Nigerian security forces rescue six abducted from university in Abuja

Nigerian security agents have rescued six people abducted by armed men from a university in Abuja this week, in what was a rare kidnapping at a higher education institution in the country’s capital, police said on Friday. Gunmen abducted four members of staff and two of their children from the University of Abuja on Tuesday,… Read More Nigerian security forces rescue six abducted from university in Abuja

Staff, children abducted as gunmen attack university in Nigerian capital of Abuja

Gunmen abducted four members of staff and their children from the University of Abuja on Tuesday, the university said, in a rare kidnapping at such a large institution in the Nigerian capital. Gangs of armed men, known locally as bandits, late last year launched a series of abductions from schools and attacks on villages, mostly… Read More Staff, children abducted as gunmen attack university in Nigerian capital of Abuja