Tags : Kebbi State

Bandits Kill 66 In Eight Kebbi Villages

No fewer than 66 people have been killed by bandits in various villages in Kebbi State. Spokesperson of the Kebbi State Police Command, DSP Nafiu Abubakar confirmed the killings. He said the victims were murdered in eight villages of Danko/ Wasagu Local Government area. According to him, though the Police were still counting the number […]

Governors Meet With Miyetti Allah, Condemn Criminality

Some Governors have met with the national leadership of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) in Akure, Ondo State capital, and condemned criminal activities by bandits, kidnappers, rapists among others who hide in forests to unleash mayhem on innocent citizens.   The Governors include Engr Seyi Makinde of Oyo State; Mr Gboyega Oyetola of Osun […]

COVID-19: Four States Record Index Cases

Four more states have recorded index cases of coronavirus, raising the figure of states that have confirmed at least one case of COVID-19 in the country. They are Taraba, Kebbi, Ebonyi and Bayelsa states. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced this in an early-morning tweet on Monday, April 27, 2020. It revealed that […]

Troops Kill 13 Bandits, Arrest Eight In Zamfara, Two Other

Troops have killed 13 bandits and arrested eight others in Zamfara, Katsina, and Kebbi States. The Acting Force Information Officer of Operation Hadari Daji, Captain Ayobami Oni-Orisan, disclosed this in a statement on Friday, February 21, 2020. He explained that the feat was recorded during clearance operations, ambushes and fighting patrols in several locations across […]

Northern Governor’s Wives Launch Cancer Prevention Campaign

The Northern Governors Wives Forum (NGWF) has launched cancer prevention awareness campaign in Borno for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to raise awareness on its menace. The wife of Kebbi State Governor, Dr Zainab Bagudu and also the Secretary of the forum said this at the campaign ceremony held at Mohammed Goni IDPs camp in Maiduguri. […]

Two Killed, Many Displaced As Gunmen Attack Nine Villages In

At least two people were killed and hundreds of villagers displaced as gunmen suspected to be cattle rustlers attacked nine villages in Wasagu-Danko Local Government area of Kebbi State. The suspected bandits were said to have invaded the villages which are remotely located, and share border with neighboring Zamfara State, at about 7pm on Tuesday […]