• Kidnappers of Bayelsa lawmaker’s father demand N70m ransom

    Kidnappers of Bayelsa lawmaker’s father demand N70m ransom

    Kidnappers of Chief W.G Watson Iti, the father of the member representing Brass Constituency 2 in the Bayelsa state House of Assembly, Hon. Alfred Belimote Watson has demanded for the sum of N70million ransom for his release.

    Confirming the development, the member of the State House of Assembly representing Brass Constituency 2,Hon. Belemote Watson Alfred, stated in a text message that “the ‎Kidnappers of my Dad called exertly 11.30pm with his own number requesting for a ransom of 70million naira between […]

  • Gunmen kidnap Bayelsa lawmaker’s father

    Gunmen kidnap Bayelsa lawmaker’s father

    Gunmen have abducted Mr Iti Watson, father of Mr Alfred Watson, member representing Brass Constituency II in Bayelsa State House of Assembly.

    Spokesman for Police in Bayelsa Butswat Asimin confirmed this in Yenagoa on Saturday.

    Asimin said the police had mobilised to fish out the perpetrators.

    “The Police Anti-kidnapping Unit and other relevant security agencies have been mobilised to track down the kidnappers”, he said.

    According to a family source, which preferred anonymity, the victim was abducted on his way from Okpoama to Egweama […]