Again, gunmen yesterday invaded a Barakallahu community in Kaduna, killing a man identified as Imam Abubakar at the Fulani settlement in Igabi Local Council of Kaduna State, and also carted away several cows.
17 Jul 2021
Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger State has signed into law a bill prescribing death by hanging for cattle rustlers, bandits, kidnappers and their informants.
12 May 2021
The Katsina State Police Command says it has arrested four suspected cattle rustlers with 208 animals.
26 Mar 2021
The Police Command in Kaduna State on Friday, said it had arrested seven suspected rustlers and recovered 427 livestock.
30 Jan 2021
As many forests across the country remain under-utilised and under-secured, they have equally become safe haven of the sort to criminals, including bandits, kidnappers, robbers, cattle rustlers
10 Dec 2020
The Ondo State Security Network, code-named Amotekun Corps, has arrested two suspected cattle rustlers and a herdsman, who have been terrorising parts of the state and attacking security corps.
29 Nov 2020
The North East Governors’ Forum (NEGF) has demanded a review of the 2021 national budget to execute various projects in the region for equity and inclusion.
16 Oct 2020
Soldiers from 33 Artillery Brigade, Nigeria Army, Bauchi, have recovered 75 cows, 45 sheep, 15 goats and 4 donkeys from cattle rustlers and kidnappers in Alkaleri LGA of Bauchi State.
16 Sep 2020
Apparently, the North deserves pity. But is it worth crying for? Whichever angle you want to look at it, and through whichever prism you want to look at the Hobbesian state...
27 Jul 2020
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have eliminated and arrested scores of bandits, cattle rustlers, kidnappers, and other criminal elements in the entire North West zone in recent time.
19 Feb 2020
The Police Command in Sokoto state, says it has arrested no fewer than 10 persons suspected of rustling 24 sheep, 11 cows and eight goats in the state.
15 Nov 2019
The Police Command in Kaduna state has confirmed the death of four persons allegedly killed by cattle rustlers at Marbar Agban in Kagoro Chiefdom in Kaura Local Government Area.