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Breaking: 29 College students abducted in Kaduna regain freedom

Authorities in the state and the Kaduna State Police Command have yet to confirm the latest development.

Train transporting water pipes derail in Kaduna

The locomotive (head) derailed while standing, one coach also derailed, while five coaches capsized.

Shun tuition fee increment, coalition urges Kaduna govt

“It is just too high and beyond the reach of the common man.”

Kaduna students killings barbaric – Presidency

killings in Kaduna State in particular, the president condemned them as “barbaric terror attacks,” and described as “unfortunate, the tenor of some political and religious leaders that seem to further incite and stoke the pain and anguish of mourning families who are forced to confront these atrocities.

Kaduna abductions: Parents devastated by students’ killing, 65 kidnapped in fresh attacks

“The gunmen, who arrived at the village around 11 pm, went about shooting in the air to scare villagers as they captured their victims from compound to compound. They spent two hours unchallenged. The kidnappers have yet to make contact with family members as of Friday.”

Over 800 students kidnapped within 3 months in the North, says group

“From our records and estimates close to 800 students have been kidnapped between December of 2020 and March 2021. This has also resulted into the closure of boarding schools in at least three states over the period and available data shows that over 60 schools in Niger, Zamfara, Kastina and some parts of Kaduna and Sokoto states with at least an average of 600 students are affected by these sudden closures”.

Black Easter as bandits kill five in Kaduna community

One of the assailants, Sani Safiyanu was arrested for profiling and investigation while the victim was rushed to the hospital for treatment

15 kidnapped persons in Kaduna rescued by police

Following a tip-off on Thursday 1st April 2021 revealing that the hostages had been sighted, Police personnel mobilized to the area and engaged the bandits, forcing them to abandon their captives.

Parents lament as Kaduna confirms abduction of 39 students

“I was told they (bandits) broke in through the back and started the abduction while the security operatives broke into the premises through the gate because it was locked,”

Bandits attack FAAN quarters Kaduna, abduct 9

The cry from the victims, was said to have attracted the military personnel nearby, who engaged the bandits in a gun battle,during the incident which lasted for several hours, as the bandits went away with their victims on motorcycles.

Bandits kill 3 travellers in Kaduna state

Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State,said Governor Nasir El-Rufai expressed sadness at the report, and prayed for the repose of the souls of those killed by bandits, while sending condolences to their families.

Several bandits crushed by air force jet in Kaduna forests – Commissioner

Several bandits operating in Kaduna forests were neutralised by air operations of the Nigeria Airforce jets, the state Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwa, has said.

Man bags one year term for cybercrime in Kaduna

In view of his guilty plea, the prosecuting counsel M. Lawal urged the court to convict the defendant.

Breaking: Hoodlums set Church pavilion on fire in Southern Kaduna

Governor Nasiru Ahmad El-Rufa’i of Kaduna state has urged for diligent investigation into the burning of pavilion in Zangon Kataf LGA of Kaduna state.

Kaduna records highest daily count as NCDC confirms 1,483 new COVID-19 infections

Lagos currently accounts for the highest number of positive cases with 8,511 patients, followed by FCT with 4,470, Nasarawa with 1,152, while Kaduna has 1,170.

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Ogun traditional council disowns ‘Oba’ caught in romance scandal

The council described Tejuoso’s action, arrest and detention as embarrassing, saying that he is not a qualified traditional ruler of the community but rather an impersonator.

Five APC Ward Chairmen in Benue defect to PDP with thousands of supporters

Speaking on behalf of the defectors, Ibrahim Alhassan formerly of the APC Central Mission Ward said their decision to join the PDP was to team up with the Governor who they noted had done well in tackling the security challenges confronting the state.

Recruitment: NDLEA releases candidates list for final screening

the names of the candidates are listed on the agency’s website and advised candidates to report at NDLEA headquarters, No. 6, Port Harcourt Crescent, Off Gimbiya Street, Area 11, Garki, Abuja