Nelson Williams Sierra Leone's Dep High Commissioner reportedly kidnapped

The Deputy High Commissioner was reportedly kidnapped on Thursday June 30, 2016 in Kaduna when he was attending a military graduation ceremony.

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Maj. Gen Nelson Williams, Sierra Leone Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria

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Sierra Leone's Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Maj-Gen. Nelson Williams has been reportedly kidnapped in Kaduna.

According to a tweet by the Chairman of Nigeria Human Rights Commission, Williams, who was head of armed Forces in Sierra Leone, was kidnapped and a ransom of $150K is being demanded.

 

The chairman further tweeted that Williams' driver is also missing as the security operatives are reported to have swung into action.

A report by Makoni Times revealed that the Deputy High Commissioner was kidnapped on Thursday June 30, 2016 in Kaduna when he was attending a military graduation ceremony.

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