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Bandits kill one-year-old, 12 others in Kaduna attacks

Some bandits, in separate attacks on Friday, invaded three local governments area in Kaduna State, killing at least 13 persons, including a one-year-old, and injuring seven others. The state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, in statements, confirmed the attacks, saying the killings were carried out across communities in Zangon Kataf,...

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Bandits kill 13, injure seven, raze 56 houses in Kaduna

Some bandits in separate attacks have invaded communities in three local government areas of Zango-Kataf, Kauru, and Chikun of Kaduna State, killing at least 13 persons and injuring seven others. Official statements from the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the attacks on Friday. According to him, 13 people...

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BREAKING: Bandits kill 13, injure seven, raze 56 houses in Kaduna

Some bandits in separate attacks have invaded communities in three local government areas of Zango-Kataf, Kauru, and Chikun of Kaduna State, killing at least 13 persons and injuring seven others. Official statements from the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, confirmed the attacks on Friday. According to him, 13 people...

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Bandits kill policeman, abduct three in Kaduna

Bandits have invaded Ungwan-Waziri, Karji in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing a police Inspector and abducting three persons, including two female students of the Kaduna State University. The female students were living off campus. The incident occurred on Wednesday around 11pm. It was learnt that the bandits entered the community late...

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DPR warns marketers against hoarding as fuel scarcity hits Kaduna

The Northwest Zonal office of the Department of Petroleum Resources, Kaduna, on Thursday, warned erring independent oil marketers against under-dispensing, hoarding and selling petrol above the government approved regulated pump price of N165 per litre in the zone. The zone comprises states including Kaduna, Katsina, Kano, Jigawa, Sokoto and Zamfara. READ ALSO: Experts carpet FG over...

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Bandits won’t be allowed to disrupt our education – El-Rufai

KADUNA Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has vowed that his administration will not allow bandits to dictate its educational policy. He said he won’t allow them (bandits) to destroy the livelihood of children and their future by not giving them proper education. El-Rufai stated this when the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshall Isiaka Amoo, paid...

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Gunmen attack monarch’s vehicle, kill two in Kaduna LG

Bandits were said to have attacked the convoy of the 73-year-old Emir of Birnin Gwari, Alhaji Zubairu Jibril, along the dreaded Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway. The incident, according to source, occurred on Tuesday evening while the monarch, who is the Mai Gwari II, was on his way to Kaduna. Although no life was lost during the...

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BREAKING: 10 abducted FAAN staff regain freedom in Kaduna

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Ten persons kidnapped at the Federal Airport Authority Staff Quarters located in Igabi Local Government Area of the state by bandits have been released by their captors. The FAAN quarters is located just before the Kaduna International Airport in the Igabi Local Government Area of the state. The bandits in their large...

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10 abducted FAAN staff regain freedom in Kaduna

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Ten persons kidnapped at the Federal Airport Authority Staff Quarters located in Igabi Local Government Area of the state by bandits have been released by their captors. The FAAN quarters is located just before the Kaduna International Airport in the Igabi Local Government Area of the state. The bandits in their large...

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Bandits attack Kaduna monarch’s convoy, riddle car with bullets

Some bandits were said to have attacked the convoy of the 73-year-old Emir of Birnin Gwari, Alhaji Zubairu Jibril Mai Gwari II, along the dreaded Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Highway. The incident, according to a source, occurred on Tuesday evening while the monarch was on his way to Kaduna. Although no life was lost during the attack,...

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Bandits attack Kaduna monarch’s convoy, riddle car with bullets

Some bandits were said to have attacked the convoy of the 73-year-old Emir of Birnin Gwari, Alhaji Zubairu Jibril Mai Gwari II, along the dreaded Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Highway. The incident, according to a source, occurred on Tuesday evening while the monarch was on his way to Kaduna. Although no life was lost during the attack,...

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Clerics can preach to bandits, my job to enforce law – El-Rufai

AGAIN, Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has insisted that his administration will not negotiate with bandits, saying that his job as governor is to enforce the law and help to prosecute people who commit offences. On Thursday, bandits in large numbers invaded the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Mando in Igabi LGA of the...

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Troops kill two bandits in Kaduna

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike neutralised two bandits during a night ambush operation along the Gwagwada-Chikun Road in the Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Saturday. The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, disclosed this in a statement. READ ALSO: Herdsmen fighting losing battle against modernity —Tinubu The Commissioner said, […] Read Full Story

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Gunmen abduct female students in Kaduna

Godwin Isenyo, 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 told. It was learnt that most affected were female students as their […] Read Full Story

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Health workers’ scribe, daughter, wife killed in Kaduna-Abuja Highway accident

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna An auto accident along the Kaduna-Abuja Expressway on Monday claimed the lives of the Secretary-General of the Medical and Health Workers’ of Nigeria, Dr. Silas Adamu, wife, and daughter. It was learnt that Adamu, also the National President, Atyp Community Development Association was travelling alongside his wife and daughter on the Kaduna-Abuja […] Read Full Story