Thursday, 28th October 2021
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Katsina state

4 days ago
The Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria and the Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari have decried the negative trend of insecurity in the nation.
17 Oct
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied a news report circulating on some media platforms alleging that it paid N20 million to bandits who operate in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State in exchange for a captured anti-aircraft gun.
7 Oct
Gunmen have killed 16 people and injured many at Yasore community in Batsari Local Council of Katsina State.
18 Sep
Perceived aloofness is compounding matters, with school children increasingly coming under abductions. How do you describe the spate of abductions – of school children and older Nigerians – in Northern Nigeria without bringing in the word, crisis? For the observer, a July 6, 2021 article published by German media outfit DW on the subject will…
6 Sep
Four people have lost their lives in the twin attacks that occurred on Sunday night by gunmen at Faskari and Dandume Local Government Areas of Katsina state. The gunmen killed two people and injured scores of residents at Mahuta community in Dandume council. At Faksari in the Tafoki community, a shootout between the gunmen and…
3 Sep
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, has called on the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba, to rally his men to move into bandits’ enclaves in the forests and eliminate their leaders.
28 Aug
Callous disregard for human life is yet to abate in Katsina State as suspected terrorists killed 11 persons and injured others at Dan-Kumeji community in Kankara Local Government Area.
22 Aug
The Katsina State Government has described the call for the resignation of Governor Aminu Bello Masari by the state chapter of the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), to acquire arms for self-defence, as absurd.
22 Aug
Sir: relates to me that, “The call for self-defence to Katsina residents by Governor Bello Masari has been backed by some northern socio-cultural groups, one of which is the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF).
20 Aug
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 35-year-old tricycle rider for allegedly attempting to kidnap two pupils of Family Support Programme Primary and Secondary School, GRA, Katsina.
19 Aug
Gunmen, suspected to be bandits, yesterday ambushed and killed two Niger Republic military officers in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State.
18 Aug
Gunmen suspected to be bandits have abducted eight pupils of an Islamic school at Sakkai community in Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State. The gunmen also abducted a teacher of the Islamic school and whisked them away ostensibly to a dreaded forest in the area. The victims were abducted Tuesday evening while conducting an…


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