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Imo Monarch kidnapped with cabinet members, families

the monarch was kidnapped on Wednesday evening alongside his cabinet members when they were returning home from a traditional wedding ceremony

70 nursing mothers, children, others abducted in fresh Zamfara attack

“The attack lasted for several hours, the gunmen took at least 70 persons into the forest,”

Zamfara govt imposes curfew in Jangebe after violent protest

The state’s commissioner for information, Sulaiman Anka, said the state government imposed the curfew to prevent further breach of peace.

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.

Measures are in place, Jangebe kidnap will be the last, Buhari vows

“The President is saddened by the abduction of the students from Jangebe and reassures you that the government has all the resources and wherewithal to contain these criminals.

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.”

Kidnapping: Kidnapped school children must be rescued- UNICEF tells federal govt

“UNICEF expressed concern at reports of an overnight attack at the Government Girls Secondary School in Jangebe, Talata Mafara Local Government Area of Zamfara State, north-west Nigeria, where an unconfirmed number of schoolgirls were kidnapped.

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