Residents loot Gov’t, private warehouses in Kebbi

In a startling breach of security, residents of Kebbi State, including the capital city of Birnin Kebbi, engaged in widespread looting of both government and private-owned warehouses on Saturday night, exacerbating the state’s cost of living crisis. The looters targeted…

I won’t give room to detractors, says Governor Idris

Governor of Kebbi State, Nasir Idris, has said his administration would continue to focus on executing meaningful developmental projects for the people and would not be distracted by unnecessary criticisms from detractors. He declared his stand yesterday at Government House…

NDLEA bursts hotel, arrests drug dealers in Kwara 

The Kwara State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested four suspects for allegedly dealing in illegal substances. While two of the suspects were picked up in an undisclosed hotel in Ilọrin, one was arrested on…

4 FGC Yauri girls regain freedom after 2 years in captivity

Bandits, who abducted dozens of schoolgirls from Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State two years ago, on Friday, released four of the remaining 11 girls in their custody. The four girls released were Faiza Ahmed, Afusat Murtala, Bilahah…

NIS hands over Libya-bound 17-yr-old-girl to NAPTIP

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has handed over to NAPTIP, a 17-year-old girl from Oyo State arrested in Kebbi while allegedly on her way to Libya. The girl was traveling alone when she was arrested by immigration personnel in Yauri…

Kebbi: Na Allah is insensitive to our plights – Dantani (Independent)

A serving Senator representing Zuru South Senatorial District in Kebbi State, Sen. Bala Ibn Na Allah has come under attack for allegedly not assisting victims of banditry in some villages under the Zuru Local Government Area of the state. Hon.…

3 policemen, others burnt to death in Kebbi bullion van accident

Six people, including three policemen attached to the bullion van of a commercial bank, have been burnt to ashes in a road accident along Argungu in Kebbi State. Kebbi Police spokesman SP Nafiu Abubakar confirmed the incident in a statement…

12-year-old women affairs minister canvasses for digital skill support for Nigerian girl-child

Nigerian one hour Minister of Women Affairs, Miss. Nana Basiru has charged the federal government to continue to provide support for the Nigerian woman without whom the digital revolution was incomplete in the country. Bashir said, digital skills and the…

Kebbi: Police confirm bandits killed 88 local vigilantes

The Kebbi State Police Command has confirmed the killing of at least 88 local vigilante (yan sa kai) in Danko/Wasagu Local Government aAea of the state. Confirming the killing, Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Nafiu Abubakar,…

Why Lagos/Kebbi rice vanished from markets

Many rice dealers and retailers in Lagos State and other places are still in shock over the disappearance of LAKE RICE, which used to be visible in markets during the festive period from 2016 when the state government under Governor…

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