Kidnappers Abia State



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Soldiers of the Nigerian Army have arrested an alleged member of a notorious kidnapping gang operating in Aba. Apparently worried by the development coming after members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and soldiers attached to 14Brigade Ohafia, Abia State, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu on Tuesday announced a three day curfew in Aba, the commercial nerve of the state. Nigeria is one of the world's. The state government needs to do the ultimate by following the bold step of the National Assembly and neighbouring Abia and Imo states that have made kidnapping a capital offence. Craco was founded in November 15th 2006 in University of Ibadan, (Nigeria’s premiere University) Oyo State, by a final year Law student- Mr. The Abia State Police command, poised in its bid to combat crime in all its entirety has embarked upon a publicity outreach, crime control and strategy for the benefit of residents, corporate organizations visitors to God’s own state. The kidnapper. He is Micheal Ogbizi and he takes over from the immediate past police boss, Adeleye Oyebade. This was coming barely three weeks after Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs) were discovered at the headquarters of the Living Faith Church (a. Reports said the kidnappers demanded some three million naira ($40,000, 35,000 euros) for. DRIFT KING -. A woman identified as Osioma Paul, the wife to a kidnapper now in prison and sister in law to an arrested gang leader, Ifeanyi Stanley - was arrested for keeping the operational Rifles and Ammunition for Kidnappers in her house in Abia state. April 12, 2016 - Soldiers Destroy Kidnappers Den In Ohafia Abia State, Rescue Victim [PICTURES] Fleeing Kidnapper Falls From The Roof & Dies In Abia State Soldiers Recover Close To 6 Million Naira From Kidnappers Den In Ohafia Kidnapper Arrested While 2 Others Fled The den of a notorious kidnap gang in Nkporo village, Ohafia area of Abia State has been destroyed. Anthony Ogbizi who confirmed the crisis said however that the area is now calm and that his command and that of Cross River State have stationed their men there to ensure that peace reigned. The Benue State Command of the Department of State Services (DSS), in collaboration with the State Security Council on Wednesday paraded 11 persons suspected to be specialists in stealing and. “I know on this floor when I was on the other side, sometime in 2008, we raised a motion on Abia state and the president agreed and sent soldiers. In this case, the abductors are asking for a ransom of 20 million naira, or nearly. Nigerian lawyer fights off kidnappers from abducting his ailing father in Abia, shares photos of injuries he sustained August 8, 2019 0 A Nigerian lawyer has shared photos of the injuries he sustained while allegedly preventing the abduction of his ailing father from their home in Aba, Abia state on Wednesday August 7th. …As Soldiers Invade Aba City Dr. Abdullah Qardash, new ISIS leader. is a Hermes Juno Project. The attention of the Headquarters 82 Division Nigerian Army has been drawn to a video clip trending on social media and other platforms purportedly showing troops. The Abia State Police command, poised in its bid to combat crime in all its entirety has embarked upon a publicity outreach, crime control and strategy for the benefit of residents, corporate organizations visitors to God’s own state. Security agencies in Abia state had a huge success over the arrest of a notorious kidnapper that has been terrorizing Aba and other neighbouring states. Yahaya Bello frets as PDP gains momentum, issues APC red card in Kogi October 28, 2019. Briefing newsmen at the Police Headquarters in Umuahia, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Adelye Oyebade, disclosed details of the arrests. The kidnappers, according. “I know on this floor when I was on the other side, sometime in 2008, we raised a motion on Abia state and the president agreed and sent soldiers. DRIFT KING -. But it was not known whether the money was paid, Abia state police spokesman Godfrey Ogbona told AFP. Unknown armed bandits, suspected to be kidnappers, on Friday, shot a yet-to-be-identified tricycle operator on his head in Aba, the commercial hub of Abia State. Home News Police Rescue 2 Suspected Kidnappers From a Lynch Mob In Abia State. The state commissioner of police, Chris Ezike, told journalists that the command had set up anti- kidnapping squad in all police divisions in the state for the purpose of checking the spread of. In this case, the abductors are asking for a ransom of 20 million naira, or nearly. The two German men were abducted from oil. This necessitated the need for a decision support system that will enhance the mapping of crime pattern. The victim, Elder Benjamin was abducted by the hoodlums on December 15, 2017, where his abductors demanded a ransom of N80 million. The kidnappers, according to him stormed their house trying to carry jos father away. The State said it can no longer continue to pay the ex-kidnappers alone. The governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, has declared a three-day curfew in the state capital, Aba, following a clash between members of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB and some soldiers today. On security, today, Abia is recognised as “The Most Peaceful State in Nigeria”, a recognition backed with facts. Abia state used to be known as the kidnapping capital of Nigeria - families