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Over 1,000 children abducted by bandits in 2021 – Group

Over 1,000 children have been abducted by bandits in the Northwest since January. Some have been rescued, while many of them remain in captivity. Save...

How banditry started in Zamfara – Study

A reseacher at the Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Dr Murtala A. Rufa’I, has outlined the history of banditry in Zamfara state. According to the lecturer,...

Cholera: NCDC records 653 deaths in 23 states

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 653 deaths out of 27,186 confirmed cases of Cholera as at July 25, 2021. Although the...

South West Obas connive with Fulani herdsmen to kidnap – Sen....

The Senator representing Osun East Senatorial district, Francis Adenigba Fadahunsi, has accused some traditional rulers in the South West of conniving with Fulani herdsmen...

Africa hardest hit by terrorism – UN experts

In a new report by United Nations experts, Africa became the region hardest hit by terrorism in the first half of 2021 as the...

The coming of Kano-Kaduna modern railway and its social and economic...

By Garba Shehu President Muhammadu Buhari will on Thursday lay the foundation stone of the Kano-Abuja sector of the Lagos-Kano railway modernization project. The Lagos-Kano rail...

UN officials, NGOs divert funds meant for IDPs – Zulum

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has accused the United Nations and other international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) of diverting and mismanaging funds donated for...

Bandits, herdsmen kill 58 in Niger, Benue, Plateau

No fewer than 58 persons were killed in Benue, Plateau, and Niger states following violent attacks by bandits and herdsmen on villages. Many were also...

Constitution Review: N’Assembly holds no predetermined position on any issue –...

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has said that the National Assembly holds no predetermined position on any issue of interest to Nigerians ahead of moves...

18 suspected internet fraudsters arrested in Abuja, 3 in Niger

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on March 25, 2021 arrested 18 suspected internet fraudsters at a hideout in Gwarimpa and Dawaki Extension,...

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