• Gunmen kidnap Katsina Reps member in Kaduna

    Gunmen kidnap Katsina Reps member in Kaduna

    The lawmaker representing Mashi/Dutsi Federal Constituency in Katsina State, Sani Bello Mashi, was yesterday kidnapped at Birnin Gwari town in Katsina State.

    The lawmaker elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was abducted at gunpoint by some armed men shortly after he visited his farm in the town.

    It was gathered that Mashi was with his driver at the time of the incident but the suspected bandits ordered his driver to flee with the legislator’s vehicle while they whisked […]

  • Gunmen kidnap two female bankers, demand N2m ransom

    Gunmen kidnap two female bankers, demand N2m ransom

    Gunmen have kidnapped the Managing Director of the Kadpoly Microfinance Bank Limited, Mrs. Synty Akpojiyovwi, and another female banker.

    The bankers, it was gathered, were returning from Abuja after attending a conference of Microfinance banks held in the Abuja when they were abducted on the Abuja-Kaduna Expressway.

    It was learnt that the kidnappers have demanded a N2m ransom for the bankers.

    A source who did not want to be named said that the incident took place between 5:30pm and 5:45pm on Saturday near […]