Tag: bandits

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YNaija TodayJune 30, 2022

Bandits kill 13 soldiers, kidnap Chinese workers in Niger State

Bandits have attacked a mining site in Ajata-Aboki in Gurmana Ward of Shiroro Local Government Area, Niger State and have ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiMarch 11, 2022

#StopBanditry should be an everyday trend and these women’s “we no dey gree” chant is a start

Bandits now operate at will, choosing where and when they want to kill fellow human beings like it’s a normal ...

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Ado AminuAugust 24, 2021

Officers gunned down, Major kidnapped as bandits break into NDA; Zuma seeks public donations for his legal fight | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Officers Gunned Down, Major Kidnapped As Bandits Break ...

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Ado AminuAugust 23, 2021

UN urges end to exploitation on Day for the Remembrance of Slave Trade, Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Ethiopia starts building local rival to Facebook Ethiopia ...

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Kola MuhammedJune 18, 2021

Bandits abduct scores of students in Kebbi, Buhari pays tribute to Kenneth Kaunda | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the Nigerian nation today, these are the top news stories that should not escape your attention. Bawa: EFCC has ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 10, 2021

The Language Professor: Yet again, President Buhari to teach bandits “in the language they understand”| #YNaijaCover

Barely one week after President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement in a tweet threatening to deal with members of the Indigenous People ...

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Ado AminuJune 2, 2021

Buhari vows to ‘shock’ those promoting insurrection, Bandits demand N110m for Islamiyya pupils | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the thirty-six states of Nigeria, these are the five biggest stories you shouldn’t miss out on: Insecurity: Buhari vows ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 9, 2021

Gold diggers: Bandits abduct over 100 Zamfara miners | The #YNaijaCover

It would be difficult for any Nigerian to claim ignorance of the increasing rate of wanton killings, banditry, and kidnappings ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 4, 2021

Peter Obi: ‘Teacher dey work, Bandit dey chop’ | The #YNaijaCover

Twitter NG was Thursday abuzz with quotes of former Anambra Governor, Peter Obi, on the state of the nation; especially ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 26, 2021

Commerce and Industry: Kidnap of Zamfara School Girls reinforces worrying thoughts on banditry | #YNaijaCover

All is far being well in a country where three mass kidnap of children can take place unchecked in three ...

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Ado AminuDecember 11, 2020

Laying curses is the latest trend in the incompetence playbook

To err is human, and to pray for the basic necessities of governance like the security of life and property ...

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Ado AminuDecember 7, 2020

Gov. Zulum is either playing a presidency-inspired script or does not respect human lives

Understandable outrage has followed a report that Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Zulum, has said that the security situation under President ...

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EditorMay 14, 2020

#SaveKatsinaNow is bringing attention to the violence plaguing the president’s home state

News about the Coronavirus has all but taken over news feeds across the country. It is on all the platforms, ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Funmi Iyanda’s ”Walking With Shadows” is the queer Nollywood movie we need right now

Queer cinema isn’t exactly dead in Nollywood, but we can admit that it’s nowhere near Hollywood’s churning content on LGBTQ ...

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Bernard DayoJune 28, 2019

The Late 5: PDP dares Buhari, Osinbajo to make their assets public; Troops kill 15 bandits in Zamfara | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Nigeria will continue to support ICC – Buhari President Buhari on Friday ...

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Bernard DayoJune 10, 2019

The Big 5: Scores killed as bandits attack five Sokoto villages; Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s resignation, wants five new Supreme Court judges appointed | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Buhari accepts Onnoghen’s resignation, wants five new Supreme Court judges ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 23, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 23rd of May

Follow the links to read our latest stories:     The Big 5: Electricity generation falls to 2,616MW, six plants ...

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Bernard DayoApril 11, 2019

The Late 5: House of Reps gives Buhari 48 hours to address nation on killings; Sign new minimum wage into law before Workers’ Day, NLC tells Buhari | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: House of Reps gives Buhari 48 hours to address nation on killings ...

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AzeezJanuary 27, 2017

Armed bandits raid Zamfara village, kill one

The Police in Zamfara has said one person has been killed in Magazu Village of Tsafe Local Government Area after ...

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AzeezNovember 23, 2016

Police rescue 41 persons kidnapped by bandits in Zamfara

The Police in Zamfara State said it has rescued 41 persons abducted by bandits in Maru local government area of ...

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AzeezNovember 19, 2016

Bandits abduct 40 traders, kill at least 35 in Zamfara

Suspected bandits on Friday attacked four villages in Maradun Local Government of Zamfara State, killing at least 29 people, Daily ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 20, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Army kill 4 kidnappers in Zamfara, Kaduna | Top 10 quotes from the US Presidential debate | Mining sector to get N30bn intervention fund

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Army kill 4 kidnappers in Zamfara, Kaduna – YNaija “My brother’s killer is ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 14, 2016

Army kills 11 bandits in Zamfara

The Nigerian Army has killed eleven armed bandits in Zamfara state. This is contained in a statement issued on Wednesday ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

Nigerian Army raids cattle rustlers camp, 2 arrested

The Nigerian army, on Wednesday disclosed that they successfully raided the camp of cattle rustlers at Yan Mangu forest, near Dandindin village, ...

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December 21, 2013

Not good: Marijuana sellers take over Nasarawa as illegal trade thrives

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Nasarawa state has now become the prime resort for “weed” sale and consumption. This trend is the ...

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February 1, 2013

Wholesale: 100 armed robbers attack community in Kaduna, kill 3 policemen, raid homes, 2 banks (PHOTO)

by Chi Ibe One of the banks bombed during the attack. | credits: saharareporters.com On Thursday January 31, about 100 ...

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November 26, 2012

Tolu Ogunlesi: Life ain’t some James Bond sh-t (YNaija FrontPage)

We licked our wounds, swapped stories, stewed in our numbness, picked spent bullet shells as though we were harvesting grain. ...

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