Tag: Bandits

Abdulsalami denies link with bandits — Nairalovers

By AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna   Former Head of State General Abdulsalami Abubakar yesterday denied having any link with bandits and terrorists in Niger State. His denial followed social media reports…

Abdusalami: I Have No Link with Terrorists, Bandits — Nairalovers

A former Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (rtd), has said that he has no link with any terrorist or bandit group within or outside the country. Abubakar made the…

BREAKING: Bandits attack Katisna Mosque, abduct 40 worshippers — Nairalovers

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yoruba land, Iba Gani Adams, has warned President Muhammadu Buhari against allowing what would trigger another war in Nigeria. Adams warned that God would not forgive…

Bandits kill ex-soldier, wife, daughter-in-law in Kaduna — Nairalovers

By AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna A retired Army Sergeant, Christopher Madaki, his wife and daughter-in-law were on Saturday killed by bandits in Golkofa community, Jama’a LGA of Kaduna state. Kaduna Commissioner…

I Lost My Pregnancy In Bandits Prison – Freed Kaduna Student — Nairalovers

A pregnant woman who was one of the 37 students abducted from the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna State, has narrated how she lost her pregnancy in captivity….

Insecurity: Buhari accused of aiding bandits, told to arrest Sheik Gumi — Nairalovers

Buba Galadima, former leader of the defunct Congress for Progressive Change, CPC, has called on the Federal Government to re-enlist the services of mercenaries in fighting Boko Haram and bandits….

Buhari under attack for begging bandits to release abducted students — Nairalovers

  President Buhari has been attacked on social media for appealing to bandits to release the abducted students of Greenfield University, five of whom have already been reportedly killed. Buhari…

Bandits: Fani-Kayode commends Buhari, El-Rufai over release of 27 Afaka students — Nairalovers

The Presidency has come under fire over its Tuesday allegation that it has evidence that some ‘disruptive elements’ are planning to recruit ethnic groups and politicians to pass a vote…

Jonathan, Buhari paid ransom to bandits, kidnappers, but denied it – Obasanjo — Nairalovers

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government and that of his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, paid ransom to kidnappers and bandits, but denied it. Obasanjo, who said…

Boko Haram kidnapped Greenfield students not bandits – Sheik Gumi — Nairalovers

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has neutralised bandits congregating to carry out attacks in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna State. Mr Samuel Aruwan, the state Commissioner for…

Bandits Use Ransom To Buy Deadly Weapons, Settle Informants – Sheikh Gumi — Nairalovers

Shiekh Ahmad Gumi, a Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, has revealed what bandits do with the money they raise as ransom. Bandits, he claims, use the proceeds from robbery to buy weapons…

Bandits in rush to make more money, Buhari tackling issue wrongly – Gumi — Nairalovers

Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, on Monday, disclosed the reason Nigerians are witnessing a rise in the activities of bandits. Gumi said most bandits were in a hurry to…

Security operatives foil attack by bandits, recover 300 cattle in Zamfara — Nairalovers

Forty-two persons from the northern part of the country who arrived Ondo State with unknown mission have been returned to their states of origin. The suspected invaders, who were rescued…

Police Explain How ‘Bandits’ Killed Kogi Commissioner — Nairalovers

The Kogi State Police Command has confirmed the killing of the state’s Commissioner for Pensions, Solomon Adebayo, by alleged bandits. The Kogi police spokesperson, Willams Ayah, told THE WHISTLER on…

Insecurity: Two district heads suspended over link to bandits in Katsina — Nairalovers

Katsina Emirate Council has announced the suspension of the District Head of Kankara LGA for having ties with bandits operating in his territory. The Secretary of the Emirate Council, Alhaji…