of politicians and businessmen were targeted on what seemed like an industrial scale. ), who spoke to newsmen after the demolition of the bungalow at Umuariaga. We Have Sent Robbers, Kidnappers Out Of Abia - Police Commissioner. Peter Okeke told newsmen that two people came to pay for the hotel before the number increased to six. Naija News gathered that the Catholic Priest was trailed and kidnapped by the gunmen near his Parish. Why We Shot Suspected Kidnappers In Their Genitals — Nigerian Police The police have acknowledged the authenticity of an internet video that shows suspected kidnappers writhing at the back of a. …As Soldiers Invade Aba City Dr. A policeman and a civilian were killed yesterday during a clash between suspected cultists and policemen at the Ndiegoro axis of Aba, Abia State. Kidnappers and armed robbers in Abia State accept state government's amnesty offer | May 25, 2010 Less than one week after the Abia state governor, Theodore Orji, announced an amnesty offer to repentant kidnappers in Abia state, some kidnappers seem to have accepted the amnesty offer. By clicking on CONTINUE you confirm that you are 18 years and over. Virtually everyone now lives in fear in the state irrespective of social status. A gallant police officer attached to the Aba Area Command Anti-Robbery Squad, identified as Anyanime Udobat has reportedly died during a shootout with kidnappers in Abia. Suspected g*y men have been arrested by the Abia state police command following a tip-off from the hotel manager identified as Peter Okeke. Abia CP Parades kidnapping kingpin in Abia The Abia State Commissioner of Police yesterday paraded a-32-year-old Kingsley Lazarus Sunday, suspected leader of a notorious kidnapping gang in Aba, who took over the leadership of the dreaded gang after the death of one Agbayi, alias "Onye Army. Agbayi described as most notorious of the kidnappers in Aba, was said to have  ruled the kidnapping world in and out of Aba for many years before he was killed in a gun duel  with the police early. The men were lying in the police van and a voice can be heard saying one of the men who was writhing in pain,is just waiting to die. They helped reduce the kidnapping. Cultists Who Beheaded Two Students of Abia State University (ABSU) Finally Apprehended N emesis has finally caught up with members of a deadly cult gang that killed three students of the Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) with two of the victims beheaded on March 12, 2016. The state publicity secretary of the party, Comrade Benedict Godson confirmed the abduction to Daily Trust on Tuesday morning, January 29, that Nwankpa had been kidnapped by unknown persons. Adeleye Oyebade, told journalists in Umuahia, Abia State capital, that one of the suspects was a most wanted kidnapper, Tochukwu Ugunsi (aka Cobra-No-Dey-Sleep). “Ebere Wagbara is just a puppet playing the paid tune of the puppeteer, Aniekan Umanah and his government. Ugochukwu Nwankwo is an Abia Based Seasoned Journalist, Poet and media consultant of repute and currently the Chairman of Online Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria(OMPAN) Abia State Chapter. 27, 2007 Nsugbe Anambra State Ego Cordelia Uzuezie, the then Anambra State Commissioner for Women Affairs alongside her son. I wish to submit, without any fear of contradiction, that the deployment of armed troops in Abia state and the house arrest of Mr. In order to curtail the incessant crime in the State, Abia Police Command yesterday, paraded 21 suspected criminals for various criminal activities, including kidnapping, armed robbery and car snatching. ABIA STATE ELECTION VIOLENCE SCENARIO 4 Scenario of possible election violence in Abia State: If the Governor does not emerge as the candidate for the Abia central Senatorial Zone under PDP, he may go to another party to seek for party ticket and lose the political structure and control of the state. Nwokocha was allegedly whisked away by unknown gunmen at about 7pm on Sunday evening around Allwell Crescent near the Aba Fire Service station. Police Parade 100 Suspected Arm Robbers Kidnappers Cultists In Abia. Police sources also disclosed that some members of the gang were part of a group of kidnappers who earlier escaped from Abia State Police Command Criminal Investigation Department (CID) with police rifles sometime in 2017. The mother of Super Eagles forward Samuel Kalu has been released after being kidnapped by gunmen six days ago in Abia State. A Port Harcourt-based lawyer, Emmanuel Ikechi Emelogu has been allegedly kidnapped in Port Harcourt Rivers State. Abia State Police Commissioner Responds To Abia Gang Rape Scandal On Thursday September 22nd, SaharaReporters learned that an investigation into the Abia gang rape scandal would not be pursued unless the victim came forward. Donatus Nwankpa, by unknown gunmen on Monday night. Kidnappers Gunned Down While Negotiating For Ransom In Abia State. ABA- For those who witnessed the kidnapping incidents which swept through Aba, Abia State between 2009 and 2010, it was an experience no one would like to relive. Friday , September 20 2019. Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu was seized from her car on February 27 as she travelled to her home in Abia state. We are battle ready for kidnappers, robbers — Abia CP Comments By Ugochukwu Alaribe Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ene Okon, has assured the people of the state that the Police Command is well prepared to ensure that law-abiding citizens sleep with. Body of Late Obinna Godspower May his soul rest in peace. In this case, the abductors are asking for a ransom of 20 million naira, or nearly. On the 14/1/18, Asp Solomon Aniefiok Unit Commander. Sunday, October 27, 2019 Contact Us; Advertise With Us; Privacy Policy; Terms of Usage; StraightNews. Get the latest news and breaking news on reports of kidnappings in your local area, the U. A former Transition Committee Chairman of Aba South council area, Abia State, Chief Chukwudi Dike, has been abducted by kidnappers. The Special Task Force, a combination of intelligence operatives, police and the military, was deployed in Abia State in October 2010, to curb a surge of violent crime that peaked with the kidnapping of 15 minors in a school bus in September 2010. )Ifeanyi Stanley Ekpelulor ‘m’ aka one man squad 36yrs. Three ‘kidnappers’ held in Abia. Abstract -Aba, Abia state, Nigeria has witnessed activities of criminals perpetuating violent crimes. R ecently, Abia House of Assembly called for the redeployment of the Commissioner of Police and Director of SSS in the State. Nwokocha was allegedly whisked away by unknown gunmen at about 7pm on Sunday evening around Allwell Crescent near the Aba Fire Service station. Awa Udonsi Agwu (Rtd. People forget so quickly how the State used to be known as a den for kidnappers, a haven for armed robbers and home to perpetrators of other violent crimes including the notorious “Baby Factory” phenomenon. September 20, 2019. Theodore Ahamefule Orji; Abia State, and the “Good Governance” Tour – Kelechukwu Uzoka (@kaezydon) One of T. In Nigeria, it is officially referred to as postal code while in the United States it is called zip code. The kidnappers den located at Nkporo community of Ohafia LGA of Abia State has been demolished. The Abia state police command has a new commissioner of police. The state publicity secretary of the party, Comrade Benedict Godson confirmed the abduction to Daily Trust on Tuesday morning, January 29, that Nwankpa had been kidnapped by unknown persons. On 25 January, soldiers from the Special Task Force (STF) on Internal Security in Abia State, codenamed ‘Operation Jubilee,’ killed four suspected kidnappers in Aba, the commercial hub of the state. The lawyer who hails from Itungwa, in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State has spent seventeen days in kidnappers'…. Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia state governor, has declared a three-day curfew in Aba, this followed the Nigerian army’s inversion of the state. In Ondo state, a Yoruba nationalist group volunteered to secure Akure. The Abia state police command has a new commissioner of police. Onyeabor Ihejirika as an asset to the state. Abia State seems to have experienced this social menace at a scale unrivalled in other states in South-eastern Nigeria. Abia state, in Nigeria's southeast, sits near the Niger Delta, a maze of mangroves and creeks where foreign oil firms draw crude in Africa's most populous nation. After 12 Years of Trial, Court Fixes Date For Judgement In The N7. Gang leader and a Dismissed Recruit as he was dismissed during Police training in 2006, Confessed to Three (3) Kidnap operations in Abia State. SaharaReporters has obtained exclusive video of police atrocities in southeast Nigeria where members of the Nigerian police task force known as the "Special Anti Robbery Squad' engage in an egregious extra-judicial process of shooting testicles and penises of persons accused on kidnapping in Abia state. OPERATIVES of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad attached to the Abia State Criminal and Intelligence unit in Umuahia, have arrested a gang of kidnappers at Amavo Village in Owerrinta, along Enugu/ Port-Harcourt expressway. Check out what The beautiful commercial state of Abia looks like when viewed a Helicopter. Kalu's mother, Mrs Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu, was kidnapped on February. The ongoing Operation Kpochapu 2 initiative recently launched by Anambra State government has started to yield results as a joint team of security agencies paraded seventy-one suspects today, Saturday, October 26, 2019. The young girl abducted along her sister before being tortured to death is set to be buried on Saturday, 30th November in Abia state. Tags Abia state. Abia Governor Okezie Ikpeazu. "They have been freed," Abia state police spokesman Geofrey Ogbonna said, adding there were 16 children involved instead of 15 as initially thought. The kidnapped All Progressives Congress (APC) state party chairman, Hon Donatus Nwankpa, late Thursday regained his freedom. The Police have smashed a four-man armed kidnap syndicate terrorizing Aba and its environs. UPDATED: Court orders forfeiture of Saraki’s Ikoyi houses The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the forfeiture of two properties in Ikoyi belonging to former Kwara State governor and ex-Senate President, Bukola Saraki. But it was not known whether the money was paid, Abia state police spokesman Godfrey Ogbona told AFP. "I can also confirm that investigations are ongoing to arrest those responsible. It equally. It is primarily responsible for intelligence gathering within the country and for the protection of senior government officials, particularly the President and state governors. Okezie Ikpeazu's administration in Abia state do not suffer any hitch, the state in few years ahead will ac. Abia Breaking News deeply sympathises with his family and call on government to speed up action to end the reign of kidnapping and