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We’ve Deployed Drones, Modern Technology To Deal With Insecurity – IGP

Iniobong Sunday, Uyo The Inspector General of Police, IGP,  Alhaji Usman Alkali Baba, yesterday assured that security challenges  in the country would soon be overcome, saying with the deployment of special technology in virtually all areas of their operations, the new

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Matawalle Confirms 58 killed In Tuesday, Thursday Zamfara killings

Sani Muhammad Sani, Gusau  The Zamfara State Governor Bello Mohammed Matawalle has assured the tracking and arrest of bandits behind Tuesday’s and Thursday’s gruesome killings of 58 innocent people across seven villages under Bukkuyum and Anka local government areas of

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Zamfara Police Neutralised 2 Bandits, Recover 22 Rounds of Ammunitions

Sani Muhammad Sani  Zamfara State Police Command’s Special Forces has repelled bandit attack on commuters along Gusau – Tsafe – Funtua Road Neutralising 2 of the suspected bandits, recovering 22 live ammunitions, one operational motorcycle and one handset. The Police

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Zamfara Police Rescue 21 Kidnapped Victims

Sani Muhammad Sani Zamfara State Police Command has rescue twenty one kidnapped children including two female, who were among the people abducted by suspected armed bandits at Kucheri Village, along Gusau – Funtua Road on 31st December, 2021. The Command’s

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Declare State Of Emergency In Sokoto, Others – Tambuwal

ibrahim goronyo, sokoto Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a full-scale state of emergency on all areas in Sokoto and other northern states where terrorists have claimed territories. This, according to him, is

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Insecurity: President Buhari Dispatches High Level Delegation To Kano, Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday has dispatched a high-level delegation, made up of the heads of the nation’s intelligence and security services, to Sokoto and Katsina states. This is disclosed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on

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Gov Matawalle Commiserate With Gov Tambuwal Over Bandits Attack

Ahmad Ibrahim Gusau The Zamfara State Governor Bello Mohammed (Matawallen Maradun, Shattiman Sakkwato) has commiserated with his Sokoto State counterpart, Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal over yesterday’s heartbreaking incident where a bus alighting from Sabon Birni village in the state was

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Matawalle Storm FCET Amidst Bandits Attack Scare

Sani Muhammad Sani  The Borno State Governor Bello Matawalle has on Monday storm the Federal College of Education (Technical) Gusau amidst speculations of Bandits imminent attack on the institution.  The Governor decided to doused the tension and improved on the

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Banditry Or Terrorism? Law And The Language Of Politics (II)

Jerry ‘Obans’ Obanyero The Act, particularly Section 1(2)(a)-(h), defines a terrorist as a person or body corporate who knowingly within and outside Nigeria directly and indirectly does, attempts, threatens acts of terrorism, participates or facilitates, assists, incites or promises act

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43 People, Perished In Goronyo Bandits Attack, Says Tambuwal

Asiya Muhammad Sani Fourty three people have been confirmed dead in the wake of the attack by bandits on Goronyo township in Goronyo local government area of Sokoto state. Gov. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state gave this clarification after

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