Nigeria Police rescue two kidnapped Chinese nationals

Police armed for protest

The Nigeria Police have rescued two kidnapped Chinese nationals, an official said.

The Ogun State Police Command, Thursday, said it rescued the two Chinese nationals kidnapped in Odeda area of Abeokuta, the state capital.

The Command Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the Chinese were kidnapped on September 1 by gunmen at a quarry.

He gave the identities of the two victims as Shen Ximing and Wei Futang.

Mr. Oyeyemi, in a statement made available to journalists in Abeokuta, said ‎they were rescued by police operatives acting on report of the incident.

He said the two men were rescued unhurt but no arrest was made for their kidnap.

The spokesperson stated that the police have also rescued a woman, Olabimpe Tejumola, who was kidnapped on September 2, in Mowe area of the state.

He said she too was rescued unhurt and has since reunited with her family.

Mr. Oyeyemi appealed to members of the public against paying ransoms to kidnappers. He asked that such kidnap cases be promptly brought to the attention of the police‎.

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  • amazing2012

    No name and no pictures because the suspects are not Fulanis and the victims are not prominent people ! Perhaps they are not Muslims that is why their names and pictures MUST be hiding to protect the image of pagan religion !!

  • favourtalk

    This is good one. our security had been revived in the nation, Buhari is really making things work in the aspect of change the phase of the country