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SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: More Than 50 Gunmen Invade Government Building, Catholic Priest Kidnapped in Abia

More Than 50 Gunmen Invade Nasarawa Government Building, Tie Down Security Operatives No fewer than 50 gunmen invaded the Nasarawa State Local Government Service Commission, making away with a safe box full of valuables, and an AK-47 rifle belonging to an officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: More Than 50 Gunmen Invade Government Building, Catholic Priest Kidnapped in Abia

MILITARY

Stolen AK-47 rifle, two magazines, car recovered from fake soldier wearing military camouflage

A fake soldier who adorned himself with military camouflage and carried an AK-47 rifle stolen alongside two magazines from an official of the National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has been arrested by operatives of the Nasarawa State Police Command after he came into the state from Plateau State, the command announced on Friday, September 17.

  1 year ago ago
Stolen AK-47 rifle, two magazines, car recovered from fake soldier wearing military camouflage

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Scores Killed As Soldiers, Boko Haram Clash; Tension As Bandits Attack Again

No fewer than three Nigerian soldiers and 20 Boko Haram insurgents lost their lives on Saturday as the military tried to recapture Maiduguri town, the Borno state capital. Source: Sahara Reporters The insurgents were said to have invaded 777 housing estate, on the outskirts of Maiduguri metropolis around 10: 15 pm on Saturday.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Scores Killed As Soldiers, Boko Haram Clash; Tension As Bandits Attack Again

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Thugs Beat APC Official To Coma, PDP Threatens Legal Action Against APC

Thugs beat APC official to coma, burn house in Nasarawa Thugs have attacked Mr. Waziri Enwongulu, the Legal Adviser, All Progressives Congress (APC) of Wakama ward, Nasarawa State. Enwongulu while narrating his ordeal on Saturday in Wakama when officials of APC and stakeholders visited him, said that he don’t know why the unidentified men attacked him and burnt his brother’s house.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Thugs Beat APC Official To Coma, PDP Threatens Legal Action Against APC

MILITARY

New terror group emerging in Nasarrawa State that needs to be tackled before they get out of hand.

The security challenges facing the country which has caused great loss to the country may not have gotten to this terrible level now if these unlawful groups were tackled immediately it was noticed that they were becoming dangerous to the society. Recall that in the northern region, bandits, Boko Haram, ISWAP, and other terror groups have unleashed mayhem on the residents of the region.

  1 year ago ago
New terror group emerging in Nasarrawa State that needs to be tackled before they get out of hand.

POLITICS

One Major Mistake APC Needs To Avoid To Prevent PDP From Having An Advantage Ahead Of 2023

The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, needs to avoid a major mistake that may favour its main opponent ahead of 2023 general elections. That mistake is allowing top members of the party to cause crisis in the APC as they battle over who emerges the National Chairman.

  11 months ago ago
One Major Mistake APC Needs To Avoid To Prevent PDP From Having An Advantage Ahead Of 2023

EDUCATION

Senator Kwankwaso Built New Primary And Secondary School in Nassarawa State [Photos]

Just recently, the popular Nigerian politician and former Kano State Governor, Senator Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso built new primary and secondary schools in Nasarawa State. According to the reports, his Excellency Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso commissions the project on the 25th of October, 2021.

  11 months ago ago
Senator Kwankwaso Built New Primary And Secondary School in Nassarawa State [Photos]

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again; Uzodinma Reacts To Tanko Zubairu’s Death

Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again Unknown gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted two students of Federal University Lafia, Nasarawa State. Photo Credit: Dailypost The assailants invaded the university's host community on Saturday night, according to the DAILY POST. According to reports, the attackers stormed the area with sophisticated weapons, shooting sporadically before whisking the victims away to an unknown location.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Unknown Gunmen Attack Again; Uzodinma Reacts To Tanko Zubairu’s Death

POLITICS

APC National Convention: Top Nigerian Senator Declears Intention To Succeed Mai Mala Buni

As the National Convention of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is fast approaching, The immediate past Governor of Nasarawa State who is also the Incumbent Senator representing Nasarawa South Senatorial District, Umaru Tanko Al-makura on Monday declared his intention to contest for the APC National Chairmanship Position.

  11 months ago ago
APC National Convention: Top Nigerian Senator Declears Intention To Succeed Mai Mala Buni

ENTERTAINMENT

12 Interesting Things Yousef Said During His New Interview Today

Cc:- Yousef Garba (@officialking_yousef) • Instagram photos. 1. When he was asked about the State he came from and his full name, he answered by saying that his full name is, Yousef Garba, and he is from Jos, but his origin is Nasarawa State.

