1,683 School Children Kidnapped In 8 Years In Nigeria – Report

A report released by Save the Children International (SCI) has revealed that about 70 schools were attacked and 1,683 school children kidnapped across Nigeria between Feb 2014 and Dec. 2022. The report is entitled, “Education Under Attack: Review and Analysis of Attack on Schools, Teachers, and Learners from the Kidnapping of the Chibok Girls, Borno, […]

Man, 25, remanded for kidnapping 5- year – old girl in Lagos

An Ikorodu Chief Magistrates’ Court sitting in Lagos on Tuesday remanded a 25-year-old man, Friday Nwachor, in Kirikiri Correctional Centre for allegedly kidnapping a five-year-old girl The Chief Magistrate, Mrs A.O Olateru-Olagbegi, who did not take the plea of Nwachor, ordered that the case file should be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) […]

Sweet-waving kidnapper lures, kills five-year-old for recognising him

A 25-year-old man has been arrested by the police in Bauchi State for allegedly killing a five-year-old child. The suspect, Anas Auwal, reportedly lured the minor with sweets and took him to his room. He later contacted the boy’s father and demanded N5m ransom, which the latter could not raise. The state Police Public Relations […]