There have been so many cases of jungle justice in Nigeria, and the government has criticised the act on several occasions. In today's article, we'll be looking at three times jungle justice was carried out in the northern part of Nigeria, and why it should never be encouraged.
Nigerian states rely on federal government support and internally generated money to cover their recurrent and capital expenses (IGR). While others can survive without it, some of the states may find it hard to survive due to the fact that they don't generate much revenue.
Todays Headlines:14 Suspects Arrested In Jigawa; Police Recovers Over 500 Ammunition From 3 Suspects
Police in Jigawa raid black spots, criminal hideouts, arrest 14 suspects The Police Command in Jigawa has said it arrested 14 suspected criminals in Gumel and Kazaure Local Government Areas of the state. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Lawan Shiisu, confirmed the arrest to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse on Saturday.
Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna has revealed to the public that the north-west region is worried over the possibility of Boko Haram insurgents relocating from the north-east. According to theCable.ng, he said “Remember once upon a time, Boko Haram was only in north-east. Now, the biggest fear we have in the north-west is that they are relocating to the north-west because they are being chased".
The fight against banditry in the northwestern region seems to be garnering momentum. The closing of some markets, shutting down of telecom bases, and other measures taken by the government have left the bandits at the mercy of soldiers. A Report revealed that bandits are now mounting roadblocks to forcefully collect food and petroleum products from motorists.
(Photos Credit: Google) VAT War: Buhari regime to sue Rivers, Lagos at Supreme Court President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime is considering suing the governments of Rivers and Lagos at the Supreme Court to end the VAT war “once and for all,” says Abubakar Malami, Nigeria’s attorney general of the federation.
Reno Omokri has alleged that the death of Obadiah Mailafia is suspicious. Reno Omokri made this claim while reacting to the sudden demise of the chief of the Central Bank Of Nigeria, Obadiah Mailafia. Accordingly to the post, he shared online, Reno Omokri alleged that the death of the lawmaker is suspicious.
The chief imam of Dutse Central Mosque, in Jigawa state, Abubakar Sani Birnin Kudu, has revealed that the major cause of low rainfall in the state, is as a result of the high level of corruption and killings of innocent people, and other Social vices.
The former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido has made it known that Nigeria is bleeding presently, stating it clearly that nobody is safe again in Nigeria. According to Daily Post report, the former Jigawa State governor made this disclosure today, Sunday, at a meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his OOPL Presidential Library residence in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.
It is no longer a secret, that Nigerian Senate has confirmed about five nominees as members of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) Board. Among the five nominees whose appointments were confirmed include Mr. Muhammad Yahaya, whose curriculum vitae revealed that he actually started his primary education a year before he was born.
The crisis between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria have caused a lot of tension within some communities in the country. Farmlands and crops have been destroyed by cows while farm animals are attacked by aggrieved farmers. (Photo Credit: Infonow). Due to this issue, the Southern Governors forum led by Rotimi Akeredolu decided to place a ban on open grazing across the Southern states in Nigeria.
In the past, The Leader Of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Elijah Ayodele, prophecies have served as direction to political parties, especially when it’s time to choose candidates for sensitive positions. Also, the man of God is known for warning political leaders about their administration.
The Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO) on the 18th of October, 2021 said it has stepped up power supply to all its customers in Kano, Katsina and Jigawa regions as a measure to ensure that it's customers' desires are fulfilled. This was contained in a statement by the Head of Corporate Communications, Ibrahim Sani Shawai.
Abdullahi Maikudi has been arrested by the Police in Jigawa State for purportedly defrauding bank customers at Dutse Metropolis. Photo for referencing purpose According to ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam, a spokesman to the command said the arrest was carried out after a complaint was made by two victims who states that, they were defrauded by Abdullahi when they went to a bank at Dutse Metropolis to make a withdrawal using the ATM.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, met behind closed doors in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State. On Sunday, September 12, 2021, Lamido paid a visit to former President Olusegun Obasanjo at his Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library Pent House in Abeokuta, the capital of Ogun State.
The court battle started after the Oye faction of the party conducted a primary election and elected Prof. Charles Soludo, as it’s governorship candidate for the Nov. 6, governorship election in Anambra. This Soludo’s nomination had been accepted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as candidate of APGA in the Nov. 6 governorship poll.
The police command in Jigawa State has arrested a herder who allegedly destroyed a crop-farmland at Takatsaba village, Suletankarkar Local Government Area, worth N200,000. This was confirmed by the command Police Public Relation Officer in Jigawa, ASP Lawan Shiisu on Thursday. Shiisu revealed that the 25 year old herder was napped together with his 73 cows and 13 sheep that trespassed the farmland on 10/10/2021.
police in Jigawa has alerted residents on the ban of petroleum sales in jerrycans and other containers by the State Government. ASP Lawan Shiisu, police Public Relations Officer, said this in a statement on Friday in Dutse. “The Jigawa police command wishes to inform the general public that security arrangement has been put in place to ensure the enforcement of the law and order.
Abiodun seeks collaboration with Navy to curb crime in riverine areas Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has called for collaboration with Nigeria Navy in combating the high rate of insecurity in riverine areas of the state. (Photos Credit: Vanguard) The governor, who made the call when he received the Flag Officer Commanding (FOC), Western Naval Command; Rear Admiral Jason Gbassa, in Abeokuta, disclosed plans by his administration to have Nigeria Air Force base and a training school in the state.
Today's Headlines; Need for strategies to defeat banditry; Jigawa Govt Approves N1.9bn For Education
Photos Credit:Google Need for effective strategies to defeat banditry AMID continued lawlessness, a flurry of actions and declarations by government functionaries demonstrate the lack of a national consensus and the absence of an effective strategy to tackle the security challenges. The charge to security chiefs by the President, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.