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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Troops Foil ISWAP Attempt To Attack Military Base

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again Gunmen have reportedly killed a Baptist pastor and one other on Monday evening in Lisuru Gida, Ikulu Chiefdom, Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers A resident who requested anonymity confirmed the incident to The PUNCH yesterday, saying the gunmen opened fire on the duo as they returned home from their farms around 6 p.m.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Troops Foil ISWAP Attempt To Attack Military Base

EDUCATION

The First Fifteen Secondary Schools in Nigeria

Formal education was brought to Nigeria by the missionaries. Before the establishment of the first primary school in 1842, there was no any formal educational arrangement in Nigeria. Few years after which the primary education had started, the first Secondary school was established in Lagos. This article presents to us the fifteen oldest secondary schools in Nigeria.

  2 months ago ago
The First Fifteen Secondary Schools in Nigeria

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Northern Governors Meet On VAT Today, Abductors Free 10 More Baptist Students

Northern govs meet on VAT today, SANs berate Malami According to the Punch newspaper, the Northern Governors’ Forum will on Monday (today) hold an emergency meeting to deliberate issues relating to the Value Added Tax (VAT). It was further gathered that the said meeting, which would be hosted by Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai, the Kaduna State Governor, would be presided over by Simon Lalong, the Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau State.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Northern Governors Meet On VAT Today, Abductors Free 10 More Baptist Students

RELIGION

Meet The Only President Of CAN Who Is From The Pentecostal Church And Is A Founder Of His Ministry

Unlike the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) - which is a Christian organization that only covers the Pentecostal churches in the nation - CAN embodies the entire Christian community - the Pentecostal, Catholic, Baptist, Anglican churches, e.t.c. According to its official website, CAN was formed in 1976 during the Military regime, which was under the leadership of General Olusegun Obasanjo.

  2 months ago ago
Meet The Only President Of CAN Who Is From The Pentecostal Church And Is A Founder Of His Ministry

SOCIETY

Police Parade Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist Students (Video)

The Nigerian police has reportedly paraded kidnappers of bethel Baptist Students. 𝑷𝒉𝒐𝒕𝒐 𝑪𝒓𝒆𝒅𝒊𝒕: 𝒀𝒐𝒖𝑻𝒖𝒃𝒆 Few hours ago, Channels television took to their YouTube official channel and shared video of the incident. While sharing the video on YouTube, channels television wrote: "Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist School, University Of Ilorin Students".

  2 months ago ago
Police Parade Kidnappers Of Bethel Baptist Students (Video)

PARENTING

They would release the next batch of abducted students soon -Proprietor says, as he comforts parents

It's no longer news of the abducted students of Baptist high school in Kaduna state. They were abducted on July 5th of this month and it was in the early hour that it happened. About one hundred and eighteen students were abducted and just twenty-eight of them were released today.

  4 months ago ago
They would release the next batch of abducted students soon -Proprietor says, as he comforts parents

SOCIETY

Check Out Some Possible Reasons Why The Parents Of Kaduna Students Recently Freed by Bandits Cried

The news of 15 students of Bethel Baptist High School who got released by Bandits has really brought Joy to a lot of Nigerians. The condition behind their release was not made known to the public, but that should not stop us from celebrating their return. According to reports on Punch news, these students were released by these bandits on Saturday after spending about 48 days in the camp of these kidnappers.

  3 months ago ago
Check Out Some Possible Reasons Why The Parents Of Kaduna Students Recently Freed by Bandits Cried

SOCIETY

Suspects who kidnapped Baptist Students blame depression and hardship

Adamu Bello, Isiaku Lawal and Muazu Abubakar are the suspects who partook in the abduction of 126 Bethel Baptist Academy students along Kachia Road, have been paraded by the Police, says the Force spokesman, Frank Mba, in Abuja on Thursday. The suspects confessed that they were 25 in number who carried out the kidnappings.

  2 months ago ago
Suspects who kidnapped Baptist Students blame depression and hardship

POLITICS

"Northerners Are Destroying The North"- Joe Igbokwe Reacts As Baptist Students Regain Freedom.

It was reported earlier today that some kidnapped students of Baptist school, who were kidnapped in Kaduna few weeks ago today regained their freedom. After these students were released by the kidnappers, it caused several Nigerians to react differently. Based on that note a well known member of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Joe Igbokwe has decided to react.

  4 months ago ago

SOCIETY

Bandits released some abducted Baptist high school students after payment of ransom

After reports about the mass kidnapping of students from Bethel Baptist High School near Kaduna city on the 5th of July, Kaduna state chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria CAN, Joseph Hayab, is quoted to have disclosed that the abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna have been released after 20 days in captivity.

