John Lyon Biography – John Lyon popularly and also known as IK- Kpai-kpai or Lion, is a Nigerian businessman and alleged kidnap Kingpin.
This article contains information about John Lyon biography, age, date of birth, state of origin, arrest , Net Worth etc.
Profile of John Lyon
Name: John Lyon
Nickname; IK-Kpai-Kpai or Lion
Date of Birth : 22 December 1986
Age: 36 years
State of Origin: Cross Rivers State
Nationality : Nigerian
Occupation: Business man, Kidnap Kingpin
Net Worth: 50,000 -$100,000
John Lyon Biography
Born on 22 December 1986, 36 year old John Lyon is from a village called kakwagom irritant, Boki Local Government Area, Cross River State.
Before he raised to limelight for his kidnapping activities across the country, John Lyon was known as socialite.
He is a graduate from the University of Calabar. Few year after his Bachor Degree, he worked for Sterling Bank before venturing in to several other illegal businesses including kidnapping.
John Lyon Arrest
Millionaire Kidnapper, John Lyon a.k.a IK- Kpai-kpai was arrested In Abuja on Saturday 24 September.
According to reports, Lyon interior hub as a cover up for his many kidnapping activities. Recently, Lyon got involved in the kidnap of one Danjuma, a bank staff .
It was revealed that he and his men successfully demanded over 50 million naira and has confessed to having committed the crime.
Before his arrest, the kingpin is notorious for spending extravagantly in clubs. Pictures of him worshiping in a church went viral following his arrest.
After his arrest, Lyon the kidnapper, in a viral video confessed to participating in two kidnapping operations.
Wife/ Children of John Lyon
At the time of his arrest, Mr John was seen in a viral video crying and begging the police for mercy, while revealing that he’s wife just gave birth.
“Forgive me, make una forgive me. My wife just born, a boy” He cried.
Also in the video, Lyon stated that his wife gave birth to a baby boy.
However, this is not his first child as he has many children with different women.
Though many thinks John Lyon the kidnapper is a billion, his net worth is estimated to be worth about $50,000 – $100,000 dollars.
State of Origin
Although he is a native of Boki, Cross Rivers state, John Lyon lives in Bayelsa state for 12 years before his arrest.