Siasia's mother was earlier taken in 2015 and held for 13 days before a ransom was exchanged
A huge fireball was sparked by vandals who broke open a state-run pipeline in order to steal petrol in the Ijegun area of the city on Thursday, in the...
Nigeria, who scored first conceded two quickfire goals before Ighalo volleyed in his second just past the hour. He then turned provider and played in Iwobi...
Boko Haram's decade-long campaign of violence has killed 27,000 people and displaced about two million in Nigeria.
The jihadists are believed to sneak into the town from the group's haven in nearby Sambisa forest
Buhari, 76, in a long speech, declared that "all parties have agreed that the elections were free, fair and peaceful."
"Twenty-five people were killed in four villages," said Ibrahim Kaoje, Sokoto state's top police officer.
They open their Nations Cup quest on June 22 against debutants Burundi in the port city of Alexandra
The 76-year old leader, in power since 2015 and re-elected in February, took the oath of office for a second four-year term in the capital Abuja.
In Nigeria, kidnappings for ransom have been a risk in the oil-rich south for decades.
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