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Presidency Insists That Leah Sharibu Is Still Alive

Contrary to the news making rounds that captured Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, is dead, the Presidency has dispelled the news, calling it a lie. According to the FG, Leah was still alive, and they are making efforts and negotiating for her release from ISWAP, the terrorist group holding her captive. Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on

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Samson Siasia’s Mother Kidnapped In Bayelsa State

The news in town is about the kidnap of Mrs Ogere Siasia, the mother of the former Super Eagles International Coach, Samson Siasia, who was kidnapped by gunmen in the early hours of Monday Mrs Siasia, was kidnapped around 2am, in the Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State. The gunmen reportedly fired shots to scare the Adoni community. This

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Solder Who Sells Ammunition To Kidnappers In Kaduna Arrested

The police in Kaduna has apprehended a 32-year-old Nigerian Army soldier, Lance Corporal Koza Yabiliok, who is accused of selling selling ammunition to suspected kidnappers. Yabiliok was paraded with sixty-one other criminal suspects, who were arrested by the police for various offences across Kaduna state in the last two weeks. Lance Corporal Yabiliokwho served in the military units in Jaji

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SARS Operatives Kill Most Wanted Kidnapper (Pencil) In Ikorodu Lagos

Residents of Ikorodu can now heave a sigh of relief as Mufutau Sualimon, aka (Pencil), a suspected kidnap kingpin, has been shot dead. Sulaimon was killed on Sunday night, in a gun battle with the police at Odogunya area of Ikorodu. The police described Sulaimon as the most-wanted notorious kidnap ring leader in Ikorodu and its environs. They revealed that

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“How I was Kidnapped & Raped” Rivers University Lecturer

The menace of kidnapping in Nigeria is not only prevalent in the northern parts of the country, but it is also happening in almost every state in Nigeria. This scary account of how a university lecturer was abducted from her home, and raped, brings home the security crisis in the country. The female lecturer in one of the tertiary institutions

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