  1 year ago ago
12 Interesting Things Yousef Said During His New Interview Today

SOCIETY

Female suspects narrates how they helped bandits traffic guns across states

Two female suspects identified as Aisha Ibrahim and Hafsat Adamu, that were reportedly paraded by police in Abuja, have narrated how they helped bandits traffic guns across states. According to Aisha, she delivered an AK-47 rifle from Lafia, Nasarawa State to her male friend whom she identified as Babangida (one of the 11 kidnap suspects paraded by the police force), in Kaduna State.

  11 months ago ago
Female suspects narrates how they helped bandits traffic guns across states

POLITICS

(OPINION) Anti-Grazing Policy Adopted By Some States Might Be Working As Against What Gov Sule Said

Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule has stated that the anti-grazing policy adopted by some states in the country is not working. (Photo Credit - Daily Trust Newspaper) Recall that states like Enugu, Rivers, Akwa Ibom, Ondo and Lagos State have signed the anti-open grazing bill into law.

  1 year ago ago
(OPINION) Anti-Grazing Policy Adopted By Some States Might Be Working As Against What Gov Sule Said

POLITICS

What Gov. Sule has decided to do that is estimable rather than enacting the anti-grazing law.

The anti-grazing bill which has been signed into law by most southern governors has strongly met opposition from most northern governors who see It as the infringement of rights on the herders who have the constitutional right to freely move about in the country. However, it is also stated that no man should trespass the freedom of another man, in a bid to observe his freedom.

  1 year ago ago
What Gov. Sule has decided to do that is estimable rather than enacting the anti-grazing law.

JUSTICE

Emir Sanusi Should Have Accepted Fate As A Religious Leader Instead Of Taking Kano Govt. To Court

Deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II has gone to court to get justice on the violation of his fundamental human rights by the Kano State government and others. He won't let the sleeping dogs lie and will get justice from the court of law. So a Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed an appointment to give judgment on his case.

  1 year ago ago
Emir Sanusi Should Have Accepted Fate As A Religious Leader Instead Of Taking Kano Govt. To Court

ENTERTAINMENT

I Joined BBNaija To Represent The North – Yousef

The BB Naija ex housemate, Yousef, has revealed why he decided to join the reality show. He joined BBNaija to represent people from the northern portion of the country, according to the 29-year-old Secondary School teacher. The Nasarawa State native, whose birth name is Yusuf Garba, is confident in his goal, claiming that the North has been underrepresented on the show since its inception in Nigeria.

  11 months ago ago
I Joined BBNaija To Represent The North – Yousef

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How Nigerian Private Jet Owners Aid Illegal Smuggling Of Gold Out Of The Country

An investigative report has indicated that about $9billion is being lost annually due to illegal mining and smuggling of Gold out of the country. This has been of the major problems confronting the growth of the mining business in Nigeria. Photo of Gold used to illustrate the story

  1 year ago ago
How Nigerian Private Jet Owners Aid Illegal Smuggling Of Gold Out Of The Country

SOCIETY

Pictures Of Kidnappers, Armed Robbers And Rail Line Vandals Arrested In Nasarawa

It its bid to rid the state of criminal elements who have been terrorising residents, the Nasarawa State Police Command has said it has arrested a total number of 61 criminal elements in the state for different crimes. The criminals with their guns, crowbars and other items used for operation

  1 year ago ago
Pictures Of Kidnappers, Armed Robbers And Rail Line Vandals Arrested In Nasarawa

MILITARY

Other things gunmen who invaded Nasawara Local Govt Commission did apart from taking away valuables

The insecurity situation in Nigeria has been attributed to the activities of bandits, Kidnappers, unknown gunmen and Boko Haram insurgents. This nefarious activities perpetrated by this set of persons has consequently affected the country economically and socially, as industrialization and sustainable development in Nigeria had been hampered.

  11 months ago ago
Other things gunmen who invaded Nasawara Local Govt Commission did apart from taking away valuables

SOCIETY

Arrested Male Suspect Who Specializes in Stealing from The RCCG And MFM Churches Reveals His Tactics

The spate of security issues in Nigeria is alarming and worrisome. As observed in various reports, Criminal activities such as banditry, kidnapping, terrorism, and robbery are on the increase. However, in this report, a case of church robbery is another dimension of crime.

  1 year ago ago
Arrested Male Suspect Who Specializes in Stealing from The RCCG And MFM Churches Reveals His Tactics

SOCIETY

Gunmen attacks the Nasarawa government building

No fewer than 50 gunmen stormed the Nasarawa State Local Government Service Commission, stealing a safe box full of valuables as well as an AK-47 rifle belonging to a Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps officer (NSCDC). According to the report, the Permanent Secretary of the Commission, Rammatu Julde, made the announcement on Tuesday in Lafia, the state capital.

  11 months ago ago
Gunmen attacks the Nasarawa government building