September 14, 2021

Category: Issues

Banditry: Katsina bans commercial phone charging centres in 19 LGs commercial phone charging
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Banditry: Katsina bans commercial phone charging centres in 19 LGs

Commends Northwest states for collaboration From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina. Governor Aminu Bello masari of Katsina State has commended Governors of Northwest states for adopting common approach in dealing with activities of bandits. Masari noted that the measures taken by the Governors has started yielding positive result. He spoke while inaugurating state committee on monitoring […]

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Flooding: YBHA seeks National lawmakers intervention Yobe Governor Mai-Mala-Buni
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Flooding: YBHA seeks National lawmakers intervention

From Yahaya Wakili, Damaturu Yobe State House of Assembly today called on all the members representing Yobe at the National Assembly to meet the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) to assist the victims of water flooding in the state. In its sitting, chaired by the Deputy Speaker, Alhaji Mohammed Isa Bello said, the call has […]

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KDSG suspends weekly market in 5 LGAs Governor El-Rufai-Nasir
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KDSG suspends weekly market in 5 LGAs

Bans selling patrol in Jerry cansFrom Mustapha Saye, Kaduna After a thorough review of the security situation and recommendations put forward by the security agencies, the Kaduna State Government has suspended all weekly markets in Birnin Gwari, Igabi, Giwa, Chikun and Kajuru Local Government Areas with immediate effect. The government has also banned the selling […]

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NGO sensitises youth on extremism dangers
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NGO sensitises youth on extremism dangers

From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina A Non Government Organization (NGO) Community Initiative to Promote Peace has commenced training of youth and parents from Northwest and North Central in preventing violent extremism in communities. The NGO described extremism as major step that encourage banditry and other violent activities by the youths. According to the NGO, participants […]

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Arm yourself directive: In defense of Masari Governor Aminu Masari
Opinion, Issues

Arm yourself directive: In defense of Masari

From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State recently directed people of the state to acquire weapon to defend themselves from the attack of bandits in the state. Masari, who spoke in Jibia while on sympathy visit to the area over the killing of 15 people by Customs officers, said it […]

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Nigeria: If not for the Igbo If not for the Igbo
Opinion, Focus, Issues

Nigeria: If not for the Igbo

By Garba Musa The Igbo form the triumvirate of the nation’s powerful ethnic groups since the colonial period to date. The others, being the Yoruba and the Hausa. They are a ubiquitous tribe who penetrate the nooks and crannies of not only the country, but also can be found overseas. They engage in all kinds […]

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Ganduje, Nigeria’s unity and integration Governor Ganduje
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Ganduje, Nigeria’s unity and integration

 By Muhammad Garba When in March, this year, the All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader and former Lagos State governor chose Kano for the 12th Bola Ahmed Tinubu Colloquium to celebrate his 69th birthday in the ancient and progressive city of Kano, Asiwaju purposely demonstrated not only the unity and oneness of the nation, but […]

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60 people kidnapped as bandits attack another Zamfara community Banditry, kidnapping,
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60 people kidnapped as bandits attack another Zamfara community

From Ahmad Ibrahim, Gusau Bandits have kidnapped at least 60 people in a fresh attack on a community in Zamfara State.The state Commissioner of Information, Ibrahim Dosara, told newsmen weekend evening that the bandits stormed Rini community on Friday night.He said that after the attack, 60 residents of the community could not be accounted for […]

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Full list of students, staff kidnapped from Zamfara college Full list of students, staff kidnapped from Zamfara college
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Full list of students, staff kidnapped from Zamfara college

From Ahmad Ibrahim, Gusau Bandits invaded Zamfara State College of Agriculture and Animal Science Bakura on Sunday and kidnapped 15 students, four staff and killed others.The Triumph has obtained the names of 19 people kidnapped by bandits in the college during the attack. The bandits went into the school and killed four persons, including a […]

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