girls from their hostel by the members of the Boko ... Read More