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Gunmen invade palace, kidnap Ekiti monarch

the gunmen accessed the palace at about 8.30pm by scaling the fence before they began to shoot sporadically to scare the occupants.

Male student of Plateau State University shot, 4 other female colleagues kidnapped

gunmen invaded student settlements outside the University campus at about 11 pm local time, on Monday night, when they also shot one Male student, after kidnapping the four female students

N10m ransom demanded by the kidnappers of 2 Chinese nationals in Osun

Opalola said that the police are still intensifying efforts towards ensuring that the kidnapped Chinese nationals are rescued uninjured.

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.

Kidnapped Ekiti council worker regains freedom

“I can confirm to you that the abductee, Mrs Funmilola Osalusi has been released by her abductors.

Wakili, others imprisoned, charged for murder, kidnap

70-year-old Wakili who was dragged to Court by the Oyo State Police Command alongside his two sons, Abu who is 45 years old and 27-year-old Samaila has been charged with six counts bordering on conspiracy, murder, kidnapping and armed robbery.

Suspected kidnap kingpin, Usman Hassan arrested in Ogun

“He ran out of luck when detectives of Ogun State police Command got information about his activity from those he had tried to recruit into his kidnap team.”

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.

Abductors of the school girls are Hausa, Fulani- Gov Bello Mattawale

They say most of them are Hausa and some of them are Fulani. In fact, they even asked the school children to pray for them. So, they say they are of different entities contrary to the thought that they are all Fulani.

Days after kidnapped schoolboys’ release, Emir of Kagara dies after 34-year reign

He was a turbaned Emir of the town in 1987 and reigned for 34 years.

Incessant banditary, kidnapping, 7 nothern states shutdown schools

Reports collated by our correspondent showed that Zamfara is the most affected with all its boarding schools shut till further notice. The Governor, Bello Matawalle, had in response to the abductions ordered the closure of all schools on Friday.

The whole country should be shutdown in protest anytime Kidnapping happens again- Soyinka

“In protest and as a statement of the unacceptable, we are shutting ourselves down until this situation is resolved.”

Bandits reappears in Kagara, shot 4 dead

The armed bandits were said to have first struck at Gidan Adamu, near Yakila, headquarters of Gunna district.

Zamfara bandits I met with are not responsible for the abduction of the schoolgirls – Sheik Gumi

“They are not the ones that abducted the girls. It is a splinter group.”

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Gunmen invade palace, kidnap Ekiti monarch

the gunmen accessed the palace at about 8.30pm by scaling the fence before they began to shoot sporadically to scare the occupants.

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Ramadan: Kano Hisbah arrests three males, eight females for not fasting

We will investigate and if they have cogent reasons we will release them. Those found wanting will however be enlightened and even prosecuted if need be,”

1.05m persons vaccinated with with 1st dose of covid vaccine in Nigeria

A breakdown of the NPHCDA update contained in an Electronic Management of Immunisation Data, EMID, System, showed that Lagos remains ahead in the exercise with 193,794 persons vaccinated.