Man kills wife with hoe in Niger
The Police in Niger State said one Suleiman Gimba of Maratu village in Nasko Council had allegedly killed his wife, Aishatu Suleiman, after a minor misunderstanding.
Police repel bandit attack on Malfa village in Niger, says police
The Police in Niger on Monday confirmed the repel of attack by bandits on Malfa village in Shiroro Local Government Area of the state.
Insurgency: International community has not done enough for Nigeria
A security consultant and the Managing Director of Hakes and Partners, Col Hassan Stan-Labo (Rtd) has said the international community has not done enough for Nigeria
Niger sacks military chiefs after deadly jihadist attack
Niger replaced two top military brass on Monday, four days after a jihadist assault on an army base left 89 dead in the biggest single loss in the country's history.
Southern Kaduna communities under fresh attacks, says SOKAPU
Southern Kaduna people have cried out over fresh attack on their communities by armed bandits and kidnappers while calling on government and security operatives to come to their rescue.
Seven children among 14 killed in roadside bomb in Burkina Faso
Seven children and four women were among 14 civilians, killed when a roadside bomb blew up their bus in northwestern Burkina Faso
14 Nigerien soldiers killed in ambush
Fourteen troops were killed when "heavily-armed terrorists" ambushed a convoy in the western Niger region of Tillaberi, the interior ministry said Thursday. "After a fierce battle... seven police and seven national guards were killed" Wednesday, it said in a statement, adding that security forces had been escorting a team to carry out election registration in…
Court orders FG, OPSH to release Zakka Dung, pay N5m damages
A Plateau State High Court has ordered the Federal Government and Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) to release Zakka Dung and pay him N5 million for violation