• Why we kidnapped farm owners, killed manager after N22m ransom in Lagos – Suspects confess

    Why we kidnapped farm owners, killed manager after N22m ransom in Lagos – Suspects confess

    Three kidnap suspects in custody at the Lagos State Police Command have confessed to abducting two poultry farms owners at Egan, Itoki area of Ikorodu, on July 17, 2016.

    The suspects, numbering 15, had stormed the area in three boats, abducting the owners – Alhaji Oyebanji Wasiu and Alhaji Isiaka Owolabi along with the manager of the two farms, Abiodun Adeniyi, 43.

    The victims were taken deep into the creek where they were instructed to contact their families, who reportedly put together […]

  • We kidnapped Sierra Leonean envoy to raise money for Sallah – Suspects confess

    We kidnapped Sierra Leonean envoy to raise money for Sallah – Suspects confess

    On June 30, 2016, the Deputy High Commissioner of Sierra Leone to Nigeria, Maj.-Gen. Alfred Claude-Nelson, and his driver were travelling along the Kaduna-Abuja Road with no idea of the danger ahead.

    The time was 8pm, an hour the envoy and his driver would soon realise was filled with terror.

    The envoy’s vehicle was accosted by a gang of kidnappers, who took them hostage for four days before releasing them after N1.5m ransom was paid.

    It was learnt that some of the kidnappers […]