42 killed in attacks, reprisals in Kaduna

At least 42 people have been killed between Sunday and Monday following attacks and reprisals in the southern senatorial district of Kaduna State. Daily Trust reports that several other people sustained injuries during attacks in Madamai and Kacecere communities in…

Bandits kill 5 in Kaduna, burn church, house

Five persons were killed by bandits and two others injured in an attack on Chikun and Igabi councils of Kaduna State.  The state’s Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, who made this known in a statement…

Bandits demand N30m ransom for 2 kidnapped Kaduna nurses after collecting N10m

Bandits who kidnapped two nurses at the General Hospital Doka, Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have demanded for N30 million ransom before they would free the captives. Chairman of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM),…

Gunmen attack Kaduna private varsity, kidnap students

Gunmen on Tuesday night reportedly invaded Green Field University, located along the Kaduna–Abuja Highway in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State and abducted some students. The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the…

El-Rufai orders arrest, prosecution of anyone caught negotiating with bandits on his behalf

Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai has ordered the arrest, prosecution of anyone caught negotiating with bandits on behalf of his government. In a statement by his Commissioner for Internal security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, the governor made it clear…

*Lagos vaccinates over 46000 persons (Guardian)*Alleged Murder: Lagos rejects plea bargain of chef (Vanguard)

Lagos vaccinates over 46,000 persons (Guardian) The Lagos State government on Monday said about 46,369 persons have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in the state as at Friday March 19. The State Commissioner of Health Professor Akin Abayomi  said 50.1% (23,232)…

Bandits storm primary school in Kaduna, abduct teachers, pupils

Bandits have abducted students and teachers from UBE Primary School in Rama, a village in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Members of the community told Daily Trust that the incident occurred while pupils where trooping into the…

307 students rescued as bandits attack another Kaduna school

The Kaduna State Government says bandits attacked Government Science Secondary School, Ikara in Kara Local Government Area of the state in an attempt to kidnap students of the school. The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel…

Gunmen abduct female students in Kaduna

An unspecified number of female students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation in the Mando Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been abducted by gunmen. The incident occurred in the early hours of Friday, The PUNCH was…

Bandits abduct 26 in Kaduna as 246 suspected terrorists surrender in Borno

Gunmen yesterday abducted about 26 people along the Kaduna-Kachia road and Kugo village, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. While 21 of the victims were, reportedly, kidnaped along the Kaduna-Kachia road, five women were abducted at Kugo village,…

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