Nigeria kidnapping

Chhattisgarh engineer, wife among 18 Indians kidnapped by Nigerian pirates

Vijay Tiwari, who is an engineer with Merchant Navy, and his wife Anju were kidnapped by pirates when they were on board a Hong Kong-flagged vessel on December 3, his family said. ASP Praful Thakur said that Tiwari was employed with a shipping company in Nigeria, and added that the administration was working for his early rescue. 

Dec 07, 2019, 17:33 PM IST

Nigeria says Briton, Italian killed before rescue

The Briton and Italian kidnapped in
Nigeria were abducted by a splinter cell of a radical Islamist sect, the nation`s secret police said.

Mar 15, 2012, 14:50 PM IST