Tag: Kidnapped

Abducted Nasarawa APC Chairman Found Dead – Police

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2020

The Nasarawa State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Philip Shekwo, who was abducted by gunmen on Saturday, has been found dead. Mr ... Read More

6 Kidnapped Kuje Residents Rescued – Police Confirms

Henry Solomon- October 16, 2019

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has confirmed the rescue of six out of the 10 persons abducted last week by unknown gunmen at ... Read More

Chibok Girls-based Movie Wins big at Venice

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2019

Kachi Benson’s film, ‘Daughters of Chibok’ has won best virtual reality story at the 76th Venice International Film Festival. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports ... 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

Zamfara Assembly Writes to FG Over Killings

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2018

Zamfara House of Assembly has directed its secretariat to write a letter to Minister of defence, Mansur Dan’ali, over incessant killings and security challenges in ... Read More

Yakubu Dogara Tumbs up President Buhari for Securing Release of #DapchiGirls

Tanimu- March 21, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the release of the female students abducted ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari on Kidnapped #DapchiGirls in Dapchi

Tanimu- March 15, 2018

ABUJA: President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Damaturu, Yobe State capital assured Nigerians and the international community that the missing 101 Dapchi girls will be ... Read More

President Buhari to Mr. Rex Tillerson: Negotiations Underway to Rescue Captured Schoolgirls

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari told visiting US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson that negotiations are underway, in concert with international organisations to secure the release of ... Read More

Anything Short of Safe Return of #DapchiGirls is Unacceptable – Dogara

Tanimu- February 28, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has disclosed that the National Assembly is doing all within its powers to ... Read More

Police Arrest Former Recruit, 4 others Over Kidnapping of Mopol Commander

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2018

The police have arrested a former  recruit and four others for allegedly kidnapping ASP Solomon Aniefiok,  the  Unit Commander of Mopol 55, based in  Aba, ... Read More

Police Rescues Abducted Don From The Hands of Kidnappers

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

The Police Command in Enugu State on Saturday rescued abducted Prof. Nduka Eya from the hands of his kidnappers unhurt. One of the suspects involved ... Read More

Kidnapped Former Minister And Husband Released

Henry Solomon- October 6, 2016

Former Minister of Environment, Mrs Laurentia Malam The Police Command in Kaduna State has confirmed the release of the immediate past Minister of Environment, Mrs ... Read More

News Summary – All You Need to Know Today 6th September, 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 6, 2016

CJN Warns Judicial Staff on Code of Conduct Chief Justice of Nigeria has called on the nation’s judicial workers to respect the code of conduct ... Read More

Kidnappers Killed and 2 Victims Rescued At Dutsen Zaki Forest

Tanimu- July 18, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of Forward Operation Base, 33 Brigade deployed in Burra, Bauchi State along with some local vigilantes conducted patrol along Unguwar ... Read More

Kidnapped Sierra Leonean Deputy High Commissioner Rescued by the Nigerian Police

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 6, 2016

Nigerian Police Force Public Relations, Donald Awunah, confirmed the rescue yesterday of Deputy High Commissioner of Sierra Leone in Nigeria, Maj. Gen. Alfred Nelson William, ... 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

2 Years On, Memories Of 219 Kidnapped #ChibokGirls At GSS Chibok

Tanimu- 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

We Will Not Rest Until Chibok Girls Are Rescued – Senate President Bukola Saraki

Henry Solomon- April 14, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Thursday reiterated the commitment of the Senate to the safe return of the Chibok girls abducted two years ... Read More

I Share Your Pains, Buhari Tells Parents Of The Abducted Chibok Girls

Henry Solomon- April 14, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured parents and relations of the kidnapped Chibok girls that he frequently reflects on the ordeal of the captives in the ... Read More