Below, you will find a compiled list of tips you should know and practice to avoid kidnap incidents.
- Maintain a low profile at all times and blend with your environment.
- Avoid ostentatious display of wealth and luxury lifestyle.
- Carefully select domestic staff and artisans and be courteous to persons that know your private life, by virtue of their work and association e.g. domestic staff, close relatives and religious associates.
- Avoid very early or late outings, unless very necessary. Also, avoid making use of high-value vehicles at such times.
- Keep all information concerning financial transactions strictly confidential.
- Ensure your phone and emergency numbers are known by your family members and let any close family members know where you are going and when you will return.
- Avoid disputes concerning money, landed property, positions and relationships.
- Know the whereabouts of your children at all times.
- Avoid areas that may put your safety at risk.
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