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Nigerian Pastor Arrested For Kidnapping Girl For Ransom


THIRTY-ONE suspects including a 28-year old Pastor Okpara Emmanuel Chigozie, who allegedly demanded for N50 million ransom after kidnapping a two-year old girl, have been arrested by the police in Ondo State.
Another 28-year old suspected kidnapper, a student of Niger Delta University Bayelsa, Gasiakpo Niakpo, was paraded for the kidnapping of Olanrewaju Adekunle, a student of Leads City University, Ibadan.
The state Police Commissioner, Isaac Eke, said Niakpo confessed to the crime while his alleged partners in crime escaped.
He said items recovered from him include a Toyota Solara car marked AKD 731 AR, adding that his case file will soon be transferred to the Oyo State Police Command.
Meanwhile, the kidnapped girl has not been released by three suspects at large.
Parading the pastor and the other suspected criminals, Eke said the pastor was arrested in his apartment.


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