Dangote Peugeot Automobiles Nigeria Limited (DPAN) is a Joint Venture between Dangote Industries Limited, Kaduna State Government and PSA Groupe (Peugeot of France) set up, to construct and operate an Automobile Assembly Plant in Kaduna State. According to a realiable source, the company is taking over the franchise of the Peugeot brand in Nigeria.
Man Puts Self Up For Sale In Kano Aliyu Na Idris, a 26-year-old man from Kaduna State, has become a social media sensation for putting himself up for sale in Kano. Idris, who claimed to be a tailor, has been roaming the streets of Kano State carrying a placard that reads “This man is for sale for N20 million.”
Today's Headlines:Prisoners Set Free In Oyo Fresh Attack; 11 Kidnappers Dead In Kaduna Violent Clash
BREAKING: Gunmen attack Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo, set prisoners free DAILY POST gathered that the facility, christened Abolongo correctional facility was attacked by the gunmen Friday evening. It wasFree gathered that the gunmen set all the prisoners at the facility free during the attack. Our correspondent gathered on Saturday that the attackers stormed the facility at about 10pm on Friday.
The increasingly daring terror attacks by armed bandits in recent times have prompted many Nigerians to appeal to the Buhari administration to designate the perpetrators of the attacks as terrorists.Apart from individual Nigerians, organizations, and even government organs, have made the same appeal to the government. The latest organ of government to make the call is the Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria.
The insecurity caused by bandits in the northern region of the state has become a major problem in the country. Despite many bandits that have been captured and kidnapped by the Nigeria army, they still continue to kill innocent people, kidnapped children and citizens of the country for ransom.
Image Source: guardian.ng Elections at the local government levels in Kaduna State have been taking place since September 4 in some Local Governments while they have been postponed in others mainly due to security reasons. In Local Government Areas that the election took place earlier, the opposition party, PDP won in more polling units than the ruling APC both at the councilor and chairmanship levels.
Amid the intensifying issue of banditry that's currently ravaging the Northern part of the country, the able governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has come out to advise the Federal government on the need to designate these bandits as terrorists. Photo Credit: BBC The governor further noted that this gesture if adopted by the federal government would help the Nigerian military to launch offensive attacks against these bandits and kill them without any consequences on the international law.
The governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasiru El-Rufai has publicly asked the Federal Government to recruit 774,000 youths from the 774 local government areas in the country to help fight banditry. He made this statement after receiving the third quarter security report from the Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, in Kaduna on Wednesday.
A Man identified as Abubakar Halilu was arrested by the Nigeria Police after he planned to abduct and also kill his own cousin. He planned to do this just to avoid paying back the debt of N1.4 million to her, this incident took place in Galadimawa, Kaduna State.
Opinion: Suspected Terrorists Attack On Abuja-Kaduna Train Is A Wake-up Call To The Security Agencies
In the past, militant attacks have been rampant on commuters on the Kaduna-Abuja highway. Thus, the Nigerian government under Muhammadu Buhari has stepped up its efforts to take the necessary steps to prevent future attacks. Some members of the public have refrained from travelling by road for fear of being threatened by bandits.
Aliyu Na Idris, a 26-year-old Kaduna State man, has gone viral on social media after putting himself up for sale in Kano. Idris, who claimed to be a tailor, has been seen walking throughout Kano State with a poster that reads, "This man is for sale for N20 million."
Unknown gunmen attacked and killed two persons in Ungwan Taila village, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, Troops of Operation Safe Haven have reported. Photo Credit: Goggle ( Unknown gunmen). The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan explained in a statement issued on Sunday that the troops arrived in the village to discover that the assailants had killed two residents.
The heightened security challenges caused by the unlawful and nefarious activities of bandits in most states of the northwestern region have become alarming. It could be recounted how these bandits have kidnapped both primary school pupils, and even tertiary institution students and demanded a huge ransom. Innocent lives have been lost due to the attacks of these bandits.
Opinion: Understanding Why Sheikh Gumi Said Nigeria Will End If Buhari Declares Bandits As Terrorist
A few days ago, the governor of Kaduna State Nasir el-Rufai urged the Federal Government to declare bandits devastating the North West and North Central as "terrorists and insurgents". This will enable, el-Rufai argued, the military to fight them according to UN Mandate on counter-terrorism.
Four people have been confirmed dead, while three others were injured, following a bloody clash, between Fulani herdsmen and the people of Jankasa village, in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, of Kaduna State. The incident happened on Monday, October 25. It was gathered that the incident happened along some cattle routes, and it escalated into a fierce fight.
"Declare Bandits As Terrorist. They Don't Deserve Mercy. They Shouldn't Live" -Gov El-Rufai Tells FG
6The executive governor of Kaduna State Gov Nasir El-Rufai, has called on the Federal Government to declare bandits as terrorists or insurgents to enable the Nigerian military deal with them accordingly. The governor who spoke at the Sir Kashim Ibrahim House, Kaduna yesterday haven't received the security report for third quarter from the commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, said declaring bandits in the Northwest region of the country as terrorists or insurgents would enable the Nigerian military to kill them (the bandits) without fear of consequences in the international law.
A passenger who witnessed the recent incident on the Abuja-Kaduna rail tracks, Mr Garba Mohammed, recently gave an account of the incident during an interview. However, Garba's account of the incident has since raised some concerns regarding the circumstances of the event. You may have heard that some parts of the Abuja-Kaduna rail tracks were recently damaged.
The young man in the photos below survived the kidnappers attack. According to a former senator from Kaduna State who was also on the train that faithful day, he said it took a miracle for them to escape from the bandits. Meet the Kaduna-Abuja train driver who survived a gun and explosives attack.
In Kaduna State, the police have arrested a 36-year-old suspect in connection with the abduction of a businesswoman for N100m ransom. The suspect, identified as Abubakar Halilu was identified as the cousin of the kidnapped victim. As reported by the police, the suspect was interrogated and more information surrounding the kidnap emerged.
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