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Bandits surrender 100 rifles in Zamfara

Over 100 dangerous weapons have so far been surrendered by bandits and the outlawed vigilance group ‘Yan Sakai’ in the disarmament phase of the ongoing dialogue and peace initiative with the Zamfara State government.

Police nab five over alleged murder of suspected abductor

The Police Command in Niger State has arrested five persons for alleged criminal conspiracy and culpable homicide in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state.g
Bello Matawalle

Zamfara governor pardons 100 Fulani prison inmates

Governor of Zamfara State Bello Muhammad Mutawalle, on Tuesday, said he would grant amnesty to one hundred Fulani prison inmates as part of the ongoing peace process in the state.

Police, vigilantes intimidated us into kidnapping – Repentant bandits

Some repentant bandits in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara, on Monday, explained why they took up arms against the people of the area.

Zamfara: Bandits ready to lay down arms – police commissioner

Zamfara state police commissioner Usman Nagoggo said the armed bandits in the state had expressed their readiness to lay down their arms for peace to reign in the state.

Police arrest teacher over alleged sexual abuse of pupils

The police in Sokoto State have arrested one Malam Murtala Mode, a teacher of an Almajiri school in Arkillan Magaji area of the state for allegedly having unlawful and forceful sexual intercourse with six of his pupils.

Suspected bandits kill five vigilante members in Katsina

The police in Katsina State have confirmed that five persons who were members of the local vigilante were killed by bandits in Faskari Local Government Area on Tuesday.
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia:herdsmen

Gunmen kill 10, injure many in Katsina

Unknown gunmen have killed ten people and injured several others in a fresh attack on Yar Center, Sherere village in Kankara local government area, Katsina State.

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Sunday Mba: I want to play active football again

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