Tag archive for ‘kidnap’
By admin On Friday, August 31st, 2018

Suspected Herdsmen Kill Asaba FMC Doctor, Abduct Two Of His Friends

LAGOS AUGUST 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected herdsmen operating within Obomkpa community, Aniocha North local government area of Delta State have allegedly killed a medical doctor at the Federal Medical Center (FMC), More...

By admin On Monday, May 14th, 2018

Police Recover Decompose Corpse Of Kidnapped Ex-Delta Lawmaker

LAGOS MAY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The decomposing corpse of a former councilor in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Onoakpoma Onose, was over the weekend recovered at a rubber plantation in Okurekpo More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

DELSU Lecturer Escapes From Kidnappers’ Den

Dr Ayanwu in the embrace of his family LAGOS FEBRUARY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A lecturer who works at Delta State University DELSU, Abraka, has regained freedom from his captors after he was kidnapped by gunmen along More...

By admin On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Kidnapped Edo North UPU President, Omafuaire Regains Freedom

Chief Omafuaire LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Kidnapped Edo North UPU President, and former Divisional Police Officer, Igarra, Chief James Omafuaire Wednesday night regained his freedom after two days in the More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Edo: Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Abduct 80-Years-Old Omafuaire In Igarra

IGP Idris LAGOS OCTOBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected Fulani herdsmen yesterday kidnapped Chief James Omafuaire, his wife and customer at his Ikpeshi Quarry site, after collecting N200,000. Omafuaire, elder brother More...

By admin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Delta: British Doctor, Wife, Two Other Britons Kidnap In Burutu

Delta State Commissoner of Police, Mr Zanna Ibrahim LAGOS OCTOBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian police say gunmen have kidnapped four British nationals in the Niger Delta region. Police spokesman Andrew Aniamaka said More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

N’Delta Activist, Sunny Ofehe Set To Bury His Mother, 10 Years After Her Assassination

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Netherlands-based Nigerian Niger Delta and Environmental Right Activist, Comrade Sunny Ofehe has scheduled to mark the final burial rite ceremony of his mother, Madam Theresa More...

By admin On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Delta: Fulani Herdsmen Abduct Ex-Council Boss, Friday Akpoyibo

Hon Friday Akpoyibo LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Former transition committee chairman of Ughelli North Local Government Council of Delta state, Chief Friday Akpoyibo has been reportedly abducted by suspected More...

By admin On Friday, November 4th, 2016

Gunmen Abduct Ekiti INEC Secretary, Son and Driver

Administrative Secretary of the Independent National Electoral Commission in Ekiti State, Muslim Omoleke LAGOS NOVEMBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Gunmen on Thursday kidnapped the Administrative Secretary of the Independent More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

Gardener Kidnaps His Boss for Owing Him N100, 000 Salary

Ocar (Centre) with his gang members examing their masks By Barth Ndego LAGOS NOVEMBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Twenty four years old kidnap Kingpin, Ikechukwu Oscar has allegedly confessed that he organized the kidnap More...

By admin On Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

Police Nab ‘Keke Marwa’ Operator For Abducting and Turning 15 –Year Old Girl to Sex Slave

Suspect and Victim LAGOS OCTOBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of Lagos State Police Command have apprehended a tricycle operator, popularly called, “Keke Marwa”, for More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Delta: JTF Rescues Abducted Matron of Ughelli Central Hospital, Others

By Amos Okioma LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Military Operation in the Niger Delta has freed a kidnap victim and foiled another kidnap attempt in a bid to halt oil theft and criminality in the area, More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Delta: Gunmen Abduct Romanian Engineer in Agbor

LAGOS OCTOBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Romanian engineer, Mr. Christian Nedelcu, has been abducted by gunmen who swooped on him and others in Delta State. The expatriate and his team were kidnapped at Railway Village More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

JUST IN: Suspected Militants Raid Lagos School, Kidnap Principals, Students

LAGOS OCTOBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Report filtering in from House of Representatives, says kidnappers, on Thursday morning, stormed Lagos State Model College, Igbo Nla in Epe, Lagos. The assailants, suspected to be More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016

Delta: Gunmen Kidnap Catholic Priest in Warri

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen suspectd to be kidnappers have abducted a Catholic priest, Rev. Fr. Paul Irikefe. Father Irikefe, arrived the state on Monday to attend the burial rites of his friend and More...

By admin On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

Kidnapped Monarch: Lagos Govt Shuns Family’s Calls to Pay N40m Reduced Ransom

Iba Monarch Goriola Oseni LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos Ignores Family’s Call Pay Reduced Ransom of N40 for Release of Iba Monarch The Lagos State government was alleged to have ignored calls by the family More...

By admin On Friday, July 22nd, 2016

JUST IN: Kidnappers of Iba Monarch in Lagos Demand N500 Ransom

Iba Monrach HRM Goriola Oseni LAGOS JULY 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-The kidnappers of the a Lagos monarch, Oba Yushau Oseni, have at last reached out to his family. The kidnappers are demanding N500 million ransom from More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

Ambode, Lagos CP Promise to Rescue Kidnapped Iba Monarch, Others

Iba Monarch Goriola Oseni[/caption Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has assured residents of their commitment at rescuing the kidnapped ruler of Iba land in Lagos. The governor who presided over an emergency More...

By admin On Monday, July 18th, 2016

Residents Flee Lagos Community as Suspected Militants Abducted Monarch, Woman, Kill 2

Oba Goriola Oseni LAGOS JULY 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Residents living in Iba Community in Lagos are leaving the community in droves for fear being abducted by suspected militants whom Urhobotoday gathered kidnapped More...

By admin On Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Immigration Officer Abducted in Lagos Four Days after Rescue from Kidnappers’ Den

LAGOS JULY 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-An officer of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Lagos State Command, Peter Ofulue, has been abducted by gunmen in the Owutu, Ikorodu area of the state four days after he gained freedom More...

By admin On Saturday, June 4th, 2016

Ambode Denies Kidnap Attempt On Mother, Cautions Against Sensational Journalism

Ambode LAGOS JUNE 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Lagos State Governor on Saturday denied media reports claiming that a kidnap attempt was made on his mother, Mrs Christianah Ambode at her residence in Gbagada area of the More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

How Vigilante Recover Corpse of Kidnapped Warri College of Education Lecturer in Shallow Grave

Shallow grave where Isaac Dittimiya was buried by his abductrors LAGOS MAY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The corpse of a lecturer in College of Education, Warri , Delta State, Mr Isaac Dittimiya, abducted February 15th, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Delta: Gunmen Kidnap President of Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing, Anthony Igho

Kidnap UPU Youth Wing President, Ovie Anthony Igho LAGOS MAY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The president of the Urhobo Progress Union Youth Wing world wide also known as Ighele Re Urhobo, Comrade Ovie Anthony Igho has been More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2016

Ondo APC Governorship Aspirant Kidnapped In Abuja

Victor Olabintan LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A governorship aspirant in Ondo State on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Victor Olabintan, has been abducted. Olabintan, a former Speaker of More...

By admin On Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Gunmen Kidnap Ijaw Music Maestro, Pereama Freetom in Yenogoa

LAGOS NOVEMBER 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Bayelsa Police Command has confirmed the kidnapping of a popular musician in the Niger Delta, Pereama Freetom at Polako community of Bayelsa state. According to Police spokesman, More...