Tuesday, 26th September 2023
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1 day ago
The governor of Zamfara Dauda Lawal on Monday urged the Federal Government (FG) to investigate secret negotiations with bandits in the state.
1 day ago
The Yobe State Police Command has arrested a bandit in possession of a rocket launcher.
21 Sep
Community leaders in Kurebe, in Shiroro local council of Niger State has distanced themselves from an online news publication that alleged mining companies operating in the area paid bandits certain amount of money for protection. In a joint interview granted to newsmen  in Minna by Haruna Salihu Kurebe, a community leader and Jamilu Abubakar, APC…
13 Sep
The district head of Gamfurum Community in Bali Local Council of Taraba State, Muhammed Gamfuru, has lamented complete takeover of 15 communities in the council by bandits.
30 Aug
Governor Umar Bago of Niger State has said his administration is discussing with bandits to find an amicable resolution in the issue of insecurity in the state.
16 Aug
President Bola Tinubu has mourned the military officers killed in Niger State. Bandits at the weekend invaded Chukuba Ward in the Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger, and shut down a fighter helicopter in the area, killing the pilot among other officers.
12 Aug
Troops of 1 Division of the Nigerian Army, have neutralised three bandits and rescued 10 kidnap victims during a clearance operation in Kaduna State.
10 Aug
Gunmen have killed three farmers in Taraba State. Confirming the tragedy, yesterday, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Taraba Command, Abdullahi Usman, said the incident occurred on Tuesday in Kunkwa village of Yangtu Special Development Area.
24 Jul
Bandits, at the weekend, invaded the residence of former Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, leaving three security guards seriously injured.
6 Jul
Bandits have killed an official of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) in Zamfara State, throwing members of the association into mourning.
2 Jul
After several failed attempts by previous administrations in Zamfara and Katsina states to end bloodshed in their jurisdictions by negotiating with bandits, Senator Sani Yerima Bakura has called on the government to initiate a fresh dialogue with the bandits ...
27 Jun
If reports in the media concerning the un-abating rise of insecurity in parts of the country are anything to go by, the situation obviously has gone out of government control.


3 mins ago
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) and five others have been slammed with a N10 billion suit for allegedly breaching the fundamental human rights of two company directors.
6 mins ago
The Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN) has unveiled plans for its 18th edition Lagos Advertising and Ideas Festival (LAIF). The festival is scheduled to hold from November 9 to 18, 2023.
8 mins ago
Ahead of the Committee of Parties 28 (COP28) holding in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from November 30 to December 12, 2023, women from 15 nations across the continent, under the aegis of Women’s Climate Assembly (WCA), have converged on Lagos to seek sustainable ways...
8 mins ago
A new twist has been introduced into the University of Calabar (UNICAL) sexual harassment scandal, as the dramatis persona, and the institution’s former Dean of the Faculty of Law, Prof. Cyril Ndifon, has raised the alarm over threat to his life.
9 mins ago
Panelists at Nairametrics webinar to review the economic impact of the current administration's first 100 days in office have unanimously pointed at the need for the government to focus on infrastructure if it hopes to pull the country out of the current crisis.