Kidnappers of Sekibo's wife jailed for life

Rivers State High Court ,sitting in Port Harcourt, has sentenced Abel Okoro, and Vincent Wilson, to life imprisonment without option of fine, for kidnapping the wife of Senator George Thompson-Sekibo ,and two of her female friends. Wife of the senator, Princess Asime Sekibo, and...

New Delta CP reads riot acts to herdsmen, kidnappers, others

New Commissioner of Police in Delta – State Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa has promised hard times for criminals in the State.Inuwa who took over from CP Adeyinka Adeleke, who is proceeding on a course to the National Institute of Policy and Strategy Studies in Jos with immediate...

Mother, child abducted on New Year day in Abia

A woman and her daughter were today kidnapped in Aba, Abia State by gunmen.The incident was said to have occurred along Umuocham road, Abayi, Aba.Sources in the area disclosed that the four gunmen operated in a Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV), while the woman was said to be driving a...

Police rescue kidnapped corp member in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command has rescued a female youth Corp member, Onyiwara Chinwe Faith, who was abducted last week on Friday. She was rescued by a special squad coordinated by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police CP Hakeem Odumosu. Chinwe was abducted at Epe on her way to...

3 soldiers, civilian nabbed for kidnapping, robbery

The Edo State Police Command has arrested three serving soldiers and a civilian for alleged kidnapping and armed robbery. The military personnel said to be on a police wanted list for series of kidnappings in Agenebode, Fugar and other areas in the state, was arrested after...

Police rout child trafficking syndicate, fake SARS operatives, others in Lagos

It was a harvest of the arrest of criminal suspects by the Lagos State Police Command at the weekend. Among those arrested were two suspected child traffickers; fake Special Anti Robbery Squad ( SARS) operatives, suspected murderer, cultists, among others. Giving a breakdown on...

Benin judge kidnap : nobody is safe again – Ahamba

Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Mike Ahamba has described the country as an unsafe place to dwell following the kidnap of justice Chioma Nwosu Iheme , of the Benin division of the court of Appeal and subsequent killing her Police orderly in the incident on Wednesday in Benin ....

Abducted Enugu Catholic Priest regains freedom

The Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Arinze Madu of Queen of Apostles Seminary, Imezi Owa in Ezeagu Local Government Area, Enugu State, who was abducted on Monday at the gate of the institution by gunmen has regained freedom. Enugu State police public relations officer, Ebere Amaraizu,...

Kaduna ‘torture house’ 2: Some have been in chains for 8 years – Commissioner

Some of the rescued inmates of Nigga Rehabilitation and Skill Acquisition Centre, Rigasa in Igabi local government area of Kaduna State, have been in chains for eight years, Commissioner for Human Services and Social Development, Hajiya Hafsat Baba hinted Sunday evening.The...

Assistant police commissioner kidnapped

An Assistant Commissioner of Police Musa Rambo has been kidnapped. The Kaduna State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the kidnapping of ACP Rambo, along the Kaduna-Nasarawa highway. Confirming the development in Kaduna, police public relations officer in the state, Yakubu Sabo,...