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Sultan queries intelligence agencies over continuous Killings, claims casualty figures are underreported.

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Chief of Defence Staff blows hot over attack on NDA, says ‘This madness must end’

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APC governors visit Lalong over recent killings, sue for peace

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As the country tries to find a lasting solution to the war against terrorism, the national security adviser (NSA) , Babagana Monguno, has named three religious groups fuelling terrorism in Nigeria and neighbouring countries. According to the NSA, The groups are Jama’at Nasr al-Islam Wal Muslimin (JNIM), Islamic and Muslim Support Group (IMSG) and Islamic …

Following the recent spike of killings in the northwest state of Sokoto, the President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered Babagana Monguno, national security adviser, and Yusuf Bichi, director-general of the Department of State Services (DSS) to Sokoto and Katsina to find a lasting solution to the continued tragic incidents. Also in the team are Usman Alkali …

The insecurity level in the south east has taken another twist for the worst following the abduction, killing and dumping of Edwin Azike, a traditional ruler of Atta community, Njaba LGA of Imo state by unknown Gunmen. The IMO state monarch was found dead at the market square in the community on Friday morning after …

A commissioner for science and technology in Katsina state, Mr Rabe Nasir has been allegedly murdered. In a story Monitored, the commissioner was said to have been killed on Wednesday evening at his residence in Fatima Shema estate of Katsina state. Disclosing the sad news, Sanusi Buba, Katsina commissioner of police, confirmed the discovery of …

 Following the controversy that has trailed the death of a Dowen College student, sylvester Oromoni in Lagos, the school has shut down temporarily. In a video that went viral, it was rumored that the late student, aged 12, was reportedly attacked by “some of his senior colleagues” for refusing to join a cult group. In …

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has given the federal government condition it will suspend it will only suspend its agitation if the federal government sets a date to hold a referendum on the secession of the south-east region. The past few years, have IPOB’s agitation for the secession of the south-east has heightened. …

According to the federal government , the Eastern Security Network (ESN), an outfit of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has “beheaded two police officers”. This tragic news was made public by Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, said through a statement issued on Monday, adding that the attack occurred on Saturday. Earlier the …

The Nigerian Army says the troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists who attempted to infiltrate its forward operating base at Gajiram Nganzai in Borno on Sunday. Two soldiers were killed in the attack. Army spokesman Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. “Several charred remains of …

If eye witness report are to go by , at least 11 persons have been reportedly killed following an attack by gunmen on Ta’agbe community in Bassa LGA of Plateau state Aside the killings, over thirty houses were also said to have been burnt down by the gunmen who attacked the community in the early …

The Zamfara state police command says it has rescued 24 kidnapped victims in Shinkafi and Tsafe local government areas of Zamfara State. This was disclosed by the state police commissioner, Ayuba Elkana, during a press briefing. He said four of the victims are secondary school students abducted while writing their WAEC examination in Shinkafi and …