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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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According to the Ahmed Matane, secretary to Niger state government, he says Boko Haram and a faction of the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) are setting up camps in the state. The SSG disclosed this at a press conference in Minna, Niger capital city, on Tuesday, Matane said these groups have been telling …

An #EndSARS protester Kamsichukwu Ibeh, who also testified before the Lagos judicial panel on police brutality, has been stabbed by suspected hoodlums. According to reports, Kamischukwu was said to have been attacked on Sunday evening in the Sangotedo area of Lagos while she was heading home from work. Ibeh testified before the Lagos panel on …

A governorship aspirant under the umbrella of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Sagir Hamida, has been shot dead by suspected bandits, on Sunday. Mr Sagir was reportedly killed by bandits at Rijana, along Kaduna-Abuja highway late Sunday The unfortunate incident was confirmed by Imran Ahmad-Rufai, a political associate to the deceased and media aide to …

About six civilians were caught in a cross fire as troops of the Nigerian Army repelled an attack by suspected members of the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) in Damboa, Borno state.  According to military sources, the insurgents who came in about 10 gun-trucks attacked the town in the early hours of Friday, …

A professor of economics , Obansa Joseph, and two of his children have abducted in the early hours of Tuesday when gunmen attacked the staff quarters of the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA). confirming the unfortunate incident is Josephine Adeh, federal capital territory (FCT) police command spokesperson in a statement. The statement by the police also …

Nelson Effiong, a former senator representing Eket senatorial district in Akwa Ibom state, has been freed by his abductors. AdvertisementThe police said Effiong was kidnapped “at a popular drinking spot” in Uyo on September 5. Nkereuwem Enyongekere, publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state, confirmed Effiong’s release in a statement issued …

According to sources, gunmen have written to troops of the Nigerian army asking them to vacate their post around a village in Miango, Bassa LGA, Plateau state. Following incessant attacks on the village by gunmen, a company of soldiers was recently deployed to the area to forestall further attacks. It would be recalled that sincerely …

More than 50 days after he was abducted by gunmen, a chieftain of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) and a former senator from Akwa Ibom State, Nelson Effiong, is still been held in captivity, since he was kidnapped around September 6 in Uyo. According to a report monitored on Premium Times, Effiong, a lawyer …

ByAgency Report October 26, 2021 Following Transporters in Abia have appealed to the enforcers of the weekly sit-at-home order in the South-east to give them palliatives to cushion the effects of the lockdown on them. Those who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent in Umuahia, the state capital, on Monday, said the …

Following the attack on the Kaduna-Abuja train last week, Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has said that those who attacked the Kaduna-Abuja rail track must be treated as terrorists. The Ondo state governor made this remark while speaking at the 27th Nigerian Economic Summit on Monday, the governor said certain criminal activities must be “appropriately …