close

A’Ibom women go to farm with AK 47 to protect selves from bandits

Akwa Ibom women now go to farm with riffles to protect themselves from bandits attacks as state insecurity appears to have gone out of control. Chairman of Ini Local Government Area (LGA), Mr Isreal Idaisin, who stated this said he had raised an SOS message to the Federal...

Bandits kidnap catholic priest, catechist’s wife, 4 others in Kaduna

Bandits in the early hours of Tuesday invaded St. Pius Catholic Church, Kushe Makarantan, Kagarko Local Government Area of Kaduna State and abducted a priest, Catechist’s wife, and four others. The Catholic Archbishop of Kaduna, Most Rev. Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso, said the...

Kaduna: Bandits set church, 2 houses ablaze

  … Remain calm, strong in your faith, El-Rufai charges worshippers Armed bandits on Sunday razed the building of the Holy Family Catholic Church, and two homes, in Kikwari village, Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to a report received, locals...

Bandits kill 19, burn church, several houses in Kaduna

Armed bandits, on Saturday, stormed Kutemeshi village in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area and Kujeni village in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing 19 persons. The bandits were reported to have left several others with bullet wounds as well as setting several...

Bandits on rampage, kill 4 more POS cashiers in Aba

Armed bandits on Monday went on the rampage again in the Ogbor Hill area of Aba, Abia state, killing four more transaction point of sale (POS) outlet cashiers and carting away money stolen from them. This is coming barely three days after four armed robbers struck at a POS outlet...

25 killed, 30 injured in Niger communities for refusing negotiation with bandits

Twenty-five people have been killed while 30 were injured by armed Bandits in some communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State for refusing to negotiate with them. Those killed on Monday afternoon bloody attacks were mostly men, while 30 others were seriously...

Most Okada Riders in Oyo State Spying for Bandits, Foreign Kidnappers’ – Col. Togun

The Chairman, South-Western Security Network codenamed ‘Amotekun’ in Oyo State, Col. Kunle Togun has disclosed that most commercial motorcyclists in the State are spies for kidnappers and bandits that have entered the Yoruba land from the porous borders of Nigeria. He said the...

Police nab informants to bandits in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has nabbed two suspected members of a syndicate that was giving information about victims to kidnappers. The suspects, Bilyaminu Ma’aruf, 35, and Sani Umaru, 40, were described by the police as notorious informants to bandits. Katsina State Police...

Bandits kill 3 vigilantes in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Vigilance Service (KADVIS) has informed the Kaduna State Government, that the service lost three personnel on Tuesday night in Chikun Local Government Area (LGA) the State. According to the service, bandits ambushed the personnel at Dande village on their way...

Bandits kill 2 FRSC officials, abducts 10 others

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the killing of its two operatives on Monday at Mararaban Udege in Nasarawa State. The Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO), ACM Bisi Kazeem, who disclosed this in a statement made available in Abuja added that 10 others were...