Nigerian Police Successfully Rescue Eagles Player

The Delta State Police Command has rescued Super Eagles Italian based player Christian Ogbodo who was kidnapped in Warri in return for cash.

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Eagles player Obodo in action

  • Nigeria:  Super Eagles Star, Christian Obodo Kidnapped

    Vanguard, 9 June 2012

    Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo was, Saturday morning, kidnapped at New Layout Road, off Jakpa Road, Effurun in Warri, Delta State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Christian Obodo Regains Freedom

    Vanguard, 10 June 2012

    The kidnapped Nigeria and Udinese midfielder, Christian Obodo has been released by his abductors Sunday evening. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NFF Appeals for Obodo's Release

    Vanguard, 11 June 2012

    The Nigeria Football Federation has appealed to kidnappers of Nigerian midfielder Christian Obodo to free the player and save the nation's football family of anguish. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obodo Rescued From Kidnappers

    This Day, 11 June 2012

    Abducted former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo has been rescued from his kidnappers in Emevor, a town in Isoko area of Delta State. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obodo - Police Suspect 'Insider's Job'

    Vanguard, 11 June 2012

    "Ant no go bite you if e no dey your body." One of the abductors of Christian Obodo was quoted as saying the above while making contact for a N30m ransom after they kidnapped the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obodo Kidnappers Demand N28 Million Ransom

    Daily Trust, 11 June 2012

    The family of abducted Italy-based Nigerian football star, Christian Obodo, has confirmed that his kidnappers are demanding about $188,000 (N28 million) for his release. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Former Eagles Star, Obodo Kidnapped...as Delta Fa Frowns At His Lifestyle

    Vanguard, 9 June 2012

    Delta State has condemned the kidnap of former Super Eagles midfielder Christian Obodo and said that the state government was making frantic efforts to ensure that the player was ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obodo - Police Comb Effurun, Warri for Kidnappers

    Vanguard, 10 June 2012

    The Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ikechukwu Aduba, yesterday, confirmed the abduction of Christian Obodo, when contacted by Sunday Vanguard, saying the police were ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Obodo's Abductors Demand N40 Million

    Leadership, 10 June 2012

    Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo who was abducted by unknown gunmen in Warri, Delta State yesterday morning was picked up in front of a church in Effurun- a suburb of ... read more »