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Police kill 6 kidnap suspects, arrests 37

Six kidnap suspects have been killed in a shootout by Policemen of the Special Tactical Squad, (STS) on Friday. The Nigerian Police Force also paraded 37 kidnappers, armed robbers and cattle rustlers terrorizing travellers and people living in communities in Kaduna, Minna, Tegina, Birnin Gwari – Funtua within Kaduna, Niger and

Police nab five suspected killers of seven Abuja officers

•Parade 37 bandits, criminals terrorising N'West, N'Central Jude Johnson The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has arrested five suspects in connection with the  ambush, attack and killings of seven Police personnel on duty at Galadimawa, Abuja on July 2, 2018.   The Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), Moshood Jimoh, disclosed this on Friday in Suleija,

2019: Makarfi vows to defeat Buhari, tackle security issues

Former Governor of Kaduna state, Ahmed Makarfi, has said he will defeat the incumbent president, Muhammadu Buhari if he wins PDP's 2019 presidential ticket. Makarfi, the immediate past National caretaker chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, stated this on Wednesday in Jos, at the Plateau State PDP secretariat. Makarfi, who said

EFCC Detains Former Kaduna Governor, Ex-Minister

A former Governor of Kadyna state, Ramalam Yero, has been detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Yero was on Wednesday detained alongside a former Kaduna Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chairman, Haruna Gaiya; a former Minister of State for Power, Nuhu Way; and former Secretary to Kaduna State government,

Soldiers feared dead in Kaduna attack

Nigerian troops

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna Twelve soldiers were feared killed on Tuesday night when bandits attacked them at Kampanin Doka Village in Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The soldiers were said to part of a special force deployed in the area to protect expatriates and people working on a new road linking

Army denies demolishing APC Secretariat in Kaduna

•Issues 3-day ultimatum to retract statement Jude Johnson The Nigerian Army has denied the report that their personnel were used to enforce the controversial demolition of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Secretariat in Kaduna State. The Director of Army Public Relations (DAPR), Brig-Gen. Sani Usman, in a statement on Wednesday, said the

Armed Gunmen Kidnap PDP Chieftain in Kaduna

Five heavily armed Gunmen have kidnapped a chieftain of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Musa Danbaba Saya-Saya in Kaduna State around 1,00 am Tuesday morning. The gunmen stormed Saya-Saya village in Ikara Local Government area of Kaduna State around where they forced their way into the residence Musa Danbaba Saya-Saya a former State Treasurer