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Big Lessons To Learn From The 'Mistake' Of Senator Bala's Son Based On The Confession Of His Killers

One of the most tragic events that shocked many Nigerians was the gruesome murder of Abdulkareem N'Allah, the son of Senator Bala Ibn N'Allah. Image credit: Sahara Reporters Senator Bala is a prominent Senator who represents the people of Kebbi South in the Senate and he has held that post for many years.

  2 months ago ago
Big Lessons To Learn From The 'Mistake' Of Senator Bala's Son Based On The Confession Of His Killers

MILITARY

2 Times Weapons Were Found In Trucks Carrying Foodstuffs In Nigeria, And What FG Should Do

Criminals move weapons around Nigeria in different ways. One of their methods involves hiding weapons in foodstuffs. In today's article, we'll be looking at two different times weapons were found in trucks carrying foodstuffs in Nigeria. 1. Weapons hidden under bags of rice According to a statement released on 14th December 2020 by the Customs’ Public Relations Officer, Joseph Attah, 73 locally made guns and 891 cartridges were intercepted at Yauri, Zamare waterside in Kebbi, by officers of the Nigerian Customs Service.

  2 months ago ago
2 Times Weapons Were Found In Trucks Carrying Foodstuffs In Nigeria, And What FG Should Do

SOCIETY

One Mistake Herder made as Bandits Kill 5 of His Family Members in Kebbi, After he confronted them

In a recent news shared by Sahara reporters, it was reported how some unknown Gunmen killed 5 family members of a herder, at Achiku community in Shanga LGA of Kebbi State. Bello, a cattle herder, who was a victim of the attack, claimed that he was with his cattle when the gunmen arrived.

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One Mistake Herder made as Bandits Kill 5 of His Family Members in Kebbi, After he confronted them

EDUCATION

126 Kebbi Students Released After 4 Months In Kidnappers' Den

Students of the Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri in Kebbi State, have been set free after over four months in the den of their captors. The students and staff were abducted by bandits in June. Most of the students were writing their terminal examination as they were in the hall when the sad incident took place.

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126 Kebbi Students Released After 4 Months In Kidnappers' Den

TRAVEL

Today's Headlines; FG to shut down Kebbi airport; Kaduna To Shutdown Telecom Services

Photos Credit: Google FG to shut down Kebbi airport The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has concluded plans to close Kebbi airport over debt in excess of N33 million. Photos Credit: People Gazette On Monday, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) issued a Notice To Air Men (NOTAM) and airlines not to fly into the state-owned airport, per Guardian reports.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines; FG to shut down Kebbi airport; Kaduna To Shutdown Telecom Services

MILITARY

'I will stand shoulder to shoulder with anyone willing to fight against terrorists' - FFK

In the last few weeks there has been a remarkable and devastating onslaught on the killer bandits and murderous terrorists of North Western Nigeria. Zamfara state has been the model case and other North Western states including Katsina, Kaduna, Sokoto, Jigawa, Kebbi and Niger state have taken the cue and have also risen to the occassion.

  2 months ago ago
'I will stand shoulder to shoulder with anyone willing to fight against terrorists' - FFK

EDUCATION

We Owe Our People Duty To Educate & Empower Them, Says Osinbajo

State House Press Release *VP joins Kebbi Governor, wife to mark Mass Literacy Day *Says access to education ticket to enjoyment of all human, civil and socio-political rights. Leaders at all levels should consider the education of their people, especially children and girls, as a duty, enabling them access more socio-economic opportunities and live better lives, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

  2 months ago ago
We Owe Our People Duty To Educate & Empower Them, Says Osinbajo

POLITICS

President Buhari celebrates Emir of Zuru on his 78th birthday

The President of The Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Sani Sami, the Emir of Zuru Emirate of Kebbi State on his 78th birthday.  This was contained in a statement by Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity on Saturday 23rd, October, 2021.

  1 month ago ago
President Buhari celebrates Emir of Zuru on his 78th birthday

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandit Kidnap Newly Mobilised Corps Member; Kebbi Students Released After 4 Month

Photos Credit: Google Bandits kidnap newly mobilised corps member in Zamfara A newly mobilised corps member, Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, has been kidnapped on her way to Kebbi State where she was posted. Bandits attacked the vehicle Ms Awashima was traveling in along a highway in Tsafe Local Government of Zamfara State on Tuesday.

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Today's Headlines: Bandit Kidnap Newly Mobilised Corps Member; Kebbi Students Released After 4 Month

POLITICS

Wife Of Information Minister Pays A Visit To Kebbi State First Lady [Photos]

Her Excellency Dr Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu has welcomed the Honourable Minister of Information and Culture and his wife, Hajiya Kudirat to the Land of Equity. She was represented by the Special Adviser to the Governor of Kebbi state, Hon Zahrau Wali. The Minister and Family are in Kebbi for his investiture and coronation as Kakakin Kabbi which will take place at the Palace of the Emir of Argungu Sunday, 26th September 2021 as well as a Polo tournament.