killings in the state. The Nigerian Army has dismissed a soldier, Lance Corporal Ajayi Johnson for killing one Mr. This is the second kidnapping of foreign workers in Nigeria in 10 days. In Nigeria, it is officially referred to as postal code while in the United States it is called zip code. The state publicity secretary of the party identified as Comrade Benedict Godson confirmed the abduction to different sources this morning, January 29, 2019, that Chief Donatus Nwankpa had been kidnapped by unknown persons in Abia state. Police sources also disclosed that some members of the gang were part of a group of kidnappers who earlier escaped from Abia State Police Command Criminal Investigation Department (CID) with police rifles sometime in 2017. Agbayi described as most notorious of the kidnappers in Aba, was said to have  ruled the kidnapping world in and out of Aba for many years before he was killed in a gun duel  with the police early. The mother of Super Eagles forward Samuel Kalu has been released after being kidnapped by gunmen six days ago in Abia State. According to him,”The Abia State Government unequivocally states that Abia is a component State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and subscribes to the supremacy of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and all other extant laws. Those arrested in Imo have been sent to the Joint. On 12 December, the police in Rivers State reported that it had smashed a four-man gang of kidnappers in the Oyigbo Local Government Area of the state. The police said the suspects were the first to fire at officers attached to the Intelligence Response Team when they attempted to free an abducted victim in Abia State last week. The Abia State Indigene said, “I reside at Aparazu Ogwu community with my cousin. Read more CafCL: Enyimba will fight back, beat Al Hilal in. Blogger and publisher of AbaCityblog. See more of TheLords Chosen Abia State on Facebook. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Sunday in Enugu that the suspected kidnappers were nabbed on Feb. "All the suspects confessed to several kidnapping incidents around Aba. Body of Late Obinna Godspower May his soul rest in peace. The Abia State Command of the Nigeria Police, Wednesday, alerted residents of the state on the latest activities of nefarious kidnappers on the highways. A video has emerged showing a group of alleged kidnappers writhing in pain after their balls were blown up by SARS. According to Facebook user, they were apprehended along Owerri road in Umuahia while trying to kidnap someone. He wants it again. Reports said the kidnappers demanded some three million naira ($40,000, 35,000 euros) for. Abia state is in the country's oil-rich Niger Delta. The biometric data capturing system recently introduced by the Abia State Government for all staff in its Local Government service, seems to have paid off as no fewer than 3,185 ghost workers including 1,460 ghostpensioners were said to have been uncovered through the system. December 23, 2017 - Photos: Anambra Woman Killed By Kidnappers In Aba Abia State Hours To Christmas Travel Meet now late Mrs Ifeyinwa Morah, an indigene of Abatete in Idemili LGA of Anambra state who was killed in front of her house around 7pm on Thursday while she was putting up a fight with some hoodlums trying to kidnap her. Abia NLC threatens strike over unpaid salaries - The Punch 12 hours ago Abia Guber: Court issues Gov. Three ‘kidnappers’ held in Abia. Read more CafCL: Enyimba will fight back, beat Al Hilal in. A four (4) man Armed Kidnap syndicate who has been terrorizing Aba and its environs has been smashed by Detectives attached to Omoba Division on 19th July, 2017, at Ovungwu, Isiala-Ngwa South Local Government Area Abia State. your password. "I know on this floor when I was on the other side, sometime in 2008, we raised a motion on Abia state and the president agreed and sent soldiers. ng News ★ The Police have killed a four-man armed kidnappers syndicate in Aba, Abia state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. The incident, our reporter gathered happened. Residents of Ohafia in Abia State were shaken yesterday by the discovery of objects believed to be bombs in the community. “But all of a sudden, we now see that some soldiers are helping kidnappers which we can’t even say let us handover to them. Abia State Indigenes In Diaspora Lauds Federal and Abia State Government in their recent offensive against the perpetrators of kidnapping in Abia State. See Terrorism and Criminal Kidnaps. Tukur Buratai, has called for improved funding for the Nigerian Army to meet with the current challenges in the fight against insurgency in the country. The Abia State Police Command says it has raided one Ugorji compound at the Obingwa Local Government Area used by hoodlums as "a training school for kidnappers. “Ebere Wagbara is just a puppet playing the paid tune of the puppeteer, Aniekan Umanah and his government. Police Command in Enugu State says it has arrested five suspected notorious kidnappers while rescuing their victim unhurt in a remote hideout. 