Tag: Freedom

Ekiti: Abducted would-be couple regains freedom on wedding eve

The would-be couple abducted by gunmen at Ekiti East Local Government Area, Ekiti state has regained freedom a day to their “wedding proper”. NewsWireNGR had earlier reported that the two lovers “came to Ado Ekiti and were returning to their base when they were picked up by gunmen”. Sources said[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Releases Detained Al-Jazeera Journalists

By Chris Nomjov The Nigerian Army has ordered the release of two Aljazeera journalists who have been detained in Maiduguri, Borno for over a week after being accused of “loitering” around areas of military operations. Perhaps, the sudden decision was motivated by the embarrassment their arrest threatened the soaring good[Read More…]

Minister Diezani Alison-Madueke’s Kidnapped Sister Regains Freedom, Police Say

Rivers state Police Command has confirmed that Osiya Agama, sister of the Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, who was kidnapped nine days ago, finally regained her freedom from her abductors on Wednesday evening. In a statement by Rivers state Police Command Spokesman, Ahmad Muhammad, he said the rescue was[Read More…]