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Uganda Arrests Suspects in the kidnap of U.S Tourist and Driver

Ugandan security forces have arrested a number of suspects in connection with the kidnap of an American tourist and her guide who were freed...
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GSTS Student Faked His Kidnap

One master Kwofie, a final year student of the Ghana Secondary Technical School (GSTS) is in the grips of the Western Regional Police Command...

Boko Haram abducts 10 Nigerian policewomen

The calamitous terror group Boko Haram has claimed it had abducted 10 Nigerian policewomen in new video released Wednesday. In an online video monitored by...
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South Sudan not prepared to release any kidnapped oil workers soon

South Sudanese rebels allied to former first Vice President Riek Machar on Monday vowed never to release again any foreign oil workers captured near...
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8 kidnapped at Turkish college regains freedom in SW Nigeria

The management of the Nigerian Turkish International College (NTIC) in southwest Ogun State announced the rescuing of students and members of staff of the...
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Nigerian police vow to rescue 8 kidnapped at Turkish college

Nigerian police said they were sparing no effort to rescue the eight people abducted at the Nigerian Turkish International College (NTIC) in Ogun...

Six Galamseyers Missing From Asamama

  Tension is rising again at Asamama in the Atiwa District of the Eastern region following the kidnap of six illegal miners by some gun...

Couple Held For Kidnapping A Mother

The two suspects who live in the same community with the victim, lured her into their house on the pretense of making her a...
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The act of detaining mothers and babies at hospitals over unpaid bills

The harsh economic times in Nigeria is currently forcing humanitarian organisations to do the absurd. For instance in the health sector, all the good...
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Nigerian police gun down three suspected kidnappers

Police spokesperson Celestina Kalu told journalists in Asaba on Thursday that the suspects met their waterloo after police operatives acting on information swooped on...
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Army publishes pictures of Bokom haram militants on hunting list

The army urged the public to phone special hotlines if any of the suspects were spotted, as it steps up efforts to hunt down...
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Kidnapper of Anas’ colleague to know his fate on October 19

Adamu, whose plea was not taken, will reappear before the court, presided over by Mr Justice Twumasi Appiah, on October 19, 2015. Adamu has been...
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Anas’ colleague kidnapper to face court on Monday

Ismael Hussein, 24, also known as Mallam and a member of undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas? team of investigators, was allegedly abducted while visiting...
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Anas’ Tiger Eye colleague rescued from Kidnappers by Tamale police

A swift reaction by the Tamale police led to the rescue of Ishmael Hussein, a member of Tiger Eye PI who is now in...
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Father, sibling of Mexican director executed after payoff paid

The father, Juan Manuel Gomez Fernandez, and brother, Juan Manuel Gomez Monteverde, "were killed more than two weeks after being kidnapped, news network Radio...
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I offered kidnappers my kidney to free my family – Mr. Ibu

Popular Nigerian actor and comedian John Okafor - often called "Mr. Ibu", after his most popular role ? says he was willing to sell...
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Sakawa man arrested by police for kidnapping boy for rituals

Ahmed Tigani, a 39-year-old unemployed man, has been arrested by the Suhum Police Command in the Eastern Region for allegedly kidnapping a boy (name...

Police promises adequate security in Ondo State

Security measures have been put in place to ensure adequate safety of lives and property of residents in Ondo state, Police Commissioner, Mr. Isaac...

Adamawa Lawmaker, Adamu Usman Kidnapped

Unknown gunmen have kidnapped Adamu Usman, the member representing Toungo Constituency in the Adamawa state house of assembly. Usman was said to be kidnapped by...

Foiled Kidnap, 5 Philippine Militants Killed

Five Al Qaeda-linked militants were killed in a failed kidnapping in the Philippines as the family of the victim fought back, the military said...

Libyan Journalist Found Dead Eight Months After Kidnap

Five journalists belonging to a Libyan TV crew have been found dead, eight months after they were kidnapped. A government spokesman said the bodies...

Armed men kidnapped chairman of Ogbia Council

The peace of Otuasega community in Ogbia council area of Bayelsa State was Wednesday morning violated as armed men kidnapped the chairman of the...
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One Arrested In Alleged YFM Presenter Gang Rape Case

The Police administration has confirmed that the alleged kidnapping and gang rape of YFM presenter Akosua Appiah popularly known as Adaeze Onyinyechie Ayoka was...

Kidnaper Of Orekoya Children Arrested

The nanny who masterminded the recent kidnap of the three children of the Orekoya family has been apprehended by the police. The Lagos State...
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Gunmen Kidnap Five Exxonmobil Staff in a?Ibom

Five ExxonMobil personnel at Floating Storage and Offloading Vessel (FSO) in Ibeno Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State have been kidnapped by gunmen. An inside...

Kidnap of 80 students in South Sudan is unacceptable – Gillard

?It is with utmost dismay that I condemn the abduction. It is shocking to hear that the children were attacked while taking exams at...

Father of former Governor of Plateau State in Nigeria missing

Moses Ikyaa-Gba, Jos Tension is currently visible in Bokkos Local Gov?ernment area of Plateau State over the whereabouts of the father of the former Governor...
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UK Government Turned Down Buhari?s Visit

By Stella Igwe-Adesoga in Vermont APC Presidential Candidate faces Arrest In U.K For 1984 Kidnap of Umaru Dikko Thirty one years after his government sponsored the...
Students hold placards during an awareness campaign about safety of women, in Bangalore. (AP file photo)

5 arrested in India in connection with rape

Police in the eastern city of Calcutta say the assaults took place over a period of more than a month from 23 November and...
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Boko Haram abducts 200 villagers and killing 33

Militants have stormed a remote village in north-eastern Nigeria, killing at least 33 people and kidnapping about 200, a survivor has told the BBC. He...