07-08-2019 | 14:04. The lawyer who hails from Itungwa, in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State has spent seventeen days in kidnappers’ den, with no trace of his whereabouts. Kidnappers have released the mother of Bordeaux and Nigeria winger Samuel Kalu after holding her for nearly a week, police in the country's southeast said on Tuesday. Nigeria winger Kalu's mother released by kidnappers Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu was abducted on 27 February as she travelled home in the south-eastern city of Abia. This necessitated the need for a decision support system that will enhance the mapping of crime pattern. Abia State New Commis-sioner of Police CP Chris Okey Ezike briefed newsmen 28th November, 2018 at the Command Officers Mess, Umuahia. Online news medium Sahara Reporters had released the video on Thursday, although it was believed to have been shot between December 11 or 12. Narrating the incident to newsmen on Tuesday, Mrs Ijeoma Emmanuel, said that the incident happened around midnight. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu, said in a statement on Sunday in Enugu that the suspected kidnappers were nabbed on Feb. Notorious kidnapper nabbed in Abia - Security agencies in Abia nabbed a notorious kidnapper identified as Echendu, who has been terrorizing Aba and other neighbouring states. Scores of angry members of Abia state chapter of Action Congress, on December 10, staged a peaceful protest round the streets of Umuahia, the state’s capital, over the refusal of Theodore Orji government in the state to enforce a tribunal judgment declaring their party man, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia state governor, has declared a three-day curfew in Aba, this followed the Nigerian army’s inversion of the state. Police sources also disclosed that some members of the gang were part of a group of kidnappers who earlier escaped from Abia State Police Command Criminal Investigation Department (CID) with police rifles sometime in 2017. On 25/07/2017 in Calabar, Cross River State, one Obioma Onwuchekwa, 31years 'm' of Umuozuo Osisioma Ngwa LGA who had being on the run since 7th April, 2017 after his involvement in armed robbery within Aba was arrested by a team of detectives attached to Anti-kidnapping Section, State CIID Umuahia. )The Kaduna State Police Command, said on Tuesday it had arrested two notorious female kidnappers and 12 others suspected criminals in the state. Assistant commissioner of police in charge of State CID, Mr. The alleged kidnappers after they were caught and shot in their genitals in Abia state. A male and female suspected kidnappers were stripped unclad and brutalized by a mob in Umuahia, Abia State, on 1st March. Catholic Priest arrested in Abia over kidnapping A Catholic Priest (names withheld) is now telling the State Security Services of his involvement in the spate of kidnapping especially in aiding and abetting the menace in Abia State. Abia State government demolishes kidnappers' hideouts in Umuahia * The Abia state government on Friday demolished hideouts used by kidnapping gangs in Umuerim Nsirimo, Umuahia South Local Government Area of the state. Notorious kidnappers have been killed while negotiating for ransom in Abia state. Uwaleke To Honour Ugwumba Uche Nwosu. The fear of the SARS Commander in Abia, SP Johnbull Obioguru, is the beginning of wisdom for the kidnappers, drug cartels and armed robbers operating in the State as most of them have either been. Parading the suspects, the Abia state Commissioner of Police, Mr Edgar Tam Nanakumo, said the state police command had created an Anti-Kidnapping Squad that is a force to be reckoned with. Nigerian lawyer fights off kidnappers from abducting his ailing father in Abia, shares photos of injuries he sustained A Nigerian lawyer has shared photos of the injuries he sustained while allegedly preventing the abduction of his ailing father from their home in Aba, Abia state on Wednesday August 7th. I made friends with them and the woman’s second daughter became my girlfriend. Abia State News Latest News Older News Five feared dead others including Abia LG TC chairman hospitalized in a ghastly accident Abia (Yesterday) - Though the cause of the accident is yet-to-be made known by the Abia State Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), many had speculated that the cause of the. By Okechukwu Keshi Ukegbu If all projections of Gov. News reports have revealed photo proof of the demolition of a den of. Abia State government demolishes kidnappers' hideouts in Umuahia * The Abia state government on Friday demolished hideouts used by kidnapping gangs in Umuerim Nsirimo, Umuahia South Local Government Area of the state. This has prompted the government of Nigeria to initiate strategies to check kidnapping in the country. SARS Officers blow up testicles and penises of alleged kidnappers in Abia State (Graphic) (SARS), blowing up balls of suspected kidnappers in Abia Sate they arrested. Uwaleke To Honour Ugwumba Uche Nwosu. As controversy continues to swirl around the alleged killing of five Fulani herdsmen, the Governors of Abia and Imo States monday confirmed that the criminal act was committed by kidnappers who. A Police officer attached to the Aba Area Command Anti-Robbery Squad, identified as Anyanime Udobat has reportedly died during a shootout with kidnappers in Abia State. We sympathise with the people killed. A male and Female suspected kidnappers were stripped naked and tortured by a mob in Umuahia, the Abia State capital on March 1st. The Abia State Command of the Nigeria Police, Wednesday, alerted residents of the state on the latest activities of nefarious kidnappers on the highways. Charles Ajunwa, Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Abia State Governor, in this interview about the agenda of the state government to move the state forward and challenged critics of the governor for a debate on TA Orji’s laudable achievements. Read