Gov. Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Monday in Kaduna condoled families that lost their loved ones in Sunday’s attack by bandits at Chikun and Igabi Local Government Areas (LGAs).
The Kaduna State Government has described Pilot Abdulkarim Na Allah’s death as “appearing to be a case of culpable homicide”.
Five persons have been killed and nine houses burnt in a fresh attack at Madamai village in Kaura council area of Kaduna State by unidentified hoodlums. A vehicle was also vandalised in the process.
Amid heavy bombardment by the military on bandits camps in Kaduna State, yesterday, not fewer than 11 hostages escaped, while troops rescued two.
The Kaduna State Government has extended its schools’ resumption, previously scheduled for August 9, 2021, due to ongoing security operations against armed bandits in the state.
Kaduna State Government on Friday postponed resumption dates of both Primary and Secondary schools in the state, earlier scheduled to resume academic activities Aug. 9.
Bandits have killed seven people and injured others in three local councils of Kaduna State, at the weekend. This is as another set kidnapped seven people in Zaria.
The Kaduna State Government on Sunday alleged that seven people were killed within three days by suspected bandits in Chikun, Kajuru and Giwa Local Government Areas of state.
The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, has raised the alarm over impending food crisis in the country as a result of security challenges.
The Kaduna State Government said troops of 4Demo Battalion of the Nigerian Army have repelled an attempted attack by bandits on some locations along Kaduna-Zaria highway.
Gunmen have killed four persons in Goska, Kaduna State, the state's commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, said. According to the commissioner, the quartet killed were identified as Wakili Kon, Yusuf Joshua, Martha Ayuba and Lami Peter "Wakili Kon and Yusuf Joshua were attacked and killed on their farms by the assailants.…
Following reports that some schools in Kaduna State have continued to operate outside of the guidelines presented to them by the security agencies to ensure the safety of their students and staff...