  4 months ago ago
Bandits released some abducted Baptist high school students after payment of ransom

SOCIETY

VIDEO: Emotional moments between abducted students and parents of Bethel Baptist High School

According to the video, obtained by our Correspondent from the verified Twitter handle of former Senator of Kaduna Central, Senator Shehu Sani, the released students of the Bethel Baptist High School were seen reuniting with their troubled parents after 20 days in Bandits captivity. Recall that some days back, the report had it that the bandits attacked a Baptist boarding school and abducted scores of students in Kaduna.

  4 months ago ago
VIDEO: Emotional moments between abducted students and parents of Bethel Baptist High School

SOCIETY

Tears of Joy, as abducted Bethel Baptist students Kaduna, reunite with families (see photos)

15 Students of Bethel Baptist High school Kaduna, who were abducted months ago have been freed, they were released on Saturday, August 21, after they've spent 48 days in captivity. Reverend Israel Akanji, Baptist Convention President, supervised the reuniting of the freed students with their families on Sunday in Kaduna.

  3 months ago ago
Tears of Joy, as abducted Bethel Baptist students Kaduna, reunite with families (see photos)

JUSTICE

CAN Protests Bandits’ Release Of Kidnapped Baptist Pupils In Batches

According to a report released by THE PUNCH today, September 5, 2021, the Christian Association of Nigeria has faulted the release of pupils of Bethel Baptist School in Kaduna in batches by the bandits, saying that was not what they bargained with the pupils’ parents.

  2 months ago ago
CAN Protests Bandits’ Release Of Kidnapped Baptist Pupils In Batches

EDUCATION

Parents reunite with 15 freed Baptist students

On Sunday, parents of the 15 students abducted from Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna were reunited with their children, who had been taken from their boarding school in the early hours of July 5, 2021. Bandits broke into a school in Damishi, Chikun Local Government Area, along the Kaduna – Kachia route, and abducted 121 children.

  3 months ago ago
Parents reunite with 15 freed Baptist students

EDUCATION

28 Baptist School Students Released After Collecting 50 Million Naira Ransom

A lot of news readers may recall that about one hundred and twenty one (121) students of a school known as Bethel Baptist High School in Kaduna State, Nigeria, were kidnapped some weeks ago, and it made the president of the Nigerian Baptist Convention known as Reverend Israel Akanji to organize a prayers in baptist church all over the world.

  4 months ago ago
28 Baptist School Students Released After Collecting 50 Million Naira Ransom

EDUCATION

15 of the abducted Bethel school students regain freedom.

Fifteen more abducted students of bethel Baptist secondary school in chikun local government area of Kaduna state have regained freedom Although the government or security agencies are yet to confirm the development, a source from the school report that the 15 students were released on Sunday after a ransom was paid to the bandits.

  3 months ago ago
15 of the abducted Bethel school students regain freedom.

SOCIETY

Three Abducted Baptist school students found in Kaduna forest.

Some of the 28 students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna, after their release by bandits on the school premises, in Kaduna…on Sunday. Photos: Godwin Isenyo and Musbizu’s Facebook page Three additional abducted students of the Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna State, have escaped from their captors.

  3 months ago ago
Three Abducted Baptist school students found in Kaduna forest.

SOCIETY

Kidnapping: Released Kaduna Students Reunite With Their Families

Banditry is one of the greatest security threats that Nigeria is currently battling with. In fact these bandits have made the act of kidnapping for ransom as a lucrative business for themselves. These criminals have been attacking soft targets most especially schools. These bandits had on different occasions attacked secondary schools and sometimes higher institutions.

  3 months ago ago
Kidnapping: Released Kaduna Students Reunite With Their Families

EDUCATION

15 Kidnapped Baptist Students Reunite With Their Parent's After Their Release

It was a moment of joy for the parent's of the 15 students of Bethel Baptist High School, Kaduna today as they were reunited with their children who were kidnapped in their school on July 5, 2021. Photo Credit: Goggle Unknown Gunmen broke into the school located at Damishi road in Kaduna, Chikun Local Government area and kidnapped 121 students, the kidnappers later released 28 of the students on July 25 after receiving 50Million some were released on health grounds while some escaped on their own.

  3 months ago ago
15 Kidnapped Baptist Students Reunite With Their Parent's After Their Release

EDUCATION

Watch pathetic moment as freed Bethel students reunite with their parents

It's no longer a news that the abducted students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna have been released after 20 days in captivity. It may be recalled that a group of bandits had on the 5th of July,2021 invaded the Baptist High School located along Kaduna highway in Chikum Local Government Area and adopted about 121 of them.

  4 months ago ago
Watch pathetic moment as freed Bethel students reunite with their parents