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Air Force bomber hits Zamfara blood thirsty bandits

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The Nigerian Air Force commenced aerial bombardments on Monday, in a joint military offensive to end the banditry in Zamfara communities.A Nigerian Air Force Mi-35M helicopter gunship: Zamfara...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

Zamfara killings: 3,500 IDPs flee to Katsina

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA—No fewer than 3,500 residents of Zamfara State have fled to neighbouring villages in Katsina State, following reported cases of killings and other atrocities by...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

16 Teams for Savannah Conference Volleyball League in Kaduna

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Kaduna – No fewer than 16 teams will participate in the 2018 Savannah Conference of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) League in Kaduna. Semi-final male volleyball event of the first...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

Air force begins bombardment of Zamfara bandits

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The Nigerian Air Force commenced aerial bombardments on Monday, in a joint military offensive to end the banditry in Zamfara communities. Nigerian Air Force helicopter The Commander of the 207...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

Air Force deploys two helicopters to Zamfara to combat terrorism

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The Nigeria Air force has deployed two helicopters to 207 Quick Response Group Air Force Base in Zamfara state to combat terrorism and beef up security. The deployment was made to support...

Mon Jun 18th, 2018     Read More →

Abiola and June12:Buhari’s benevolent spirits have come awake?

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By Ugoji Egbujo Apologies to China Achebe. It appears Buhari’s benevolent spirits have started cracking his palm kernels. It had been one week one trouble. He conceded many own goals. His...

Sat Jun 16th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Gov. Yari drops responsibility as Chief Security Officer of Zamfara state

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Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara State has said that he has dropped his responsibility as Chief Security Officer of the state as he had no control over security machinery in the...

Fri Jun 15th, 2018     Read More →

At least 15 dead in fresh violence in Zamfara

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At least 15 people were killed in violence in northern and central Nigeria, police and local officials said on Thursday, in the latest unrest to hit the restive regions. Zamfara killings Police in...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Bandits kill 10 in fresh Zamfara attack — Police

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Gusau—Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the death of 10 persons, following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho Village in Birnin-Magaji local government area of the state. Police The...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

Gunmen kill 10 in Zamfara attack

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The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the death of 10 people following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho villages in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Gunmen The...

Thu Jun 14th, 2018     Read More →

June 12: The letter MKO Abiola would have written to Buhari

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Following announcement by President Muhammadu Buhari that the Democracy Day holiday that usually holds every May 29, in commemoration of the Day that effectively marked the end of military rule in...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Bandits kill 10 in Zamfara fresh attack—Police

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The Zamfara state Police Command has confirmed the death of 10 people following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho Village in Birnin-Magaji local government area of Zamfara state. The Police Public...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

The Not Too Young To Run Bill: A welcome development

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By Afe Babalola “The reduction in age limits is a welcome development. Any measure which will bring about more inclusiveness in political participation will augur well for the enthronement...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Benue has lost over N400bn to herdsmen attacks — Gov Ortom

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Says no regret over grazing law By Peter Duru Makurdi — Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State said, yesterday, that the state has lost over N400 billion worth of property to renewed militant...

Wed Jun 13th, 2018     Read More →

Police confirm 8 deaths in bandits, local vigilante clash in Sokoto

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Sokoto – Sokoto State Police Command on Monday confirmed eight deaths in a clash that ensued between armed bandits and local vigilante members in Isa Local Government Area of Sokoto...

Mon Jun 11th, 2018     Read More →