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Governor, ACF back order to shoot bandits with AK-47

By Joseph Jibueze, Adebisi Onanuga, Robert Egbe, Tajudeen Adebanjo, Uja Emmanuel, Makurdi and AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna     Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom and the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) have…

Presidency: bandits carrying AK-47 to be shot on sight

By AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna Choppers ferry weapons, food to bandits in Zamfara Why Fed Govt declared ‘no fly zone’ in state ACF calls for extension of action to Borno, Benue,…

BREAKING: Buhari orders security agents to shoot anyone carrying AK-47

Justice Joseph Itsebaga Acha of Benin High Court has reacted to condemnations over his verdict in the divorce suit involving Chief Leemon Ikpea and his wife, Agnes. Ikpea, a 64-year-old…

‘Please Don’t Carry AK-47’ – Bauchi Gov Recants Statement Asking Herdsmen To Carry Arms

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has backpedalled on his earlier position supporting the use of AK-17 rifles by herdsmen for “self-defence”. Nairalovers earlier reported how the controversial statement earned Mohammed…

Igbo, Yoruba Among Bandits Terrorising Nigeria, Gov Bala Defends ‘AK-47’ Comment Again

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has stood by his recent statement backing herdsmen’s use of Ak-47 rifles for “self-defence” because the herdsmen allegedly do not have government’s protection. “Because the…

● Zamfara: Bandit leader Daudawa, gang members surrender 20 AK-47 rifles, RPG

A bandit leader, Auwalu Daudawa, and six members of his gang, on Monday, surrendered 20 AK-47 rifles and one RPG to security agencies in Zamfara State. They declared their repentance…

● Troops recover AK-47 rifles from bandits in Kaduna

Troops of Operation Thunder Strike (OPTS) have recovered four AK-47 rifles from bandits in Kaduna. Samuel Aruwan, commissioner for internal security and home affairs, disclosed this in a statement issued…

Ebonyi: Hoodlums attack police station, kill 3 officers, steal 2 AK-47 rifles

From Chijioke Agwu, Abakaliki. Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the attack on Onueke Police Station in Ezza South Local Government Area of the state by hoodlums. The command disclosed…

Burnt Police Station: Fear Grips Ibadan Residents As Police Disclose Hoodlums Cart Away AK-47 Rifles

Some residents of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital are living in fear following the looting of a police armoury by hoodlums on Tuesday. Some hoodlums had during the #EndSARS protest…