Tag: Abductions

In Zamfara, Gunmen abduct Commissioner’s wife, 6 children

Wife of a commissioner in Zamfara and six children have been abducted by gunmen in the early hours of Tuesday at Gurbin Bore village in the state.

Rising insecurity: German engineer abducted in Kano, police escort killed

The Kano State police command said some unidentified gunmen on Monday in Kano killed a police escort and abducted a German engineer, identified as Mr. Michael Cremza.

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Magaji Majiya, confirmed the incident in a statement in Kano.

He said the gunmen trailed Cremza’s car to Sabon Titi Madobi Road Kano, where they launched the attack. Cremza works for construction company, Dantata and Sawoe.

Dapchi girls update: Lai declares David Bako fake soldier, unknown to Army

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has denied as untrue stories making the rounds in the social media about an alleged presidential level conspiracy that stage-managed the infamous abduction of a large number of schoolgirls from Dapchi on the 19th of February, insisting that the purported purveyor of the allegations, Sergeant David Bako is unknown to the Nigerian Army.