Police arrest suspected killers in Kaduna, recover rustled cows
The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested two suspects for the killing of five persons in Jamaa Council of Kaduna. The two suspects are Sadiq Umar and Umar Abubakar, both of Unguwan Nungu in the council.
We need the devil
In case you missed the story, here it is. The secretary to the Anambra State government, Professor Solo Chukwubelu, publicly admitted late last week that there are evil spirits in the state government house.
‘Ruga scheme for Fulani herdsmen has come to stay'
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) Secretary General, Elder Anthony Sani, spoke in this interview with Saxone Akhaine on the security challenges that have continued unabated in the country, the recent Ruga controversy and the issue of alleged Fulanisation and Islamisation of the country. The ACF scribe shed light on the style of governance of President…
‘Ineffective legal system to curb criminality, cause of banditry’
The 19 Northern Governors have attributed the increasing level of armed banditry, kidnapping and other criminal activities in the north to the inability to codify criminal justice system in the region...
Police arrest 15 for cattle rustling, robbery in Niger
Niger State police command has arrested 15 suspects for cattle rustling, armed robbery and theft in different parts of the state.
Governor Ortom warns against cattle rustling, retaliation
Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue has warned citizens against cattle rustling and attack on Fulani herdsmen in retaliation. Ortom, who gave the warning at an emergency stakeholders meeting in Makurdi on Monday, urged the people to report any violation to appropriate authority for action. The governor said anybody that rustle cattle and kill Fulani herdsmen…
Katsina, MTN partner on solution to tackle cattle rustling
The Katsina government and leading telecommunications firm, MTN, have launched Animal Identification Management Solution (AIMS) at Runka Game Reserve to check cattle theft in the state. The unveiling followed extensive consultation and live demonstrations with leaders and members of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) in the state as well as Kano…
Police arrest 28 suspects for cattle rustling, kidnapping, robbery others
The Force Spokesman, CSP Jimoh Moshood, disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the arrest of the suspects in Abuja on Thursday.
Of ungoverned space, cattle rustling and national security
The Sambisa Forest is one of the several forests that constitute the ungoverned space in Nigerian geography. Yet it remained a subject of no interest to both the leadership and the citizenry until the media beamed searchlight thereupon at the twilight of the Boko Haram....