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Imo police arrest gunmen who abducted and murdered a retired General after collecting $50k as ransom from his family

Imo police arrest gunmen who abducted and murdered a retired General after collecting $50k as ransom from his family

Men of the Imo state police command have arrested the suspected abductors and murderers of retired Major General Richard Duru.    The deceased was kidnapped along Bishops Court, Area 7 Orji/Uratta Owerri, and his black Mercedes Benz G.L. 450 car with registration number LND 826 NG was snatched by the …

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Three arrested as Bauchi police smash syndicate that threatens to kidnap people if they fail to pay ransom

Three arrested as Bauchi police smash syndicate that threatens to kidnap people if they fail to pay ransom

The Bauchi State Police Command has smashed a three-man gang who specializes in threatening to kidnap people if they fail to pay ransom.     Spokesperson for the command, SP Ahmed Mohammed Wakil, ANIPR, who disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, March 24, 2024, said the suspects were arrested …

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Until I was kidnapped, I discouraged payment of ransom ? Former DSS Director Mike Ejiofor

Until I was kidnapped, I discouraged payment of ransom ? Former DSS Director Mike Ejiofor

Mike Ejiofor, a former Director of the Department of State Services has recounted how he discouraged payment of ransom until he got kidnapped.    During an interview with Vanguard, Ejiofor shared his thoughts on the escalation of kidnapping in the country, and also outlined the interim and long-term measures the …

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