  2 months ago ago
Wife Of Information Minister Pays A Visit To Kebbi State First Lady [Photos]

MILITARY

Over 500 ammunition have been recovered from suspected gunrunners in Minna, Niger State.

Over 500 live ammunition was recovered from suspected gunrunners by Niger Police Command. Monday Bala, the State Police Commissioner said the suspects have confessed to the crime. According to him, Muhammadu Bello and Nura Umar both from Kebbi State were arrested after a hot chase by the Police when they refused to stop their vehicle at the regular Police checkpoint.

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Over 500 ammunition have been recovered from suspected gunrunners in Minna, Niger State.

POLITICS

Appraising Governor Yahaya Bello's Giant Strides In The Area of Security

Today, we focus on security. One of the areas the administration of Alhaji Yahaya Bello has performed most beautifully is the area of security. From being one of the most insecure and dreaded states at the time Governor Bello took over, the state has risen to become one of the safest states in Nigeria today.

  1 month ago ago
Appraising Governor Yahaya Bello's Giant Strides In The Area of Security

SOCIETY

Kidnapped students of Federal Government College, Kebbi state, regain freedom.

Bandits have released over 90 students of the Federal Government College, Birnin Yauri, in Kebbi state. The students who were abducted from the school premises, have been in the captivity of the bandits, for over three months. They have now been released by the bandits.

  1 month ago ago
Kidnapped students of Federal Government College, Kebbi state, regain freedom.

SOCIETY

Suspected killers of the son of Senator Na-Allah arrested by Kaduna State Police

The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested two suspects in connection with the murder of Abdulkarim Na-Allah, the son of Senator Bala Na-Allah who represents Kebbi South Senatorial District of Kebbi State. The Police Public Relation Officer, PPRO, for Kaduna State Police Command, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Mohammed Jalige, made the disclosure that two suspects were nabbed a week ago in the state.

  2 months ago ago
Suspected killers of the son of Senator Na-Allah arrested by Kaduna State Police

SOCIETY

Police Arrest 25 Suspected Killers Of Senator Bala Na-Allah's Son In Kaduna, Recover Firearms

The Nigeria police command kaduna state said they have arrested 25 suspect from various crime August to September said by an official on Thursday. The command's public relation officer ASP Muhammad Jalige disclosed this in a news briefing held at command headquarters in kaduna. Jalige said that the suspects were arrested from various crime which included kidnapped, armed robbery, cultism, person of illegal firearm, among others.

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Police Arrest 25 Suspected Killers Of Senator Bala Na-Allah's Son In Kaduna, Recover Firearms

EDUCATION

Bauchi, Borno, Kano and Kebbi States Have Been Top On Examination Malpractice list for Five years - NECO

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released reports concerning states involved in malpractice. The council who took statistics of the events for the last five (5) years noted that States in the North East and North West have featured more in the acts. The Registrar of NECO, Dantani Wushishi, disclosed this during a presentation at the 2021 Biennial National Conference and with Association of Model Islamic Schools title, "Consequences of Examination Malpractice: Closing the gaps and incentives for National Growth".

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Bauchi, Borno, Kano and Kebbi States Have Been Top On Examination Malpractice list for Five years - NECO

EDUCATION

Examination Malpractice Is Rampants In Northern State - NECO Registrar

National Examination Council Registrar, Dantani Wushishi during his presentation at the 2021 Biennial National Conference and AGM of the Association of Model Islamic School titled, 'Consequences of Examination Malpractice: Closing the gaps and Incentives for National Growth' disclosed that examination malpractices are rampant in Northern state which Bauchi, Borno, Kano, and Kebbi top the list in the last five years.

  2 months ago ago
Examination Malpractice Is Rampants In Northern State - NECO Registrar

POLITICS

Kebbi Emirate Honored Lai Mohammed With Traditional Title

The minister of information and culture Lai Mohammed has been honored with a traditional title "Kakakin Kebbi" (Cultural Ambassador of Kebbi) by the Emir of Argungu, His Royal Highness Alhaji Sumaila. According to the Emir, the chieftaincy title was conferred on the Minister due to his courage and hard work towards promoting Nigeria at all levels.

  2 months ago ago
Kebbi Emirate Honored Lai Mohammed With Traditional Title

POLITICS

Senate summons freight agents over illegal cargo charges

The Senate has started to take action to end processing delays and illegal charges on the transport of goods by freight agents in Nigeria. The decision to end multiple charges on the handling and transportation of goods was taken by the upper house in a resolution, following consideration of a motion in plenary on Wednesday.

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Senate summons freight agents over illegal cargo charges

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Kidnap newly mobilised corps member, Soldier Clash With Youths In Imo

Bandits kidnap newly mobilised corps member in zamfara A newly mobilised corps member, Iorliam Jennifer Awashima, has been kidnapped on her way to Kebbi State where she was posted. Bandits attacked the vehicle Ms Awashima was traveling in along a highway in Tsafe Local Government of Zamfara State on Tuesday.

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Today's Headlines: Bandits Kidnap newly mobilised corps member, Soldier Clash With Youths In Imo