Nigeria: Professor Okonjo Freed from Kidnappers

Professor Kamene Okonjo, the mother of Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who was kidnapped from her home, has been freed.
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Prof. Kamene Okonjo

  • Nigeria:  Soldiers Arrest Dozens Over High-Profile Kidnapping

    Leadership, 14 December 2012

    Military authorities said yesterday that soldiers had arrested 63 people in Delta State during raids aimed at finding the finance minister's 82-year-old mother, Prof Kanene Okonjo, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Okonjo-Iweala's Mother - Army Arrests 63 Suspects

    Vanguard, 14 December 2012

    As security operatives intensified search for Professor Kamene Okonjo, the mother of Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who was abducted last Sunday from her home, the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  IG Gives Police Three Days to Produce Okonjo Unhurt

    Daily Trust, 14 December 2012

    Aduba said following the IG's order, "the command and other sister security agencies have fully mobilized to ensure her early and safe release from the hands of the vicious ... read more »