Kidnapping News in Nigeria
Prof. Ishaq Akintola, the director of MURIC, called on the police to prosecute the suspected kidnappers who also allegedly renamed and converted the children to Christianity.
The Kano state police command has rescued nine children reportedly abducted in Kano state and trafficked to Anambra state. The children aged between two and 10 years were kidnapped and taken to Anambra.
As panic continues to pervade Abuja, Nigeria's capital city over activities of suspected kidnappers and armed bandits, the Nigeria Police Force has announced what it described as a massive operation to end the security challenge.
Troops of Operation Thunder Strike have rescued six students of Government Day Secondary School Gwagwada in Chikun local government area of Kaduna state abducted on their way to school on Thursday morning, October 10.
The Government Technical Secondary School located at Maraban Kajuru community, Kajuru local government area of Kadun, has been attacked by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, who abducted the school’s principal.
The Nasarawa state police command has confirmed the abduction of a cleric, John Egla, said to be a pastor of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) in Lafia.