Tuesday, 19th October 2021
To guardian.ng
Breaking News:


3 Sep
Bandits have set free five students of Government Day Secondary School, Kaya in Maradun Local Council, Zamfara State.
23 Aug
Bodies of nine persons have been recovered from Ungwan Dooh (Mado) village of Zangon Kataf Local Council, Kaduna State, following an attack by unidentified persons, The Guardian learnt.
8 Aug
In the last few weeks, thousands of villagers in Zangon Kataf and Kauru local councils, in Southern Kaduna attacked by militias have fled the area to Internally Displaced Persons...
5 Aug
• Police kill one kidnapper, arrest two, rescue victim in Benue • Group worries over genocide claims against Fulani Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has said that less than 24 hours after the attack on communities in Kauru, gunmen, on Tuesday, killed 20 persons in a fresh onslaught. It also alleged that the bandits crossed…
30 Jul
Southern Kaduna indigenes have commended the freedom of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, in from culpable homicide charge...
23 Jul
Arewa leaders have called on the Federal Government to immediately declare those involved in armed banditry and kidnapping in the country as terrorists, saying that Nigeria will not be at peace until they are wiped out.
22 Jul
Barde, aged 67, was immediately buried at his personal residence in Ungwar Rimi, with thousands of sympathisers in attendance.
15 Jul
Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU) has alleged ethnic cleansing against the indigenes of Atyap in Zangon Kataf, and called on the United Nations (UN) and other international bodies to rescue them from the hands of an oppressive government.
14 Jul
In a fresh attack yesterday, gunmen suspected to be herdsmen, invaded communities in Zangon Kataf and killed eight persons. They also razed many houses.
12 Jul
Armed bandits have kidnapped the 85-year-old Emir of Kajuru in Southern Kaduna, along with 13 other family members. Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed yesterday’s kidnap, saying that security operatives....
29 Jun
The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has given Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State 21 days to address the increase in the tuition fees at Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya...
21 Jun
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has assured those who lost their lands to armed Fulani herdsmen in Southern Kaduna that their lands would be reclaimed for them by all means


1 day ago
Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
1 day ago
Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
1 day ago
The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
1 day ago
Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
1 day ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.