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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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.
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.
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.