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SOCIETY

Herdsmen Invade Farm In Offa Days After Traditional Ruler Said He Had Made Them Indigenes

According to Sahara Reporters, suspected Fulani herdsmen have invaded a farm in Offa, Kwara State. The farm belongs to the spokesperson of the All Progressive Congress, Kwara State Chapter, Alhaji Tajudeen. According to a source, the farmers injured several cows in a bid to repel the attack.

  11 months ago ago
Herdsmen Invade Farm In Offa Days After Traditional Ruler Said He Had Made Them Indigenes

ENVIRONMENT

Youths, Hunters Stop Herdsmen Migrating From the South to Enter their Communities

Youths and local hunters in Ojoku and Offa communities of Oyun and Offa Local Government Areas of Kwara State on Thursday prevented some herdsmen migrating from the southern part of the country from entering their communities. The herdsmen with thousands of cows apparently migrated out of the South as a result of the ban on open grazing by Governors of the region.

  11 months ago ago
Youths, Hunters Stop Herdsmen Migrating From the South to Enter their Communities

MILITARY

Security Agents Intercept A Truck Loaded With Fulani Trying To Relocate To Kwara State

The Joint Task Force (JTF) has apprehended a large group of herders, suspected to be Fulani, who are planning to settle in Kwara. Personnel from the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, the Nigerian Army, and the Police make up the JTF.

  9 months ago ago
Security Agents Intercept A Truck Loaded With Fulani Trying To Relocate To Kwara State

JUSTICE

" I Only Touch The Girl After She Collected My Phone To Watch Movie, Suspect

A 31 years old man has been arrested in Kwara State.His offense is that he was alleged caught while touching an 11 years old girl in a bad way inside his house.And according to reports, the suspect has been identified as Yusuf Abdullahi.And he was caught by one of the operative of the civil defence .

  1 year ago ago

MILITARY

Panic in Kwara as Fulani leader was shot dead in his room by unknown gunmen.

Lamba Village in Asa local government area of Kwara state was invaded by suspected assassin's on the early hours of Wednesday morning. This invasion resulted to the assassination of one Alhaji Abdulahi Hardo-Buruku who was a Fulani leader. Reports from The Punch reveals that the victim popularity known as Alhaji Malam was assassinated while he was still sleeping in his room.

  11 months ago ago
Panic in Kwara as Fulani leader was shot dead in his room by unknown gunmen.

MILITARY

Suspected herdsmen intercepted on their way to Kwara State

The Joint Task Force (JTF) has intercepted a large number of herdsmen, believed to be Fulani, who have the intention of settling down in Kwara. The JTF is made up of personnel from the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), the Nigerian Army and the Police.

  9 months ago ago
Suspected herdsmen intercepted on their way to Kwara State

MILITARY

Security Operatives Nab 25-Year-Old Man For Slaughtering His Brother For Money Rituals In Kwara

According to reports from The PUNCH, operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara State Command has apprehended a 25-year-old man for allegedly slaughtering his brother for money-making rituals. The suspect, one Ismail Saliu allegedly conspired with a herbalist and another man to kill his 14-year-old brother, Azeez Saliu, to use his body parts for money rituals.

  7 months ago ago
Security Operatives Nab 25-Year-Old Man For Slaughtering His Brother For Money Rituals In Kwara

SOCIETY

Herdsman Killed By Unknown Gunmen in Kwara

According to reports, a herder has been killed by yet-to-be-identified gunmen in Kwara State. The incident took place in Ago Are axis in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of the state on Friday, October 1. Eyewitnesses disclosed that a large group of unknown gunmen had stormed the home of the victim, shot him severally at close range, and left him in a pool of blood.

  7 months ago ago
Herdsman Killed By Unknown Gunmen in Kwara

SOCIETY

Man arrested for defiling a 12-year-old girl under a mango tree

A 39 years old man has been alleged to have defiled a young girl who is 12 years old, under a mango tree. The man whose name is Segun Oni, was arrested by operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Kwara State Command. In a statement which was made by Babawale Zaid Afolabi, the spokesman of the command, the young girl's grandfather caught Segun Oni defiling the 12-year-old girl under a mango tree and reported the case at the NSCDC Igbaja Divisional office.

  11 months ago ago
Man arrested for defiling a 12-year-old girl under a mango tree

SOCIETY

We Arrested These Cultists in Kwara, It Was a Serious Battle But Only 6 of Them Got Arrested - NSCDC

Some members of the Kwara State Nigerian Safety and Civil defense Corp have arrested about six cultists in the state capital.Below is a picture showing this suspected Cultists: According to the spokesperson of the command Babawale Afolabi, intelligent reports from their Ilorin south Division revealed that two cult groups “Abata” and “Aye” will strike at Dada Area.

