Zamfara assembly seeks more efforts from state, FG to tackle banditry
The Zamfara House of Assembly on Thursday called on the State and Federal Governments to put more effort to end the worsening security situation in the state.
Gunshot acts: Group advocates tougher measures
A Non-governmental Organisation, Crime Victims Foundation of Nigeria (CRIVIFON), has called on the Federal Government and relevant authorities to ensure strict compliance
Police neutralise bandit, rescue 11 kidnapped victims in Zamfara
The Police Command in Zamfara says it has neutralised a notorious armed bandit in the state and rescued 11 kidnapped victims.
Police arrest suspected bandit with AK47 in Kaduna
Operatives of Kaduna Police Command have arrested a suspected bandit along Kudaru forest in Saminaka, Lere Local Council of Kaduna State and intercepted a Volkswagen vehicle and AK47 rifle.
Banditry, sophistry and oratory
It is becoming ‘curiouser and curiouser’ that this industry called banditry being nurtured by an art called sophistry and gift of the spirit called oratory will dominate public affairs
Kidnapped Kagara school students, teachers released
The abducted students and staff from Government Science Secondary School Kagara, in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State have been released, Channels TV reported on Saturday morning. This came almost two weeks after armed gang kidnapped 42 of them from the boarding school. A government official, who confirmed their release said the abductees are…
Poor governance, lack of accountability by states responsible for insecurity - GGI report
A special report has revealed that poor leadership and lack of accountability at state and local government levels...
Six feared dead as police, army foil bandits attack in Katsina
No fewer than five armed bandits and a mad were killed in Safana Council Area of Katsina State after a fierce gun battle with a combined team of army and police officers.