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Delta police nab two kidnappers, rescue victim

The Delta State Police Command has rescued a kidnapped victim while two suspected kidnappers involved in the incident were arrested and presently in custody. PUNCH Metro gathered that on August 17, 2022, at about 1:45 pm, policemen attached to the Eagle-Net patrol team, while on visibility and confidence building patrol …

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Rivers taxi driver rapes stranded woman, victim hospitalised

A 21-year-old girl has narrated how she was abducted and raped along the Obiri-Kwerre Airport Road in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The victim (name withheld) told journalists in Port Harcourt, the state capital, that the incident occurred around 10pm on Monday while she was returning from …

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Kidnap victim recounts lucky escape, Osun warns residents

A lady, identified simply as Bimbo, living in Osogbo, Osun State, has recounted her ordeal in the hands of suspected kidnappers, who reportedly abducted her while she transited from one part of the metropolis to another. Bimbo, in a viral video obtained by our correspondent on Wednesday, said she took …

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Victim Support Fund resettled 80,000 IDPs -Borno govt

The Governor of Borno State, Babagana Zulum, has commended the Federal Government for resettling over 80,000 persons displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency back to their ancestral homes following the restoration of peace to some troubled communities in the state through the Victims Support Fund. This was revealed in a …

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Delta police foil kidnap, rescue victim, kill gunman

Men of the Delta State Police Command have foiled a kidnap operation in the Sapele area and rescued a victim. PUNCH Metro gathered that around 11pm on Saturday, August 6, police operatives attached to the State Anti-Cult Unit, while on a special duty alongside the Sapele divisional patrol team, flagged …

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I pity captives, says freed victim

Hassan Usman, a lawyer and one of the abducted victims of the Abuja-Kaduna train attack, said he pitied those still in captivity. This is because they were being beaten by the terrorists believed to be members of the Islamic State of West African Province. Usman while speaking in an interview …

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Delta workers rape employer, kill victim, husband

The Delta State Police Command has paraded over 45 suspects for various criminal offences ranging from kidnapping, robbery, cultism, baby factory, murder, among others. The Commissioner of Police, Delta State, Muhammed Ali, while parading the suspects, decried the high rate of cultism in the state. He said, “These five AK-47 …

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