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September 5, 2022

Five dead, four rescued in Jigawa canoe mishap

The incident occurred on Friday at about 7:00 p.m., when a locally made canoe carrying nine passengers capsized.

canoe mishap
August 28, 2022

Police arrest two kidnappers, rescue macheted victim in Jigawa 

The police had received a credible intelligence report before raiding the criminals’ hideout at Nisan Marke village, he said.

Bandits and Lawan Shiisu
July 19, 2022

Spy Number: Commissioner warns police in Jigawa against extorting motorists

“Police officers and officers of other security agencies attached to VIPs who use spy number plates are to ensure compliance with the IGP’s directive or risk being arrested.”

Spy number plates
July 13, 2022

Police arrest 10 suspects in Jigawa drug bust

The police boss has ordered raids on suspected criminal hideouts and black spots twice a week across the state.

June 28, 2022

Police confirm six persons died, others injured in Jigawa auto crash

The accident involved a Lexus, whose driver, alleged to have been carrying eight passengers, lost control, as a result of which the vehicle somersaulted.

A crashed vehicle used to illustrate this story
August 15, 2021

20 killed in Jigawa auto crash

The police in Jigawa have confirmed the death of 21 people in Sunday’s auto crash in the Gwaram local government area.

road crash scene