Twenty-four pregnant women, 11 children have been rescued from a suspected baby factory in Calabar, Cross River State, according to newsmen. The rescue operation was carried out by a security outfit, Operation Akpakwu, set up by the Cross River State Government.
The Osun State Police Command has rescued six persons kidnapped along Ila road and arrested two suspected kidnappers. Newsmen gathered that the six persons were kidnapped while travelling along Ila road.
Less than 48-hours after the release of 344 schoolboys of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara in northwestern Katsina state from their abductors, ARISE News understands gunmen on Saturday night abducted 80 students of Islamiyya schools and four others in Mahuta town, Dandume LGA, of the state.The Islamic students were on their way back home after they attended a maulid procession (in remembrance of the Prophet Mohammed’s birthday) at Unguwar Al-Kasim, a nearby village. But the police the police says they have now been rescued.
The Police in India on Saturday said that they had rescued on Friday night an 8-year-old boy who was abducted on Thursday.
The Kaduna State Government has said that troops carrying out internal security operations, rescued 9 persons kidnapped along the Kaduna-Abuja Road on Sunday afternoon.