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Bandits, who abducted 138 pupils of Salihu Tanko Islamiyya School, Tegina, in May in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, have seized a man sent to deliver N30 million as another installment of the...

Bandits have released six from a group of 28 people they had been holding for 67 days, as Sallah gifts to their community in Katsina State. * The police have confirmed three officers were injured after...

Not fewer than 100 victims who were kidnapped in Manawa village, Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara state have regained their freedom after spending 42 days in captivity. Confirming the development, the State Commissioner of Police,...

A leader of bandits in Zamfara State, Turji, has released villagers and travellers abducted by his men after he reunited with his father, who had been arrested by security operatives. * Scores of bandits and two...

Suspected bandits, under the leadership of one Turji, have reportedly attacked some villages in Shinkafi LGA of Zamfara state. Turji was said to have accused the villagers of giving information that led to his father’s arrest. His...

No fewer than seven people have been killed and 10 others kidnapped in separate attacks carried out by bandits in Chikun, Kajuru and Giwa Local Government Areas of Kaduna State. Among the victims were four persons...

Not less than 15 people recently kidnapped by bandits in Tegina town of Niger state at the weekend escaped from their Abductors. The 15 were among the adults abducted along with the 156 pupils of the...

Bandits have killed 57 persons in a fresh attack on Magarya ward, Kadawa community of Zurmi local government area of Zamfara state. The attack, which occurred on Thursday evening till the early hours of Friday, only...