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We killed Portuguese because ransom was too small – suspect

Hassan Abubakar, leader of the gang that abducted and killed a Portuguese, has said they killed their victim because the N600,000 offered to them for his release was considered “too small.”gHassan Abubakar, leader of the gang that abducted and killed a Portuguese, has said they killed their victim because the N600,000 offered to them for his release was considered “too small.”

Nigeria Police parade 30 for kidnapping, robbery, cultism

The Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday paraded 30 suspected inter state armed robbers, kidnappers, social miscreants, cattle rustlers, cultists and hoodlums that have been terrorising the people of Kogi state and its environs.

Abubakar Shekau using hypnotized girls as human bombs – Ex-Boko Haram chief

Ex-Boko Haram Chief Intelligence Officer (CIO), Abdulkadir Abubakar, has warned the leader of the group, Abubakar Shekau, to stop using innocent girls who are being hypnotized as human bombs.

Why Mamman Nur, Abu Albarnawi, other commanders left Abubakar Shekau – Ex-Boko Haram chief

Ex-Boko Haram Chief Intelligence Officer (CIO) Abdulkadir Abubakar has revealed that the breakup of the deadly sect in Sambisa forest was due to hunger and other hardships being meted out to other members by its leader, Abubakar Shekau.

NOA chief Mato Yakubu expresses concern over drug abuse among youths

Alhaji Mato Yakubu, State Director, National Orientation Agency (NOA) has decried the high level of indiscipline and drug abuse among youths, especially secondary school students.

Shekau has fled from Sambisa forest – Ex-Boko Haram commander

A former Boko Haram commander has disclosed that factional leader, Abubakar Shekau, had fled the Sambisa forest and was now hiding in Mandara mountains, the state owned NAN has reported.

Two Boko Haram factions ready for talks with fed govt – Ex-commander

Two factions of the Boko Haram insurgency group may be ready for talks with the Federal Government, a former commander of the group, Abdulkadir Abubakar, has claimed.


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