Today on NZ Herald Focus - A New Zealander and at least two Australians have been kidnapped in southern Nigeria by gunmen who killed their local driver. We speak to Professor of international law at the University of Waikato Alexander Gillespie about the case.

Former All Black Byron Kelleher has been arrested in France for "destruction and violence".

And Paris Jackson has defended her father Michael after police reports painted him as a "sex-crazed predator".