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Banditry in Kaduna


Gbeleyi Abayomi The residents of southern kaduna Can breathe a little as At least eight suspects have been arrested in connection with the killings in the southern part of Kaduna state. The details of the arrests was made public in Kafanchan on Monday by David Nwakonobi, a colonel and commander of sector 7 of Operation …

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Sunday, visited the wounded officers and soldiers receiving treatment at the 44 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital Kaduna and served them with sumptuous meal. Buratai said the visit was part of his effort to encourage the personnel who were wounded while fighting in various theatres of operation …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Less than 24hrs after Gunmen after gunmen invaded Kukum Daji community in Kaura local government area of the state, killing over 20 people, at least another 10 people have been killed in a similar attack in Gora Gan community in Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna state. In this new attack, Seven …

The police in Kaduna State on Tuesday confirmed the killing of 15 persons by suspected bandits in Gonar Rogo village in Kajuru Local Government Area of the State. The police, in a statement issued by the command spokesperson, Mohammed Jalige, vowed to apprehend the culprits. Mr Jalige said the command received a distress call on …

The presidency has expressed sadness and regret over the latest attack in Kaduna State that killed several people and left many injured. About 50 people were reported killed in the attacks on Sunday in three local government areas of the state. “From reports received, it is obvious that these bandits are unleashing their fury and …

Gbeleyi Abayomi Following the incessant and unabated killing in kaduna state, the Governor Nasir El-Rufai has apologised to the people of Kaduna State over the recent attacks in three local government areas of the state in which scores of people were killed. The media has been a washed with news about how over 50 people …

Gbeleyi Abayomi There seems to be no end in sight in the insecurity situation in the country as Suspected bandits have reportedly attacked four communities in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State and killed about 51 persons including almajiris and new born babies This tragic incident took place on Sunday cut across the following …

Gbeleyi Abayomi About 16 members of same family were burnt to death by bandits who invaded Bakali village in Fatika District, Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to a report by daily trust, The bandits, oinvaded the community on Tuesday around 4:00pm and set fire on many bags of grains, vehicles and motorcycles …

Gbeleyi Abayomi The Nigerian police force have killed over 250 suspected bandits and kidnappers In an operation in Kuduru Forest of Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna State. In a statement on Wednesday, the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba said the terrorist attacked the police using sophisticated anti-aircraft rifles and General-Purpose Machine Gun, …