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Gunmen invade palace, kidnap Ekiti monarch

the gunmen accessed the palace at about 8.30pm by scaling the fence before they began to shoot sporadically to scare the occupants.

8 abducted RCCG evangelists released from captivity

Today I got the exciting news that our brethren who were in captivity of kidnappers have all been released and taken to the hospital for checkup and tests

N10m ransom demanded by the kidnappers of 2 Chinese nationals in Osun

Opalola said that the police are still intensifying efforts towards ensuring that the kidnapped Chinese nationals are rescued uninjured.

Kidnapped Ekiti council worker regains freedom

“I can confirm to you that the abductee, Mrs Funmilola Osalusi has been released by her abductors.

Gunmen kidnap two OOU female students in Ogun

“The Commissioner of Police, Edward Ajogun, has directed the Area Commander, Ayetoro and the Anti-kidnapping team of the command to ensure that the students are rescued unhurt from their abductors.

Parents lament as Kaduna confirms abduction of 39 students

“I was told they (bandits) broke in through the back and started the abduction while the security operatives broke into the premises through the gate because it was locked,”

Breaking: Osun in turmoil as gunmen kill one, abduct passengers

The gunmen had reportedly attacked travellers and shot dead a man, whose name is not immediately available, while an unspecified number of passengers were also abducted.

Days after kidnapped schoolboys’ release, Emir of Kagara dies after 34-year reign

He was a turbaned Emir of the town in 1987 and reigned for 34 years.

Incessant banditary, kidnapping, 7 nothern states shutdown schools

Reports collated by our correspondent showed that Zamfara is the most affected with all its boarding schools shut till further notice. The Governor, Bello Matawalle, had in response to the abductions ordered the closure of all schools on Friday.

Measures are in place, Jangebe kidnap will be the last, Buhari vows

“The President is saddened by the abduction of the students from Jangebe and reassures you that the government has all the resources and wherewithal to contain these criminals.

The whole country should be shutdown in protest anytime Kidnapping happens again- Soyinka

“In protest and as a statement of the unacceptable, we are shutting ourselves down until this situation is resolved.”

Kidnapping: Kidnapped school children must be rescued- UNICEF tells federal govt

“UNICEF expressed concern at reports of an overnight attack at the Government Girls Secondary School in Jangebe, Talata Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara State, north-west Nigeria, where an unconfirmed number of schoolgirls were kidnapped.

Man ‘fakes own kidnapping’ to get out of work

The man pleaded guilty at a sentencing hearing to false reporting on 18 February and ordered to pay a £388 ($550) fine. Soules reportedly told the police he made up the story “as an excuse to get out of work,” according to the Coolidge Examiner.

Gunmen abduct man taking his sick 8-year-old daughter to hospital in Kwara, demand N30m ransom

"We gave them all in our possession in order to avoid maltreatment but they later took my husband through a nearby bush. I stood helplessly watching my husband being dragged into the bush and crying for help as no one was around to assist.”

Three kidnapped Chinese nationals rescued in Osun by police

We met them in a terrible state. These were people who were made to endure rough weather and not properly fed in captivity,

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Gunmen invade palace, kidnap Ekiti monarch

the gunmen accessed the palace at about 8.30pm by scaling the fence before they began to shoot sporadically to scare the occupants.

London trip: President Buhari now re-energised- APC

“Mr president is undoubtedly re-energised and recommitted to executing the lofty developmental objectives of the APC-led administration,”

Ramadan: Kano Hisbah arrests three males, eight females for not fasting

We will investigate and if they have cogent reasons we will release them. Those found wanting will however be enlightened and even prosecuted if need be,”

1.05m persons vaccinated with with 1st dose of covid vaccine in Nigeria

A breakdown of the NPHCDA update contained in an Electronic Management of Immunisation Data, EMID, System, showed that Lagos remains ahead in the exercise with 193,794 persons vaccinated.