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Terrorism Expands to Nigeria’s North West as Boko Haram Confirms Abducting Kankara Schoolboys

*Says ‘No Demands Made Yet’ Boko Haram’s announcement makes the students' abduction the group’s first major operation in Nigeria’s northwest. By Kunle Adebajo In a move that informs expansion of terrorist groups in Nigeria’s North West, Boko Haram has confirmed that it was responsible for the abduction of over 300 students from Kankara,

Gov Masari Confirms Over 333 Katsina Students Still Missing

*School has a total population of 839 students Senator Iroegbu Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State has said that at least 333 students of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, are still missing. The governor who made the disclosure while briefing the federal government delegation including Defence Minister and Service Chiefs, said

Customs Impound Weapons Concealed in Bags of Rice in Kebbi-Video

The operatives of the Nigeria Customs Service have intercepted a truck smuggling guns and ammunition into Kebbi State, North West Nigeria. North West is currently ravaged by armed bandits and Neighbouring state to Katsina where over 300 secondary school boys were recently abducted. Suspected smugglers being paraded and interviewed On Sunday December

Kankara School Attack: IGP Deploys Additional Rescue Forces

*Orders revamp of security around schools Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the deployment of additional operational and investigative assets to support the ongoing search and rescue operations in Kankara and its environs in Katsina State. The deployment is sequel to the unfortunate attack on Government

2019 ASVI: Buhari’s Katsina, GEJ’s Bayelsa Retain Poor IGR States Status-Report

•2019 Annual States Viability Index ASVI: FCT, 36 States Generate N1.3tr IGR Against N4.4trn from Federation Account Allocation •Lagos Generates More IGR than 20 States Combined •Rich/Economic Viable States: Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Kwara, Kaduna, Enugu States •Insolvent/Poor IGR States: Katsina, Kebbi, Borno, Bayelsa, Taraba States The Economic Confidential has released the Annual States

‘Armed Bandits’ Kill 15 Nigerian Soldiers, Three Officers in Deadly Ambush in Katsina State

•28 others Wounded In Action  Senator Iroegbu The Jihadists and terrorists operating under the codename of 'armed bandits' terrorising the North West and North Central regions of Nigeria, have reportedly killed three officers and 15 soldiers of the Nigerian Army in a deadly ambush in Katsina State. This is coming barely 24

ICYMI: Other Top 10 Security Related News in Nigeria

By Major Hashim Abdullahi SERVICE CHIEFS HAVEN’T DISAPPOINTED BUHARI, NIGERIANS –BURATAI THE Chief of Army Staff, Lt.Gen. Tukur Buratai, has declared that he and other service chiefs appointed five years ago have not disappointed the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), and the nation in the discharge of their responsibilities. Buratai