Kidnapping News in Nigeria
A Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Delta state, simply identified as Okoro, has reportedly regained his freedom from suspected kidnappers after he allegedly paid N3 million as ransom.
The chief of air staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, has warned troops battling bandits and kidnappers in Katsina state to be alert as there is a lot at stake in the ongoing fight against suspected criminals.
The chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi state, Sam Uhuotu, has raised an alarm over alleged kidnap of the local government chairman in Okene, Musa Adelabu, who is a member of the PDP.
The Benue Police Command said on Monday, August 22, that gunmen have kidnapped the provost of College of Education, Katsina Ala, Tsavwua Gborigyo.
Six-year-old Feranmi Bukola demonstrated uncommon bravery on Thursday, August 8, as she escaped being killed by her abductor. Feranmi was abducted in her house while sleeping beside her mother.
The Kaduna state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) says the body has spent over N300 million to secure release of members who have been victims of kidnapping between 2015 and 2019.