Tag Archives: Kidnapping

Kano: Gunmen kidnap agric minister’s brother

Sabo Nanono, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Babawuro Nanono, the brother of the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono, was on Monday abducted by gunmen. It was learnt that the hoodlums invaded the minister’s home in Tofa village, Gabasawa Local Government Area of Kano State and abducted Babawuro. Sabo, apart …

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90-year-old archbishop abducted in Cameroon

A 90-year-old archbishop has been abducted with nearly a dozen other people in a western Cameroon region gripped by conflict between anglophone separatists and security forces, the archdiocese said on Friday. Christian Tumi, an archbishop emeritus and retired cardinal who has frequently sought to mediate in the crisis, was kidnapped …

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Nasarawa: Police facilitate release of 17 kidnapped persons

No fewer than 17 persons, who were kidnapped seven days ago by yet-to-be-identified gunmen in the Gwargwada-Sabo community in the Gadabuke Development Area of Nasarawa State, have been set free amidst pressure from the police. The victims were last Friday kidnapped while observing their Isha’i prayers in a mosque in …

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Delta: Motorists regain freedom after seven days of captivity

About seven days after their abduction, more motorists onboard Agofure Motors, who were abducted at the Ughelli axis of the East-West have been released. Recall that four of the victims were last week Thursday released after their abduction last week Wednesday. TribuneOnline had reported that scores of travellers were, last …

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