Fidelity bank banner Bayelsa State banner
Abductors of ex-sports minister demand N100m ransom

By Polycarp Auta on 07/12/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+

Views: 559

•Abducted Ex-Sports Minister Damishi Sango
•Abducted Ex-Sports Minister Damishi Sango

The abductors of Chief Damishi Sango, Plateau PDP chairman and former sports minister, have demanded for N100 million ransom.

“The abductors have contacted the family. Sango was also allowed to speak with the family. His kidnappers want N100 million,” Mr Jonathan Mapis, a family member, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Jos.

Mapis quoted Sango as telling family members that the five of them were safe.

NAN reports that the former minister, alongside four others that included his son, were abducted on Wednesday along Jere-Garkawa road in Kaduna State, on their way to Abuja for the PDP National Convention.

The convention holds Saturday, Dec. 9.

According to Mr Terna Tyopev, spokesman of the Plateau Police Command, Sango was on his way from Jos to Abuja on Wednesday evening when the kidnappers got him.

He said that the Plateau Police Command had reached out to the Kaduna Command on the matter.

“The spokesman of the Kaduna Police Command has told me that the Commissioner there has ordered his men to comb everywhere to rescue them,” he had told NAN.

He said that the Plateau Command was working in synergy with the Kaduna Command to rescue the victims and possibly arrest those behind the incident,” he said.

Tyopev urged members of the public with any useful information to contact the Kaduna or Plateau Command. (NAN)

Source News Express

Posted 07/12/2017 9:08:57 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon Share on Google+


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

REVEALED: 3 natural ways to get stronger erections, last 25 minutes on bed, and increase manhood size without using drugs. Also, Natural Prostrate Enlargement Remedy.. Get In HERE...

 

You may also like...
Nigeria’s EFCC, a crude instrument for political control...

Nigeria needs restructuring, not elections, By Leke Agbarin-Agba...

Prof. Popoola appointed VC UNIOSUN

The tide has turned against Boko Haram, says...

Man docked over $26,520 love scam

Ohanaeze inaugurates new executive in Orumba-Anambra

South African fuel authority heads resign over illegal...

Nigeria: AfDB Board Approves US$152.50 Million Financing for...

NDDC MD mourns assassinated activist-lawyer Ken Atsuwete, tasks...

We are not among states owing workers: Akwa...

Celebrity chef Miyonse hits goldmine, signs multimillion naira...

Ebola scare for star actor Jim Iyke •Another...

 

Latest News 2019: Atiku shuts down Yola APC a dying party swimming in corruption — Secondus •Promises Tsunami in the weeks ahead It’s payback time for Turaki’s loyalty, says Bauchi State PDP 431 Pharmaceutical shops sealed in Imo How ex-IGP Ibrahim Coomassie ordered my arrest, imprisonment in Kirikiri Prison – Shehu Sani Fire guts main market in Jos, razes 217 shops Ekiti Election: Oshiomhole exceeded expectations in his first national assignment as APC Chairman — Senator Alimikhena Adegboruwa weighs options as Joe Igbokwe eats the humble pie Kano has over 3 million out of school children – Ganduje UK to assist INEC deliver credible, free and fair polls in 2019 We have not suspended issuance of cards — NIMC Police to support Eko Disco on debt recovery

 

Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (363,464 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (359,158 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (287,563 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (235,972 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (215,287 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (212,956 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (187,051 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (169,006 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (156,571 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (153,289 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (148,070 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (139,181 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (52) Business & Economy (3,364) Business Verdict (48) Columnists (890) Complaints & Requests (94) Enterprise & Opportunities (207) Entertainment (516) Features (616) Global Business Monitor (286) International (2,156) Interview (158) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (127) News (37,333) Opinion (1,024) Pidgin (10) Politics (5,638) Religion (788) Sports (1,612) Stock Watch (33) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

CBN banner

Firstmobile banner

 

 

NEWS EXPRESS TV

Nigerian detainees send SOS from Osama prison

 

APO Group Partner

 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement