Tag Archives: Kidnappers

U.S.-based Nigerian, Dennis Abuda Killed by His Abductors in Edo State After Ransome was Paid

U.S.-based Nigerian, Dennis Abuda was killed on Saturday 30th of January 2021, by his abductors. According to a Premium Times report, the slain Mr Abuda, who is based in Atlanta, Georgia, was abducted along the Benin bypass by unknown gunmen alongside other members of his family who were travelling with him to Lagos to catch…

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Senate Passes Bill Proposing Life Sentences For Kidnappers

On Tuesday, July 14, the Nigerian Senate passed a bill which proposes life incarceration for kidnappers, as against the current 10 years maximum sentence. According to PUNCH, the bill contains amendments to the criminal code which is currently in operation in the southern part of Nigeria. The proposed legislation was sponsored by Senator Oluremi Tinubu, with the title,…

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SARS Operatives Kill Two Kidnappers, Rescue Three Victims In Abia

A footage has emerged, showing how SARS operatives in Abia state rescued 3 kidnap victims on Monday, February 3 2020. Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ene Okon had confirmed the incident to Vanguard Newspapers in Umuahia stating that the hoodlums had last week , abducted three persons in the commercial city, including a lady.…

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I Prayed That Our Kidnappers Should Sleep -Abducted Redeem Pastor, Reveals They Were Fulani Herdsmen

One of the abducted Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) pastors, Deaconess Chidinma Ibenegbu, who has regained her freedom narrated how she and others escaped from the kidnappers by divine intervention. Speaking at the redemption camp ground on Saturday, shortly after they were rescued, the pastor said she prayed to God to make them fall asleep…

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2 Canadians, 2 Americans Reportedly Kidnapped In Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of four foreign nationals along Kwoi-Jere road in Kagarko local government area of Kaduna State. Two escorts with the Nigeria Police Force were reportedly killed by the armed kidnappers, before the foreigners were abducted. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Mukhtar Aliyu confirmed that the foreign nationals included…

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Karma! Two Kidnappers Meet Their Waterloo While Escaping With Victim

Lagos State Command of the Nigerian Police has disclosed the arrest of two notorious kidnappers at Elemoro, Ajah, on 10th January. The kidnappers were apprehended while escaping with their latest victim, one Mrs Mildred Mbajiorgu. The tight security network emplaced in Lagos State by the Command Commissioner of Police, CP. Edgal Imohimi, did the magic…

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Senate Approves Bill To Sentence Kidnappers To Death

Lawmakers of the upper legislative chamber have passed a bill for a law that could mean death sentences for kidnappers who abduct for ransom. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Isa Misau (APC-Bauchi), was approved on Thursday, September 29, 2017 after due consideration of the report by Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters. The…

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