More. Kidnappers Gunned Down While Negotiating For Ransom In Abia State. is a Hermes Juno Project. The two men, according. ABA —THE Police in Abia State have declared war on kidnappers and cultists in the state and urged residents to volunteer information about criminals to the security agencies to ensure a crime free. The lawyer while narrating the incidence gave the glory to God despite sustaining various injuries as he stood against the kidnappers trying to abduct his father. The young girl abducted along her sister before being tortured to death is set to be buried on Saturday, 30th November in Abia state. After the declaration of Abia State governorship election result by INEC, I hoped and prayed that Governor Okezie Ikpeazu’s major opponents, Uche Ogah and Alex Otti, would be magnanimous enough to call and congratulate him and allow Abia State move forward. A 19-year old girl, identified as Chidimma Nwoke and a 40-year-old bus driver with Peace Mass Transport Company, Samuel Nkemjika have reportedly been arrested by the Imo State Police Command for allegedly taking part in kidnapping and armed robbery activities. The capital at Umuahia naijasky. Kalu's mother, Mrs Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu, was kidnapped on February. After spending five days with a gang of suspected kidnappers, a 16-year-old-daugher of a lecturer, Miss Precious Esther Ukachukwu, miraculously escaped from her captors in a remote forest in Abia State. The lawyer while narrating the incidence gave the glory to God despite sustaining various injuries as he stood against the kidnappers trying to abduct his father. Nigerian lawyer fights off kidnappers from abducting his ailing father in Abia, shares photos of injuries he sustained A Nigerian lawyer has shared photos of the injuries he sustained while allegedly preventing the abduction of his ailing father from their home in Aba, Abia state on Wednesday August 7th. your password. A notorious kidnapper identified as Echendu, who has been terrorizing Aba and other neighbouring states, has been nabbed by security agencies in Abia. The council at its meetings held on Tuesday and Wednesday also recommended the appointment of four new heads of court, 13 judicial officers for Federal and State High courts and one Kadi for the Sharia Court of Appeal. Kidnapping in the state has assumed an alarming dimension which has received widespread condemnations from well meaning people of Nigeria and even the international community. A woman identified as Osioma Paul, the wife to a kidnapper now in prison and sister in law to an arrested gang leader, Ifeanyi Stanley - was arrested for keeping the operational Rifles and Ammunition for Kidnappers in her house in Abia state. The kidnapping of some journalists around Abia state was regarded as the height of the insensitivity of kidnappers (Egwemi, 2010). This was coming barely three weeks after Improvised Explosives Devices (IEDs) were discovered at the headquarters of the Living Faith Church (a. Ugochukwu Nwankwo is an Abia Based Seasoned Journalist, Poet and media consultant of repute and currently the Chairman of Online Media Practitioners Association of Nigeria(OMPAN) Abia State Chapter. The woman we kidnapped was my girlfriend’s mother. It was a huge breakthrough for security agencies in Abia state as they have nabbed a notorious kidnapper that has been terrorizing Aba and other neighboring states. Saturday, October 12, 2019. Okezie Ikpeazu that his government would reward to the tune of One Million Naira, any person that supplies information that leads to the capture of a kidnapper or kidnappers is indeed a welcome development. See more of TheLords Chosen Abia State on Facebook. According to the news site, Ikonne a pastor in Olumba has been in this practice for sometime now. It happened at about 8. Nigerian lawyer fights off kidnappers from abducting his ailing father in Abia, shares photos of injuries he sustained August 8, 2019 0 A Nigerian lawyer has shared photos of the injuries he sustained while allegedly preventing the abduction of his ailing father from their home in Aba, Abia state on Wednesday August 7th. The Abia State police command said it had arrested sixteen suspected kidnappers and some armed robbery suspects terrorizing residents of the state. He is Micheal Ogbizi and he takes over from the immediate past police boss, Adeleye Oyebade. Abia govt faults Sen Akpabio's claim on kidnapping UMUAHIA—ABIA State government has attacked the Senate Minority Leader Gov. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Suleiman Abba, said the kidnappers, who had been responsible for most abductions in the state, were gunned down during an exchange of fire with policemen. The council at its meetings held on Tuesday and Wednesday also recommended the appointment of four new heads of court, 13 judicial officers for Federal and State High courts and one Kadi for the Sharia Court of Appeal. In Delta State, one person was killed at his cassava farm in an herdsmen attack. The lawyer who hails from Itungwa, in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State has spent seventeen days in kidnappers’ den, with no trace of his whereabouts. View Groups Create Groups ABSU Marketplace. The Commissioner of Police Abia State Police Command, CP Ene Okon FDC had said that the officers and men of the Command have made giant strides within three weeks in curtailing Kidnapping, Armed Robbery and Cultism in the State. Get the Governor (Abia) contact details, maps, reviews & more. name of delegate 1 