Nigeria Operatives in Contact with Okonjo Kidnappers
Contact has been made with the kidnappers of Kamene Okonjo, mother of Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, and the ransom demand has been lowered to approximately U.S.$1 million.
Vanguard, 13 December 2012
FOUR days after the kidnap of Prof Mabel Kamene Titi Okonjo, 82 -year-old mother of the Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala at Ogwashi-Uku in Aniocha South Local ... read more »
A gang of armed men has seized 83-year-old Kamene Okonjo, left, mother of Nigerian Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
This Day, 12 December 2012
Negotiations have begun in earnest with the kidnappers of Prof. Kamene Okonjo, mother of the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, ... read more »
Daily Trust, 13 December 2012
Prince Godwin Okechukwu Elue said since Obi is a devoted Christian, "we are not ready for sacrifice, but a solution such as church activities to offer prayers that will touch the ... read more »
Nigeria: Kidnapping With Impunity (editorial)
Leadership, 13 December 2012
On Sunday, Professor Kanene Okonjo, the octogenarian mother of the Minister of Finance and the Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was kidnapped at her ... read more »
Leadership, 12 December 2012
The Traditional Council in Ogwashi-Uku in Delta has met over Sunday's abduction of Prof. Kamene Okonjo, wife of the traditional ruler of the community, Obi Chukwuka Okonjo. read more »
Daily Trust, 11 December 2012
Authorities yesterday said no contact has been made yet with kidnappers of the Finance Minister's mother despite reports claiming that a ransom demand of billions was made. read more »