LAHORE - A Nigerian citizen succeeded in escaping from the net of kidnappers, as he was abducted from Begum Kot in Shahdra police precincts three weeks ago, police said. As per details furnished by police sources, the Nigerian citizen, Stanford, runs a business of garments in Sadar, Walton. Stanford said three weeks back he was kidnapped from Begum Kot, Shahdra. The kidnappers snatched from him all his belongings and demanded 100,00 $ for his release. However, he succeeded in escaping from them after three weeks. On Monday evening, some locals of the area caught him considering a suspect and called Rescue 15 as police could not approach the site. Later, the locals handed him over to the Factory area police station for further investigations.