Court remands 4 businessmen for alleged kidnapping

By Onyeje Abutu-Joel, Makurdi.   A Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday ordered the remand of four Makurdi-based businessmen, Teryima Achoho, Solomon Iorver, Aondohemba Alu and Samuel Achoho, at the correctional centre, Makurdi, for allegedly kidnapping one Mrs Magdalene Anor.…
Police arrest 3 suspected kidnappers in Ekiti

By Yinusa Ishola, Ado-Ekiti.   Police in Ekiti have arrested three suspected kidnappers in a forest at Ijan-Ekiti.   DSP Sunday Abutu, police spokesman, stated in Ado-Ekiti on Monday that the arrested suspects were Abdullahi Musa, 38, Abdullahi Ali, 25…
Police arrest 8 suspected kidnappers in Borno

By Hamza Suleiman, Maiduguri.   The Police Command in Borno State on Wednesday said it had arrested eight suspected kidnappers in the state.   Parading the suspects at the command’s headquarters in Maiduguri, the Commissioner of Police, Abdu Umar, said that…
Police arrest 9 suspected kidnappers in Ekiti

The Police Command in Ekiti State says it has arrested nine suspected kidnappers in the Ago Aduloju neighbourhood of Ado Ekiti, the state capital.   The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), ASP Sunday Abutu, said this on Monday in a…
Police arrest 2 suspected kidnappers in Bayelsa

Policemen from the Divisional Police Station, Sagbama, community youths and vigilantes in Adagbabiri, Sagbama Local Government Area (LGA) of Bayelsa, have arrested two suspected kidnappers.   A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer in Bayelsa, SP. Asinmi Butswait, on Saturday said…