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Bandits Attacks 7 Villages In Kebbi, Sokoto States

Bandits Attacks 7 Villages In Kebbi, Sokoto States

No fewer than seven villages have been reportedly raided by some suspected bandits along the borders of Sokoto and Kebbi States in recent attacks. The Commissioner for Information and Culture in Kebbi State, Alhaji Yakubu Ahmed-BK…

NAF Helicopter Crash Forces Bandits To Flee Niger Forests, Free Kidnapped Victims

NAF Helicopter Crash Forces Bandits To Flee Niger Forests, Free Kidnapped Victims

Following news of a recent military offensive in the Shiroro Local Government Area where MI 171 Airforce Helicopter crashed, bandits causing unrest in the jungles of Niger State are allegedly departing the state to find…

Bandits Kill One, Abduct Emir’s Son, Six Others In Fresh Zamfara Attack

Bandits Kill One, Abduct Emir’s Son, Six Others In Fresh Zamfara Attack

Again, some unknown bandits invaded the headquarters of Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State in the early hour of Monday killing one person and kidnapping seven others. A resident of Bungudu town, Ishaq Bungudu…

Zamfara Police Rescue Nine Kidnapped Children

Zamfara Police Rescue Nine Kidnapped Children

The Zamfara State Police Command has said that it rescued nine children kidnapped by bandits from the Gora-Namaye Community in the Maradun Local Government Area of the state. The state command disclosed this in a…

Seven Decomposing Dead Bodies Found In Kaduna Forest

Seven Decomposing Dead Bodies Found In Kaduna Forest

No fewer than seven decomposing dead bodies were found in the Gidan Makeri Forest of Kagarko Chiefdom, Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to a source who pleaded anonymity told newsmen, “the decomposing…

Suspected Bandits Burn Cows, Kill Driver In Taraba Community

Suspected Bandits Burn Cows, Kill Driver In Taraba Community

Suspected armed bandits have burned down two pickup vehicles conveying cattle to a local market in the Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State. The State Police Command who confirmed the incident to newsmen said…

Why Bandits’ Activities Have Diminished In Kaduna – El-Rufai

Why Bandits’ Activities Have Diminished In Kaduna – El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has said the activities of bandits in the state have been reduced because of the synergy between the Department of State Services (DSS), other security agencies, and the…

JUST-IN: Bandits Kidnap 10 Students In Kaduna

JUST-IN: Bandits Kidnap 10 Students In Kaduna

Kaduna State’s Commissioner for Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan has said about ten students of Government Secondary School, Awon in Kachia Local Government Area of the state were kidnapped on Monday.…

Bandit Kills Newborn, Sets Bleeding Mother Free

Bandit Kills Newborn, Sets Bleeding Mother Free

An abducted housewife, Mrs Shamsiya Mustapha, has delivered a baby boy in a bandits’ den in Kagarko Local government Area of Kaduna State. New Telegraph gathered that the woman, her 16-year-old daughter, Mahapuza and husband,…