aba north 1 white ibe 2 barr. Abia State News Latest News Older News Five feared dead others including Abia LG TC chairman hospitalized in a ghastly accident Abia (Yesterday) - Though the cause of the accident is yet-to-be made known by the Abia State Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), many had speculated that the cause of the. A number of kidnappings, including of foreigners, took place in Kano city in April 2018. The consistency of Abia’s performance as the state with the best results, coming first in WASCE for three consecutive years, back to back, in 2015, 2016 and 2017, speaks volume and is another. The mother of Super Eagles forward Samuel Kalu has been released after being kidnapped by gunmen six days ago in Abia State. ng News ★ The Police have killed a four-man armed kidnappers syndicate in Aba, Abia state. Umuahia—FOLLOWING its soon-to-be proclaimed amnesty for kidnappers and criminals who go by the name freedom fighters, Abia State government has embarked on the construction of 1,000- bed space, well equipped hostel at Asa High School, Ukwa West, to serve as transit camp for repentant kidnappers in the state. According to the news site, Ikonne a pastor in Olumba has been in this practice for sometime now. A number of kidnappings, including of foreigners, took place in Kano city in April 2018. The biometric data capturing system recently introduced by the Abia State Government for all staff in its Local Government service, seems to have paid off as no fewer than 3,185 ghost workers including 1,460 ghostpensioners were said to have been uncovered through the system. Operation Python Dance: Nigerian Army has DERAILED in Abia State The military ‘show of force’ in Umuahia as part of Operation Python Dance II (Egwu Eke II) took a dangerous twist, yesterday, forcing the Abia State Government to declare a three-day curfew in Aba, to ensure peace. Coordinates. The incident, our reporter gathered happened. The Police have smashed a four-man armed kidnap syndicate terrorizing Aba and its environs. The Kidnappers Arrested are: 1. “The kidnappers confessed to have started their Kidnapping operations this November 2017 and have been involved in three (3) kidnappings in Aba, Abia state collecting ransoms of 250k, 1million and 5. After 12 Years of Trial, Court Fixes Date For Judgement In The N7. Naija News gathered that the Catholic Priest was trailed and kidnapped by the gunmen near his Parish. Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr. 6 men kidnapping gang caught in Aba, Abia state. The state publicity secretary of the party, Comrade Benedict Godson confirmed the abduction to Daily Trust on Tuesday morning, January 29, that Nwankpa had been kidnapped by unknown persons. The Abia State Command of the Nigeria Police, Wednesday, alerted residents of the state on the latest activities of nefarious kidnappers on the highways. Here is what happened! On New Year's day, A Facebook user, Iromuanya shared photos of a 3 months old baby which her sister who is police officer rescued from traffickers in Umuahia, Abia state. Nigeria is one of the world's. US Ambassador Lauds Ikpeazu, Says Abia Committed to Reforms. Search query Search Twitter. Nigeria kidnappers seize school bus full of kids. This revelation was made recently by an online news site based in the USA. The Abia state police command has a new commissioner of police. In the whole. Two people suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) were on Thursday morning shot dead by soldiers in Abia state, an eyewitness has told TheCable. The State Security Service (SSS), self-styled as the Department of State Services (DSS), is the primary domestic intelligence agency of Nigeria. Chidinma said she prayed that God should allow her captors to fall asleep after which she sneaked out of the kidnappers' den. Evidently, this shows that kidnapping in Abia State are well organized and involve a web of field professionals performing different tasks for the achievement of their goal and for the survival of their syndicates. UPDATED: Court orders forfeiture of Saraki’s Ikoyi houses The Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday ordered the forfeiture of two properties in Ikoyi belonging to former Kwara State governor and ex-Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Mrs Ibelegbu Chidinma, a deaconess from Abia State RCCG 3, according to Vanguard, gave her testimony during the ongoing ministers conference on Saturday night. DCP Kyari also led the team that captured the most deadly kidnapper in the history of Nigeria, Henry Chibueze Aka “Vampire” in Owerri, Imo State and his gangmembers; Arrest of the Deadly Offa. The biometric data capturing system recently introduced by the Abia State Government for all staff in its Local Government service, seems to have paid off as no fewer than 3,185 ghost workers including 1,460 ghostpensioners were said to have been uncovered through the system. In the statement, the NBA, which condemned the worsening security situation in the state, said bandits and kidnappers have laid siege in the state, calling on the state government to as a matter of urgency, overhaul the security architecture of the state. Tag: Abia State. The Abia state chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), Reverend Augustine Ehiemere, has condemned the alleged kidnap of the Abia chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC. ng News ★ The Police have killed a four-man armed kidnappers syndicate in Aba, Abia state. Abia Warriors logo. Nigeria deployed hundreds of soldiers to a town in lawless Abia State on the fringes of the Niger Delta on Thursday to hunt down an armed gang holding 15 school children hostage, residents said. Ikpeazu revives Abia Vigilante Services to check clashes Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has announced far-reaching measures. 