Tags : Katsina

Suspected Bandits Allegedly Kill 15 In Fresh Katsina Attack

Suspected bandits have killed 15 farmers at Yar Gamji village in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. Channels Television reports that the victims were killed while working on their various farmlands when the bandits attacked at about 10:00 am on Monday. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Gambo Isah, confirmed the incident […]

Road Crash Claims Three Lives In Katsina

At least three persons have lost their lives in a road accident along Katsina/ Batsari highway. According to eyewitnesses the accident which involved a Honda Accord car, a tricycle, and a motorcycle left nine other persons injured. It was gathered that the accident occurred  at about 9pm on Friday along the highway around Bakiyawa The […]

Nigeria Records 566 New Cases Of COVID-19, As Total Infections,

Nigeria has recorded 566 new cases of the novel coronavirus late Monday, June 29, 2020, bringing the total number of infections to 25,133. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new figures via its verified Twitter handle. Giving a breakdown of the cases, the NCDC noted that the five states with the highest […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 675 New Cases

Nigeria has recorded 675 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 20,919. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this via ita offical twitter handle on Monday, June 22, 2020. According to the health agency, 7,109 patients have been successfully treated and discharged while 525 have died from the virus. […]

200 Zamfara, Katsina Bandits Killed In Air Strikes — DHQ

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters has disclosed that over 200 bandits have been killed by the army between Zamfara and Katsina states in multiple air strikes. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations Maj. Gen. John Enenche, revealed that the air strikes were executed after a series of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance missions.  Maj. Gen. John Enenche, stated […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 229 New Cases, Total Infections Now 8,068

Nigeria has recorded 229 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total infection in the country to 8,068. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new cases via a tweet through its official handle late Monday, May 25, 2020. Of the 229 cases in the country; Lagos-90Katsina-27Imo-26Kano-23FCT-14Plateau-12Ogun-9Delta-7Borno-5Rivers-5Oyo-4Gombe-3Osun-2Anambra-1Bayelsa-1 This takes the country’s total infections […]

Banditry: Senate Asks Buhari To Extend Military Operations To Sokoto,

The Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the ongoing Military operations against bandits to Sokoto, Niger, Kaduna, Kebbi and Zamfara States. The Lawmakers made the appeal on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, during plenary at the Senate Chamber of the National Assembly in Abuja. Senator Aliyu Abdullahi who sponsored the motion recalled that the […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 338 New Cases, Total Infections Now 5,959

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed that the Country has recorded 338 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. In a tweet on its official handle late Sunday, May 17, 2020, the NCDC said Lagos State had recorded 177 new cases, while Kano State has 64 cases. Other regions with new cases include […]

Inter–State Lockdown: NSCDC In Oyo Intercept Truck With 70 Travellers

Inter–State Lockdown: Oyo NSCDC Arrests 70 Northerners Along Ogbomoso-Ilorin Expressway Seventy Northerners have been arrested by Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Ogbomoso Command. Speaking on the early Morning arrest of Wednesday, May 13, 2020, the Assistant Commandant, Mr Ademola Bello disclosed that his Officers arrested the people at Ogbomoso-Ilorin expressway. […]

Kidnap: Police Rescue Two Women In Katsina

The police have rescued two women from suspected bandits in Kurfi Local Government Area (LGA) of  Katsina State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Katsina, Gambo Isah, confirmed this in a statement on Monday, May 11, 2020. He explained that the rescue operation was carried out following a distress call they received on Thursday last […]