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Notorious armed bandit Buharin killed in Zamfara

Notorious and dreaded armed bandit in Zamfara State, Tsoho Buhari, also known as ‘Buharin Daji’, has been reportedly killed at Nakango village in Dansadau Emirate, Maru Local Government area of the state.

Nigerian Army de-worms 5,000 children in Kaduna

The 1 Division of Nigerian Army, Kaduna, on Wednesday said it had de-wormed no fewer than 5,000 children and 3,970 adults in Guruku and Kankaji communities, Birnin Gawri Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Gunmen attack Kano PDP chieftain in Kaduna

Ibrahim Al-Amin Little, a chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kano, has been reportedly attacked by unknown gunmen.

Police arrest three suspected kidnappers in Zamfara

The Police Command in Zamfara has arrested three notorious kidnappers in the state, the Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, has said.

President Buhari has lost control of governance – Senator Shehu Sani

Worried by the persistent killings in the last three months in the country, Senator Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), Tuesday, lamented that the Federal Government led by President Muhammadu Buhari has lost control of security, especially as it relates to protection of lives and property of Nigerians.

Senator Shehu Sani raises alarm over killings in Kaduna villages

A senator, Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), has decried alleged killings by armed herdsmen and bandits going on in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State.Bello Dakingari

Gunmen kill 7 villagers, scores injured in Kaduna

Gunmen numbering about 50 have attacked Kaguru village in Birnin Gwari local government of Kaduna State, killing 7, while several others sustained varying degrees of injuries.

Police parade 13 suspected armed bandits

The Police Command in Niger says it has arrested 11 suspected armed bandits and two armed robbers terrorising Birnin Gwari and Tegina axis.

Killings: You have failed Nigerians – PDP Reps caucus tells President Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, caucus in the House of Representatives has condemned the continuous slaughtering of innocent Nigerians by herdsmen in the country.

JNI criticises CAN over statements on herdsmen violence

The Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, has strongly criticised the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria over a statement by the latter’s spokesperson.

2019: Kaduna Central APC chairmen reject Senator Shehu Sani

The All Progressives Congress, APC, chairmen in the six local governments that make up Kaduna Central Senatorial district have declared their opposition to the 2019 re-election bid of Senator Shehu Sani.

Kaduna targets 422 remote areas for immunisation

The Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency says it will focus on hard-to-reach areas in 2018 in its total push to sustain vaccination in the state.

Kaduna targets 422 remote areas for vaccination

The Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency says it will focus on hard-to-reach areas in 2018 in its total push to sustain vaccination in the state.

This thing called ‘killer herdsman’

There is no denying what is obvious. Herdsmen have attacked rural communities in different parts of Nigeria. The attacks are often brutal; the attackers would surround a village in the dead of night, shoot indiscriminately and set fire to huts.


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