This 15 year old girl from Plateau State, Nimre Moses, who was
abducted by a man identified as Aminu and taken to Katsina state has
According to Plateau News Online, Aminu forcefully
abducted Nimre from her school located at Life Camp in Abuja, took her
to Katsina state, converted her to Islam and change her name to Nana
Her brothers who were her guardians in Abuja swiftly
move into action by taking the case to the police, calling on NGOs,
civil society groups who came to their aid.
Her abductor has since
been arrested by SARS after preliminary investigation and the case
transferred to State C.I.D at Garki Abuja.
Nimre Moses is still in custody of the Police as investigation is ongoing.
Abuja branch of the Tarok cultural group, ‘Nkalang O’Tarok’ through
Lamde Ozoemena Sohde who took interest in the case contacted NAPTIP, who
asked him to write a petition, someone from the group volunteered to
link him up to Prof Bem Angwe the DG National Human Rights Commission to
ensure justice is served to the culprit and to prevent future
Meanwhile various tests have been conducted on Nimre
and the result will be out today. She has also written a statement
detailing her ordeal.”