October 21, 2021

Category: Issues

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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Arm yourselves, Masari admonishes citizens Governor Aminu Bello Masari
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Arm yourselves, Masari admonishes citizens

By Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina. Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has called on the people in the areas prone to the activities of bandits to acquire weapons and defend themselves against the bandits. The Governor said it was morally wrong for people to submit meekly to the bandits without any attempt to defend […]

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Katsina CSOs warn NCS on innocent killings
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Katsina CSOs warn NCS on innocent killings

From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Katsina State has warned officers of Nigerian Custom to stop killing innocent people in the state under the guise of trailing smugglers or face the wrath of the public. “We will teach them (Officers) in language they understand on how to operate in Katsina if […]

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Flood kills 5 in Yobe Flooding
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Flood kills 5 in Yobe

About Five people have been killed while two others missing after flood wrecked Potiskum Local Government Area of Yobe State Malam Hassan said, “We are at the moment grieving because an infant in my neighbourhood lost his life as a building collapsed on him. According to our Correspondence the Flood Occurred, following a heavy downpour […]

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Faking appointments: NSHA directs suspension of director, others Governor Abdullahi Sule
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Faking appointments: NSHA directs suspension of director, others

From Suleiman Lawal, Lafia The Nasarawa State House of Assembly Committee on Education, Science and Technology, has directed the state Commissioner for Finance, Haruna Adamu Ogbole to suspend Mr. Sulley Daheer, Director of Salaries Bureau and all staff of the salaries department for given out fake appointments to 38 secondary school teachers in the state. […]

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2023: KNSG debunks story on governor’s wife anointment Malam Muhammad Garba
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2023: KNSG debunks story on governor’s wife anointment

Kano State government has refuted story attributed to the First Lady, Prof. Hafsat Abdullahi Umar Ganduje in which she is reported to have endorsed Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Murtala Sule Garo as successor to her husband come 2023. In a statement issued by the state Commissioner of Information, Malam Muhammad Garba today, […]

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Rukuba Killings: Identify culprits, prosecute them, JNI urges Sultan Abubakar Sa'ad
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Rukuba Killings: Identify culprits, prosecute them, JNI urges

From Mustapha Saye, Kaduna Jama’atul Nasrul Islam (JNI) has received with utmost grief the unfortunate Rukuba Road carnage in Plateau State which resulted in the massacre of about 22 innocent, defenseless Muslims returning from Bauchi State on their way to Ikare, Ondo State. This act represents the height of barbarism as the JNI calling on […]

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Rukuba innocent killings: JIBWIS wants PLSG punish perpetrators
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Rukuba innocent killings: JIBWIS wants PLSG punish perpetrators

From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina National Chairman, Jama’atu Izalatil Bid’a wa Iqamatis Sunnah (JIBWIS), Sheikh Abdullahi Bala Lau has called on Plateau State Government to hasten punishing those behind recent killing of innocent citizens in the state. Sheik Lau, who spoke with newsmen in Katsina today, said punishing people behind the massacre of the innocent […]

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Governor Zulum receives another Chibok girl Governor Zulum receives another Chibok girl
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Governor Zulum receives another Chibok girl

From Sani Gazas Chinade, Damaturu Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum of Borno State yesterday received another Chibok Girl in Gwoza, who presented herself to the Nigerian Army. The schoolgirl, Hassana Adamu, alongside her two children, was handed over to him by the Commander, 26 Taskforce Brigade, Brigadier General DR Dantani in Gwoza. Governor Zulum after visiting […]

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