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Two vandals arrested for destroying rail track in Kaduna

by on May 8, 2021 0
The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC), has announced the arrest of two persons suspected of vandalising rail tracks along Kaduna-Zaria rail line. Haruna Sabo, the NRC Northern District Engineer, made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), on Saturday in Zaria He said that the corporation had deployed patrol teams... Read More

Parents of Nigeria kidnap victims plead for government help

by on April 29, 2021 0
When Linda Peter last spoke to her daughter, the brief phone call left her relieved the teenager was alive but distraught because she could not pay any ransom demanded. Peter’s 18-year-old daughter, Jennifer, was among 39 students abducted by gunmen on March 11 from a forestry college in the northwestern Nigerian state of Kaduna.... Read More

Gunmen kidnap students of Kaduna only private university

by on April 21, 2021 0
Kaduna State is gradually turning to epicentre of kidnapping by bandits as gunmen again struck on Tuesday night abducted some students of Green Field University in the State. The incident was said to have occurred at about 8:15 pm on Tuesday when the hoodlums invaded the school. The private varsity is located along the... Read More

Police says rescue eight kidnapped victims in Kaduna

by on March 30, 2021 0
The Kaduna State Police Command on Tuesday said that it has rescued eight kidnapped victims and recovered an AK-49 rifle from bandits. In a statement, the state command spokesman, Muhammed Jalige, said the victims were abducted sometime on February 28, along the Zaria-Kaduna expressway aboard a luxurious bus on their way to Delta State.... Read More

Security Agencies Foil Attempts by bandits to Attack Kaduna School, FAAN Quarters

by on March 14, 2021 0
Few days after bandits abducted 39 students of the Federal School of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, Kaduna, Nigerian security agencies on Saturday foiled attempts by another group of bandits to abduct students of Government Secondary Science School (GSSS) Ikara, Ikara Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to the state Commissioner for Internal Security and... Read More

Nigeria heading for 2nd Covid-19 wave, possible restriction as two governors go into isolation

by on December 12, 2020 0
By Oludare Mayowa In the news this week are the announcements that both the Governors of Lagos and Kaduna States, Babajide Sanwo-Olu and Nasir El-Rufai have gone into self-isolation respectively in preemptive measures against the Coronavirus infection. Sanwo-Olu of Lagos was said to have decided to go into self-isolation having been in close contact... Read More