Some good news emanated from the northern part of Nigeria on Friday concerning the quest to tame the insecurity monster threatening the nation. The news was that Fulani Christians, under the auspices of the Fulani Christians Association of Nigeria (FULCAN), have denounced the role of their tribesmen in the nation's security challenges even as they proffered lasting solutions to the issues.
Angry mob set some armed robbers ablaze at Gbaremu bus stop in Ibadan North LGA in Oyo State. The robbers set on fire by the angry mob were two in number. According to a report by Sahara Reporters, the incident took place on Friday night. The robbers were said to be specialized in snatching motorcycles and POS machines from unsuspecting victims.
The high level of insecurity in Nigeria have caused a lot of tension and issues within some communities in the country. Residents in some areas have left their houses and properties due to the security challenges affecting their regions. (Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters). However, Bandits are the criminals causing issues in the northern part of Nigeria while the unknown gunmen are the people responsible for most of the attacks in the Southeastern part of the nation.
The Killing Of 5 Youths By EbubeAgu: Why Weren't The Victims Arrested And Handed Over To The Police?
A recent report from Sahara Reporters has disclosed how the EbubeAgu Security Network operating in the Southeast part of the country has killed 5 persons in Ebonyi State after they invaded the Amasiri community in the Afikpo North local government area of the state and opened fire on some youths over allegations that they sealed off one Lebanese quarry company in the area.
Today's Headlines: Protest Begins In Abuja; No Proof Any Protester Was Killed At Lekki Tollgate- Lai
Protest Begins In Abuja Some EndSARS protesters took to the streets of the nation’s capital on Wednesday to commemorate the first anniversary of the protest. Photo Credit: Dailytrust The protesters converged on Unity Fountain, Abuja, before trooping to the streets. Omoyele Sowore, publisher of Sahara Reporters, was among those who addressed the protesters, who wielded placards within Unity Fountain.
Reports reaching us from Sahara Reporters has confirmed an attack on Nkeiendonwro village in Bassa local government area of Plateau State by gunmen suspected to be herders. The report revealed that the attackers killed a man and his 2 sons who were on their way to the farm on a motorcycle, while another resident sustained injury.
OPINION: Other People Need To Be Punished With Policeman Caught Voting In Kano As Police Vows To Act
Police authorities have reacted to the picture showing a policeman voting during the congress of the ruling party in Kano State. Image credit: Blueprint The policeman, Bashir Muhammad, was seen voting in the midst of leaders of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC in Kano State.
According to Sahara Reporters, the Presidency has said that the trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, will lead to the end of the group. The presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, made this known while responding to harsh criticism of President Buhari by "The Economist", a London-based news magazine.
Ahead of the upcoming 2023 general elections, the Minister of Interior Affairs, Rauf Aregbesola has come out to state that prisoners will be able to vote in the upcoming election because their rights as inmates to vote during elections aren't limited by the constitution. Photo Credit: Premium Times
(Photo Credit: Vanguard) The Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma has reacted to the attack of traditional monarchs in Imo State. According to a report on Sahara Reporters, the monarchs were attacked by unknown gunmen, at the Nnenasa community, headquarters of Njaba local government area of Imo State.
The wave of attacks on the Nigerian Police in the South Eastern part of the country continued on Monday, October 18, 2021, as unknown gunmen attacked a police station in Ebonyi State. Sahara Reporters reported that unidentified armed group attacked the Ohaukwu Police Headquarters at 135 Ezzamgbo, Ohaukwu Local Government Area of the aforementioned state.
A sad development report from Sahara Reporters has disclosed how bandits who recently kidnapped Jennifer Awashima an aspiring member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on her way to her orientation camp in Kebbi State have threatened to kill her or marry her off if her family refuses to pay a ransom of N3,000,000 (Three million naira) demanded by the assailants.
On the news today, the past governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, whose classified and unlawful offshore activities PREMIUM TIMES broadcasted in the ongoing Pandora Papers series has been invited for interrogation by the EFCC, Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency. According to reports, this action is the first recognized action by any Nigerian law enforcement agency since PREMIUM TIMES began reporting powerful Nigerians entangled in offshore activities that were uncovered through the global Pandora Papers investigation.
The Killing Of 40 Innocent Citizens In Goronyo Market:A Major Proof To Declare Bandits As Terrorists
The activities of bandits in the Northern part of Nigeria have caused a lot of tension within the country. These bandits have killed many people and kidnapped students in some Northern states in the nation. Recently, about 40 persons were killed by bandits at Goronyo market in Sokoto State.
According to reports we obtained from Sahara Reporters, the former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, has on Monday, made series of statements concerning the demands for an Igbo President in 2023, and how the agitations for Biafra stand to mitigate such demands.
Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters, was attacked by hoodlums at the premises of the Federal High Court, Abuja. The incident happened on Thursday 21st October, 2021, during the trial of Nnamdi Kanu. It could be recalled that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu was produced in Court for the continuation of his trial after the Federal Government amended the charges against him.
The dreadful activities of insurgents on innocent citizens is really unbecoming. One of the recent cases is the terrible attack on Abuja-Kaduna Train, on thursday early morning after the eid maulud break. SOURCE: Sahara Reporters According to Sahara Reporters, the security formation in the area were blamed for the attack for failing to stop them despite having a pre-information two days before the attack.
The terrible activities of different kinds of insurgents have really caused unrest in the nation. More frequently, we record series of attacks from different parts of the country and that's really disheartening. One of the recent attack, is that of the Abuja-Kaduna train. Reports from Sahara Reporters, revealed that the armed bandits had attacked the train a night before the incidence happened.
How El-Rufai's Recent Claims About ISWAP Contradicted Earlier Reports Of Boko Haram's Allegiance To Them
Following the advancement of terrorism in the country despite the relentless efforts of the Nigerian military towards ensuring that insurgency is subdued and annihilated, the able governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai has come out to disclose how the ISWAP (Islamic State West African Province) terrorist sect are now chasing out Boko Haram (BH) insurgents from the North-East part of the region to the North-West.
Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, was assaulted by suspected hoodlums at the Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday. Sowore was denied access into the court by the security agents. But as he was still talking to the security men, some young men about 20 in number, it was observed arrived.