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Insecurity: Gunmen Abducts Man In Anambra

Gunmen on Thursday night attacked Ukwulu in dunukofia local government area of Anambra State and Kidnapped man to an unknown destination.

“Though the victim’s name was unidentified, It was gathered that he was abducted around Ukwulu axis, in dunukofia Local Government Area of the state on Thursday, October 28.

The victim was said to be returning from a trip when he was accosted by the kidnappers while driving. His car was abandoned by the roadside”, an eyewitness said.

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Four suspects arrested in Adamawa for extorting people by threatening to kidnap them

Four suspects arrested in Adamawa for extorting people by threatening to kidnap them

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested four suspects for extorting people by threatening to kidnap them.

Spokesperson of the command, DSP Suleiman Nguroje, in a statement on Saturday, said the suspects specialise in calling people and asking them to pay certain amounts of money or they would be kidnapped.

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Security guard conspires with kidnap gang to abduct his bosses in Edo

Security guard conspires with kidnap gang to abduct his bosses in Edo

Operatives of the Edo State Police Command have arrested one Best Abarawe, a security guard who conspired with a kidnap gang to abduct top employees of the firm where he works in Benin City.



Abarawe was arrested alongside two other suspected kidnappers, Jacob Goto and Akpadulaha Yamoh.

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Three suspected kidnappers arrested in Kano for threatening to abduct man and family members if he fails to pay N2m

Three suspected kidnappers arrested in Kano for threatening to abduct man and family members if he fails to pay N2m

Operatives of the Kano State Police Command have arrested three suspected kidnappers at Sharada quarters of the state.



Spokesman of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, said the suspects were arrested following a report received from a resident that he was contacted and threatened on the telephone to pay the sum of Two Million Naira (N2,000,000:00), otherwise, himself or any member of his family would be kidnapped.

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Gunmen abduct 6-year-old twin girls and three personal aides of Kwara monarch

Gunmen abduct 6-year-old twin girls and three personal aides of Kwara monarch

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted the 6-year-old twin daughters of the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, Oba Samuel Adelodun.



The children, Taiwo and Kehinde, were kidnapped alongside some palace officials around 6:30pm on Thursday, October 14, along Osi/Obbo Ayegunle road.

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Kidnapped BUK student escapes from abductors

The 300-Level student of Bayero University, Kano (BUK) Sakina Bello, who was abducted in Kano metropolis has reappeared.



It will be recalled that the Botany student was reportedly kidnapped around 3pm on Tuesday, on her way back home in a commercial tricycle. The abductors later called on Wednesday morning, and demanded N100million ransom.

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