“The truth is that those people want their money back, they have vowed not to let anybody know where she is except they have their money” The post Nigerian woman ‘abducted’ over inability to pay back N21,000 bank loan appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
<p class="">The Nigerian Army on Monday says it has handed over three students of Federal Government Girls College, Maiduguri, rescued from the insurgents in Borno.</p> <h1>Maj.-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), announced this while presenting the rescued victims to their families in Maiduguri.</h1> <p class="">Adeniyi disclosed that the students, including two […]
NYSC members Abraham Amuta, a former member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has turned down an offer by the Boko Haram insurgents to be freed and allowed to go home. According to report, Amuta told those who went to the Sambisa forest to secure his release to go back home, saying he […]
The wife of Philip Ataga, a Kaduna-based medical doctor, has been killed after seven days in captivity. Her captors were said to have killed her after her family failed to meet their demand of a N150 million ransom for the deceased and two of her children who were also abducted. The victims were kidnapped when […]
By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—AKWA Ibom State Police Command, yesterday, said it has rescued 46 persons abducted by political thugs during last Saturday re-run election in Essien Udim Local Government Area, comprising 25 corps members and 21 security personnel. The Police Public Relations Officer, CSP, Nnudam Fredrick, stated this yesterday in a statement on behalf of […]
INEC An ad hoc staff member of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Cross River state has been reportedly abducted by unknown gunmen. The unidentified electoral official was abducted while conveying election materials for the rerun in Abi constituency on Saturday. The abduction was confirmed by Mohammed Lecky, commissioner in charge of south-south, adding […]
The SSS played a leading role in the release of the aid workers. The post EXCLUSIVE: How five abducted aid workers were released by Boko Haram appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The five aid workers Boko Haram insurgents abducted in Borno state have regained freedom. Security sources confirmed this on Wednesday. A DSS source said they were released following a negotiation with the sect. It was not possible to confirm if any ransom was paid to secure their release. The humanitarian workers – two females and […]
The release was reportedly facilitated by the SSS The post BREAKING: Five aid workers abducted by Boko Haram released appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) has confirmed the murder of a journalist, Mr Maxwell Nashan, who was abducted from his home in Yola by yet to be identified people and then abandoned hours later near his office, with machete cuts and bruises and unconscious.
Residents said the abductors have contacted an in-law of the district head demanding N50 million ransom. The post District head abducted in Kano appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.