ANOTHER fresh crisis erupted on Tuesday in Idigba Olomi Town, Ogbomoso, Surulere North Oyo State Local Government, where some bandits attacked the settlement of Fulani.
A total of five people were wounded in the bloodbath.
Mr Iskilu Akinsanya, the Oyo State Commandant of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, confirmed the crisis in a statement signed by the state's Public Relations Officer, Spt Oluwole Olusegun.
Bandits Kill 6, Injure One in Kaduna
Six people were reportedly killed by bandits in the Igabi and Kauru local government areas of Kaduna state, security officials said.
Mr Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner for Internal Security in Kaduna State, said on Tuesday that armed bandits had barricaded the Birnin Yero-Tami road in the Igabi local government area and killed one Hussaini Suleiman Dari. One Dahiru Saidu has been left injured and is now being treated in a hospital.
In the village of Gwada, the local government of Igabi, an attack by gunmen left two people, Yahuza Sale and Garba Sule, dead.
UNICEF To Provide Psychological Support To Released Zamfara School Girla
The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) says it will provide psychosocial assistance to the Jangebe schoolgirls and their families.
UNICEF Nigeria Representative Peter Hawkins said this in a statement made available to journalists in Kaduna on Tuesday.
Buhari Declares Zamfara A No-Fly-Zone
President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted a proposal that the Zamfara State be declared a non-fly zone with immediate effect in response to recent security problems emerging from the state.
The National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd), told the Correspondents of the State House at the end of the National Security Council meeting held in the State House on Tuesday.
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