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20 Oct 2019
Dino laments bandit attack, kidnap of citizens along Kogi-Lokoja express
21 Jun 2019
Suspect narrates how his team kidnapped UBEC Chairmanand killed the driver.
6 Nov 2018
Cameroon's army is searching for 79 children kindapped from a school in western Cameroon on Monday and has said Anglophone separatists are likely to blame.
15 Jun 2018
Forced marriages are on the rise in India. In most cases, it's women who are kidnapped and forced into marrying a man they do not know. But in the northern state of Bihar, one of the country's poorest, men are also being kidnapped.
7 Oct 2017
Police vow to rescue victim of Edo zoo kidnap.
9 Aug 2017
Residents of Ijaye discover kidnap den, kill 2 suspects,
3 Jun 2017
Police arrest 8 suspects over Lagos school kidnap.
11 Apr 2017
Falae's kidnap trial - Court sentences culprits to life imprisonment.

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