4 based on 99 Reviews "My school is the best. An announcement was made on April 2, 2000, that a temple would be built in Aba, in the state of Abia, to serve the nation's 68,000 Latter-day Saints. It is the true result and outcome of bad leadership and self centered governance in Abia State for the past ten years. Suspected g*y men have been arrested by the Abia state police command following a tip-off from the hotel manager identified as Peter Okeke. A statement issued on Tuesday by the state government, Governor Ikpeazu expressed concerns over the launch of a military exercise tagged, Operation Python Dance II in the. They helped reduce the kidnapping. It appears there is no end in sight to the troubles and woes of residents of the state who lived through a harrowing and nightmarish experience 2 years ago when armed robbers and kidnappers held them hostage. Three Nigerian kidnappers and one hostage were killed in a shootout with security forces in the southeast state of Abia, police said on Tuesday. In a statement made available to Igbere TV in Uyo, the Police Public Relations Officer, Supol Odiko MacDon. 21-year-old Kalu’s mother was reported to have been driving with her children along Okpulu. The Commissioner of Police, Mr. It equally condemned the killing of a commercial motorcyclist (Okada man), in Abia State on Wednesday afternoon by yet another soldier. Publisher - Nigeria number one online newspaper. Police sources also disclosed that some members of the gang were part of a group of kidnappers who earlier escaped from Abia State Police Command Criminal Investigation Department (CID) with police rifles sometime in 2017. The incident, our reporter gathered happened. ndionyenma nwankwo 2 ngozi ogboagu 3 hon. A new model Classroom block built and donated by Chevron Nigeria Limited, operators of the Agbami oil field for Community Model High school, Isieke Ibeku, Abia state have been commissioned with a call on the host communities to assume full ownership and protection of projects and facilities located in their areas. Tags Abia state. The Abia state police command has a new commissioner of police. Native of osisioma LGA, Abia State. APGA condemns kidnapping of Abia APC chairman, Donatus Nwankpa. The victim was abducted by a four-man gang at the staff school of the university on Monday. criminality including kidnapping. Though information about the incident is sketchy, our reporter gathered that the Catholic Priest was trailed and kidnapped by the gunmen near his Parish. A revolution is in the works in the agricultural sector in Abia State. • Arrest of the Kidnappers of Eighty (80) years old Chief Felix Ogbona in Aba, Abia State, • Arrest of assassins and masterminds who gruesomely murdered Mr. They have a telecom mast in their compound and I used to go to their house to charge my phone. The lawmaker made the allegation at plenary on Wednesday, October 2, while contributing. …As Soldiers Invade Aba City Dr. The capital at Umuahia naijasky. It also foiled a bank robbery. The kidnapper simply identified as Echendu is linked to several kidnapping activities, including being behind the death of a well-known businessman from Ekwulumili, Anambra state. Security agencies in Abia state had a huge success over the arrest of a notorious kidnapper that has been terrorizing Aba and other neighbouring states. SaharaReporters obtained an exclusive video of police atrocities in southeast Nigeria where members of the Nigerian police task force known as the “Special Anti Robbery Squad’ engage in an egregious extra-judicial process of shooting testicles and penises of persons accused on kidnapping in Abia state. According to him,”The Abia State Government unequivocally states that Abia is a component State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and subscribes to the supremacy of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and all other extant laws. " Commissioner of Police, Adamu Ibrahim, while briefing journalists on Thursday, said 37 suspects were arrested by his men during the. 4 based on 99 Reviews "My school is the best. Ikpeazu revives Abia Vigilante Services to check clashes Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has announced far-reaching measures. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the incident happened around 7am at Park Road/George's Street, Aba. At any rate, liberation is the only option to take Abia back to its pride of place, return her people to the glorious days when nobody could destroy their will and most importantly return the state to the status of God’s own state. They were also accused of using the rifles to terrorise residents of Abia State. By Okechukwu Keshi Ukegbu If all projections of Gov. The demolition took place on Friday, June 23, at Umuerim Nsirimo, Umuahia South Local Government Area of the state. Management arrived at the decision after examining the circumstances involving the two players as reported by the technical crew. Ozuruonye Juliet Kalu was. 90 million Nigerians live in poverty – Minister. I wish to submit, without any fear of contradiction, that the deployment of armed troops in Abia state and the house arrest of Mr. Rivers recorded 82 while Benue recorded 67 cases.