  1 year ago ago
We Arrested These Cultists in Kwara, It Was a Serious Battle But Only 6 of Them Got Arrested - NSCDC

SOCIETY

Fulani Family Members Fight Over Who Inherits Late Brother's Wife

Members of a Fulani family in Ikoroku village in the Kaiama Local Government Area of Kwara State have clashed over who inherits wife of the deceased head of the family, Alhaji Bello. A national daily, The Punch, reports that the clash which occurred in the early hours of Wednesday, led to one Babbi Aliyu sustaining serious injuries.

  10 months ago ago
Fulani Family Members Fight Over Who Inherits Late Brother's Wife

SOCIETY

NSCDC Arrests Student who specializes in stealing Plasma TV in Kwara

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps reported a 32-year-old serial burglar who specializes in stealing plasma TVs was apprehended in Kwara. According to NSCDC Kwara spokesman Babawale Afolabi, Olaleke Tope, a father of two, is a business graduate and entrepreneur from Ibrahim Babangida University in Lapai, Niger.

  9 months ago ago
NSCDC Arrests Student who specializes in stealing Plasma TV in Kwara

SOCIETY

6 Suspected Cultists Arrested in Kwara

Six suspected cultists have been arrested by operatives of the Kwara state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) attached to Operation Harmony and Anti-Vandal Squad.This was made known on Saturday by the spokesman of the Command, Babawale Afolabi.According to him, the Ilorin South division of the Command received information that two factions of cult groups “Abata”and “Aye” were poised for a showdown at Dada area of Okelele and deployed personnel to the area to prevent the breakdown of law and order.

  1 year ago ago
6 Suspected Cultists Arrested in Kwara

SOCIETY

35-year-old man arrested for defiling an 11-year-old girl in Kwara State

Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC has arrested a 35 year old man for defiling an 11 year old girl.The Kwara state command of the Nigeria security and civil defence corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 35 year old Yusuf Abdulahi for defiling an 11 year old Memunat Saheed.

  1 year ago ago
35-year-old man arrested for defiling an 11-year-old girl in Kwara State

SOCIETY

A guard from a construction company falls from a bridge and drowns in the Kwara river.

Mallam Babangida, a security guard from the Kaiama Local Government Area of Kwara State, lost his life on Sunday after falling from a bridge into a river in the area. One of the construction companies in the state is believed to have employed the individual in this capacity.

  11 months ago ago
A guard from a construction company falls from a bridge and drowns in the Kwara river.

SOCIETY

NSCDC arrests 39 year-old man for defiling mentally impaired minor in Kwara State

A 39 year old man, Segun Oni has been arrested by the officials of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) of Kwara state for allegedly defiling a 12 year old mentally impaired girl in ifelodun local government in Kwara State. Speaking with Newsmen, the Spokesman of the Corps, Babawale Afolabi said the case was reported to the NSCDC office by the victim's Grand father on the 14th of June and the men of the corps switched into action by arresting the suspect and investigating the case.

  11 months ago ago
NSCDC arrests 39 year-old man for defiling mentally impaired minor in Kwara State

SOCIETY

Axes, cutlasses and knives were recovered from suspected cult members by NSCDC in Ilorin.

Six suspected Cult members were arrested today by the Operation Harmony and Anti-vandal squad of the Kwara state command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) in Ilorin, the state capital.The suspects were found with dangerous materials like axes, cutlasses and knives by the security agency.

  1 year ago ago
Axes, cutlasses and knives were recovered from suspected cult members by NSCDC in Ilorin.

SOCIETY

Tragedy as family lose four members within a day to food poisoning in Kwara State

It was a Thursday morning of tragedy for a family in Baani, Kaima local government area of Kwara State, as four members of the family died as a result of food poisoning. The victims in which two were said to be sons of one Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar while the remaining two were grandsons to the same Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar of Olori compound in Baani.

  10 months ago ago
Tragedy as family lose four members within a day to food poisoning in Kwara State

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: JTF Intercepts Crowd Of Herdsmen Migrating To Kwara, Another Protest Hits Nigeria

JTF intercepts crowd of herdsmen migrating to Kwara Photo Credit: People's Gazette The Joint Task Force (JTF) has intercepted a large number of herdsmen, believed to be Fulani, who have the intention of settling down in Kwara. The JTF is made up of personnel from the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), the Nigerian Army and the Police.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: JTF Intercepts Crowd Of Herdsmen Migrating To Kwara, Another Protest Hits Nigeria

SOCIETY

Woman's corpse found with private part and breast missing

A woman's corpse have been discovered with her private part and breast missing. The woman named Hassana Muhammed was reportedly murdered by a suspected ritualist and her body dumped along Kanikoko area of Kaiama in the northern part of Kwara state. According to Punch news, the heinous crime was committed on Thursday, June 10, at about 12:30pm.

  11 months ago ago
Woman's corpse found with private part and breast missing