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13 killed in fresh Zamfara attack, 15 feared dead in Adamawa

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By Umar Yusuf At least 13 people were, Thursday, confirmed killed in clashes between cattle thieves and local civilian militia in the northern part of Zamfara State. Red Cross volunteers pull a...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

25 killed in rural violence in northern Nigeria – police

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At least 25 people were killed in separate attacks in northern Nigeria, police said Thursday, putting the spotlight on rising levels of rural violence in the country. DEPLOYED— File pictures...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

APC upturns Ekiti Gov aspirant’s disqualification

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By Rotimi Ojomoyela Ado-Ekiti-An All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Mr. Muyiwa Coker, Thursday expressed displeasure at how he was wrongly disqualified despite...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: 13 killed as cattle rustlers attack Zamfara village

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Thirteen people were killed in prolonged clashes between cattle thieves and local civilian militia in northern Nigeria’s Zamfara state, police said on Thursday. Zamfara killings The militia...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Gen. Gowon’s clarion call

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By Gambo Dori AT the weekend in Owerri City, General Yakubu Gowon, Nigeria’s one time military ruler made a statement which was widely circulated. The General was at the Government House...

Thu May 3rd, 2018     Read More →

IGP okays creation of new Area Command; 2 Divisional Hqtr in Kaduna

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The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, while on official visit to Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State to assess security needs of the people in the area, on Wednesday ordered the immediate...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP laments killings In Adamawa, Bayelsa

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described as “extremely wicked,” the horrible killing of worshippers in a bomb blast on Tuesday at a mosque and...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

I-G orders deployment of additional 200 policemen to Zamfara

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The Inspector -General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate deployment of 200 policemen to Birnin Gawri, Zamfara axis to flush out armed bandits in the area. Idris made...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari, Osibanjo to inaugurate 109 projects in Zamfara

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President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, governors and Ministers are to inaugurate multi-billion naira projects in Zamfara state as part of the 7th Anniversary of Governor...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Playing poker with the lives of over 180 million people

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The scenario in Nigeria is now like a war zone. Boko Haarm and the marauding herdsmen are now like sportsmen competing and collaborating on who kills more Nigerians day by day. Today, Tuesday, May...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Over 60 killed in twin blasts at Adamawa mosque, market

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By Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu, Peter Duru & Umar Yusuf YOLA— No fewer than 60 persons were feared dead, yesterday, as a twin bomb blasts hit a mosque and nearby market in Mubi,...

Wed May 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Review security measures now, Interfaith forum tells Buhari

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA – Worried by the spate of bloodbath in the country, the Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, IDFP, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to review the current...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

2019: NLC urges workers to collect PVC

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The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Zamfara has urged workers in the state to collect their Permanent Voter’s Card (PCV) to enable them elect leaders of their choice in the 2019 election. ...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari orders recruitment of 6000 Policemen

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recruitment of 6,000 additional policemen as part of fresh measures to address the nation’s security challenges including the farmers/herdsmen...

Tue May 1st, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s US visit: Trump’s offer reflection of his hatred for Islam, Muslims – MSSN

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By Monsuru Olowoopejo Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s meeting with United State President, Donald Trump, Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria (MSSN) has faulted Trump’s...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →