Nigeria News App

Join NN App My Account
Stats: 646 members, 3,494 topics. Date:   Wed, 23 2019 at 10:10 pm
For more please contact us @ [email protected]

Nigerian News

FrontPage Forum Must Read Latest Posts Breaking News Entertainment Politics Business Economy Sports Romance General Hausa News
Trending :
Join NN App Earn by reading news Sign in My earnings Invite friends Income record How it works FAQ Testimonial Income support Today offer

One suspected kidnapper killed, one other arrested in Lagos

By - - [ ]

The Police in Lagos, on Sunday said they had gunned down a suspected kidnapper and arrested one other during exchange of gunfire with the syndicate.

The Lagos Police spokesman, CSP Chike Oti, confirmed the arrest in a statement, stressing that the incident happened at Agbowa area of Ikorodu, a suburb of Lagos State.

Oti said the two suspects belong to a kidnapping syndicate terrorising some parts of the state, particularly Ikorodu area, stressing that two other suspects escaped with bullet wounds after exchanged of gunfire.

According to him, the Anti-kidnapping Squad of the State Command, acted on the directive of the Command’s Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, on Friday, at about 11 a.m.

He said that the command received two separate reports on Nov. 13 and 16 from one Suleiman Eniola Ajumobi and one Veronica Ewuru about the kidnapping of their daughter and husband respectively.

“While Suleiman Eniola Ajumobi reported that his 7-year-old daughter was kidnapped from his house in his presence.

“Veronica Ewuru stated that her husband, one DSP Patrick Ewuru, a police officer attached to Force Headquarters annex, Obalende, was kidnapped from their house in the night when the victim came out to check on the Power Generating Set that suddenly stopped working.

“The kidnappers demanded for ransom of N25 million from Mr Suleiman and N10 million from the family of DSP Patrick Ewuru but later settled for N500, 000 for both families.

“At this point, the CP directed operatives handling the matter to play along with the kidnappers in the interest of the victims, who were still in captivity,” he said.

The spokesman said that as soon as the release of the two victims was secured, the kidnappers hideout at Agbowa was busted, where one Festus Abama was killed and Austin Ebimiyenwei surrendered.

Oti said that the arrested suspect confessed to the crime, while the victim had identified them as those who kidnapped them.

He said that concerted effort was being made to arrest those on the run, while the suspect already in police custody would be charged to court.
https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/one-suspected-kidnapper-killed-one-other-arrested-in-lagos.html


Like .

Others are reading


14 Comments Nigeria News
olakunle031009• 11 months ago
Police keep it up
Reply
iammicharles• 11 months ago
😑😑
Reply
Irphilippe• 11 months ago
Okay
Reply
Iyamahsolomon• 11 months ago
Good
Reply
Olite1996• 11 months ago
great
Reply
Abdulrazaqmtanko1• 11 months ago
Join the discussion...,ok
Reply
ANOINTING• 11 months ago
Good job
Reply
Fatimabello• 11 months ago
Excellent!!!!
Reply
AdetolaAkomolafe• 11 months ago
Gud one..d police re working
Reply
Racheal• 11 months ago
What a world
Reply
innkayobami• 11 months ago
Good job
Reply
Raymond• 11 months ago
Gud
Reply
Raymond• 11 months ago
Gud
Reply
Abidoun• 11 months ago
nice job @ Nigeria police
Reply

(Go Up)

Have a news to share? Contact Email: [email protected]

NIGERIA NEWS APP (https://www.nigerianews.app) is a website owned by IAR (IJMBway Alevel Registraion) a registered company that pays you for reading news, commenting on every news, sharing our ads on Twitter/ Facebook, inviting friends & family and logging daily. You can make upto ₦200,000 just by inviting people to read Latest Nigerian News & Breaking News in Nigeria. Register today with ₦1,600 to become a member.


© 2018 - Nigerian News App.