Troops Kill Nine Bandits, Rescue 12 Victims In Zamfara

12 kidnapped persons in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State have been rescued by troops of Operation Hadarin Daji. This was revealed in a statement issued on Sunday by the Acting Director Defence Media Operations, Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko. According to Onyeuko, the troops also killed nine bandits, arrested 14 others, and 13 houses […]

Bandits Kills Village Head And One Other In Zamfara Attack

The head of Karauchi Village in Zamfara state simply identified as Malam Gambo, alongside one Mustapha Halilu, have been killed by bandits who attacked Dansadau Emirate of Maru Local Government Area of the State. This was confirmed by the state police command who said the bandits came in large numbers and attacked Kujemi village on […]

Kaduna Massacre: El-Rufai To Deal With Bandits

Kaduna State Governor  Nasir El-Rufai has vowed that his government will deal with the bandits who killed many and destroyed properties in the state. The governor made the vow on Monday when he who visited Kerewa, Rago, Marina, Zariyawa, Hashimawa and  Gidan Musa Saidu to assess the damage done to the communities by bandits. He […]

Police Kill Notorious Kidnapper, Arrest Bandits In katsina

The Police Public Relations Officer in the katsina State, SP Gambo Isah, has disclosed that the Police have  succeeded in killing a notorious kidnapper, and arresting some suspected bandits in the state.  SP Gambo Isah who disclosed  this in a press statement on Thursday, stated that the arrested bandits were terrorising Kumare and Zakka villages […]

Police Inspector Killed, Two Officers Injured In Shootout With Bandits

A Police Inspector, Ibrahim Chibok, has been killed during a shootout with bandits who attacked Muchiya Kaji village in Niger State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Niger, Mr Muhammad Abubakar, confirmed this in a statement on Monday, February 17, 2020. He revealed that two other Officers of the Niger State Police Command were injured […]

Katsina Bandits Killing: Police Arrest One Suspect, Recover Nine Motorcycles

The spokesman for the Katsina State Police Command, SP Gambo Isah, has confirmed the arrest of a middle-aged man in connection with the Friday bandits’ attacks on two Katsina villages where thirty people were officially confirmed killed and several houses and animals burnt. The Police spokesman also said nine motorcycles suspected to belong to the […]

Bandits Kill 33 In Katsina Villages

At least 33 people have been killed in fresh attacks by  bandits who invaded not less than seven villages in Katsina. The suspected bandits stroke on Friday evening burnt houses, animals and injured many  in Tsauwa and Dankar villages in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. The Katsina State Police Commissioner, Sanusi Buba, who […]

Nine Missing As Bandits Kill 21 In Kaduna Village

Nine persons are reported missing as bandits kill no fewer that 21 persons in Bakali village in Fatika District, Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The Punch reports that  victims include 11 members of a family, who were locked and burnt inside their house. It was gathered that the bandits stormed the  village on […]

Bandits kill 11 villagers in Kaduna, Zamfara

Armed bandits have killed 11 people in separate attacks in northern Nigeria. A community leader and residents said disclosed this on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, noting that in the first incident on Monday, six vigilantes were killed when gunmen invaded Kakangi village in the restive Birnin Gwari area of Kaduna State. The Source said the […]

Army Clash With Bandits In Katsina

The Nigerian Army spokesman, Captain Kayode Owolabi, has disclosed that troops of the 17 Brigade of the Nigerian Army on the 7th of January 2020 decimated some bandits in Magama Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina state. The army spokesman in a statement said that the troops encountered the bandits while the miscreants were trying […]