On May 22, 2021, 15 years old Comfort Benjamin went missing in Jos North, Plateau State, Nigeria. The police were informed, and posts were made on social media to help in finding her. On the following day, May 23, 2021 which also marked her 16th birthday, the body of the young girl was found in Nasarawa Gwong, Jos North, Plateau State.
Photo Credit: lindaikejisblog.com It may appear that the security infrastructure in Nigeria is broken and needs urgent revamp.There is no better proof of that than the report of incessant kidnapping taking place across the country.As a matter of fact, kidnapping has become endemic and a multi-billion-naira industry in Nigeria.
A visually impaired man has shared some details on how suspected herdsmen killed his wife and two children during an attack on Don community, a suburb of Jos North Local Government Area (LGA).Matthew Evivigye spoke during an interview with Channels TV while surrounded by sympathizers.
Gunmen Kidnap Another UNIJOS Lecturer -PUNCH Newspapers A university of Jos lecturer, Dr. Dan Ella has been kidnapped by gunmen in Plateau state. It was gathered by PUNCH that Dr Ella, a lecturer in the Department of Theatre Arts in the university, was abducted by gunmen early on Wednesday.
Gunmen kidnap UNIJOS lecturer. Gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped a lecturer with the University of Jos, Plateau state, Dr Dan Ella. The Nation gathered that the lecturer with the Department of Theatre Arts was abducted in the early hours of Wednesday. It was also gathered that the gunmen attacked his residence located at Haske quarters in Lamingo community, Jos North Local Government Area of the state.
Opinion: Jos North is Yet to Have the Dividend of Democracy Despite the Number of Youths Who Worked For APC
Ours in Jos North is quite different.We come out en masse during elections to vote for the candidates we want.We do everything with the greatest passion, especially in supporting and celebrating a politician.I managed to attend both the PDP and the APC presidential rallies in Jos and my eyes saw honest wonder.
Today's Headlines: Biafra Spirit Can Never Be Quenched -MASSOB, Herdsmen Attack Community In Plateau
Biafra spirit can never be quenched - MASSOB A leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Uchenna Madu, has hailed the people for complying with the sit-at-home order. Photo Credit To Google He said the late Odumegwu Ojukwu, who declared the anniversary 54 years ago, remained the greatest Biafra hero.
The Management Committee Chairman of Jos South Local Government Council in Plateau State, Mr. Dachung Yohanna Choji, has been relieved of his appointment.He was sacked by the Plateau State legislature, barely 48hrs after herdsmen killed eight miners in the LGA.Mr. Choji will handover to the Management Committee Secretary, who will act until the appointment of a substantive Chairman, said the Plateau State House of Assembly Speaker, Mr. Ayuba Abok on Thursday.
Dr Dan Ella, a prominent lecturer at the University of Jos who was kidnapped by masked gunmen, has been released from captivity. Ella was reportedly apprehended on Thursday night along the Jos-Bauchi Road after his abductors released him, according to information received. Gunmen attacked his residence in Lamingo community, Jos North Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Wednesday, abducting the University don who was in charge of the Department of Theatre Arts at the institution.
The news of the death of the notable and highly regarded Nigerian politician was received with huge sadness, following the ghastly motor accident he had together with his son on Friday, 2nd day of April, 2021.
Grace Ayanbimpe who is a professor with the Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Joe has been kidnapped alongside her husband by some Gunmen.It was discovered that some Gunmen raided the residence of the Professor and her husband (which is behind Haske quarters, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government Area of the the state) around 2am on Monday morning and whisked them away.
Death: The very word strikes fear in people’s hearts.They consider death as unfathomable as it is inevitable.They are barely able to talk about it, to peer beyond the word itself and allow themselves to contemplate its true implications.
Plateau lawmaker dies in an accident on his way to his son's wedding.
Professor Grace Ayanbimpe and her husband was kidnapped on Monday (17 May,2021) at their residence located behind Haske quarters, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government area, Plateau state.The Kiddnapers came into their house around 2AM.They broke into their apartment with guns and fire into the air before taking them away.
The Member representing Plateau State's Jos North/Bassa constituency in the Nigerian House of Reps, Hon.Harsuna Maitala has died.Hon.Maitala died on Friday in a ghastly motor accident along Abuja-Jos road, sources say.
Unknown gunmen killed at least 15 persons on Monday after attacking two separate local government (Jos North and Riyom Local Government Areas of Plateau State). In Jos North Local Government Area, the gunmen killed at least Seven persons and in Riyom Local Government Area, the gunmen enter the Kwi community where they brutally killed an 18 years old pregnant mother and seven other.
Gunmen have kidnapped a lecturer in the Department of Theatre Arts, University of Jos (UNIJOS) by name Dr. Dan Ella. News men gathered that in the early hours of Wednesday 9th June 2021 gunmen invaded the residence where the Lecturer in department of Theatre Arts lived.
Member representing Jos North/ Bassa federal constituency of Plateau State in the House of Representatives, Hon.
Grace Ayanbimpe, a professor at the University of Jos' Department of Medical Microbiology, has been kidnapped by gunmen.The professor and her husband were kidnapped early Monday morning by gunmen who invaded their home in Haske Quarters, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government Area of the state, according to Punch.
Abducted UNIJOS lecturer regains freedom A senior lecturer with the University of Jos, Dr Dan Ella, who was kidnapped by gunmen has regained his freedom. It was learnt that Ella was picked up on Thursday night along Jos-Bauchi Road after his abductors released him. The University don with the Department of Theatre Arts in the institution was abducted in the early hours of Wednesday by gunmen who attacked his residence located near Haske quarters in Lamingo community, Jos North Local Government Area of the state.