Tags : Zamfara

Bandits Attack: 23 Vigilante Members Killed In Zamfara Village

At least 23 local vigilante members have been killed and several others injured when bandits attacked Ruwan-Tofa community in Zamfara State. The spokesman for Zamfara State Police Command, Mohammed Shehu, confirmed the incident on Monday, June 22, 2020. He noted that the security officials were killed during the attack carried out between Saturday, June 20, […]

Bandits Kill 21, Injure 12 Others In Fresh Attacks In

Suspected bandits have killed 21 people and wounded 12 others during attacks in some villages in Maru and Talata Mafara Local Government Areas of Zamfara State. Confirming the incident, the spokesman of the state police command, Mohammed Shehu, says the bandits attacked Tungar Malan, Manyan Karaje, Tungar Arne, Dangodon Maiyakane, Dangodon Mai Masallaci and Boleke […]

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: Three Dubai Evacuees Test Positive

Three of the returnees recently evacuated from Dubai have tested positive for Coronavirus. According to Channels TV, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi, announced this on Sunday, May 17, 2020, via his Twitter handle. He said the evacuees tested positive following a test conducted on them and have been admitted to […]

COVID-19: Oyo Records 31 More Cases

Thirty-one more people have tested positive for Coronavirus in Oyo State. The State COVID-19 Task Force confirmed this on Saturday, May 16, 2020, in its latest update on the disease in the State. The Task Force, in a statement, revealed that 30 of the cases were members of Staff of the same organisation based in […]

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. […]

COVID-19: NCDC Reports 242 New Cases, Total Infections Now 4,641

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 242 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. This brings the total confirmed infections to 4,641 in the Country. In a tweet late on Monday, May 11, 2020, the NCDC reported 88 new cases in Lagos State, 64 in Kano State, 49 in Katsina State and 13 in […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 381 New Cases, Total Infections Now 3,526

Nigeria has recorded 381 new cases of the Coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the Country to 3,526. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), confirmed this in a tweet on Thursday, May 7, 2020. Of the new cases, 183 are in Lagos State, 55 in Kano State, 44 in Jigawa State, while […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 195 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), has confirmed 195 new COVID-19 cases in the country, taking Nigeria’s total cases to 3145.  Of the new cases, 82 are in Lagos State, 30 in Kano State, 19 in Zamfara State and 18 in Sokoto State. Ten in Borno State, nine in the FCT, eight in Oyo , […]

Oyo Records Six New Cases Of Coronavirus

Oyo State has recorded six new Coronavirus cases, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the State to 29. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control made the disclosure in a post on its Twitter handle on Friday, May 1, 2020. The post also disclosed that the State has also recorded nine recoveries and two deaths. […]