Wednesday, February 8, 2023


February 2, 2023

Troops dislodge bandits in Kaduna; rescue 30 victims: Army

Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army have dislodged bandits along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari road and rescued 30 kidnapped victims.

January 24, 2023

Nigerian students face rape, torture, hard labour in Boko Haram, bandits’ captivity

As of 2022, Amnesty International published that Boko Haram and bandit armed groups had kidnapped over 1,500 school children.

Released kidnapped students and President Muhammadu Buhari
January 20, 2023

Bandits beheaded Benue residents, took away their heads: Witness

“A man, his wife and four children were all wiped out in the attack,” the witness stated.

Bandits and Policemen
January 17, 2023

Boko Haram, bandits, IPOB, cultists’ threats could mar 2023 elections: INEC Chairman

Violence and threat of violence are major challenges to organising credible elections in 2023, says INEC chair.

January 16, 2023

Remembrance Day: Bandits made education backward in Zamfara, says Matawalle

“Education also remains backward as many primary and secondary schools were forced to shut down due to the activities of bandits.”

Governor Bello Matawalle and Bandits
January 15, 2023

Bandits shot pastor, kidnapped 5 women going to church in Katsina: Police

The spokesman said that the command is doing its best to apprehend the kidnappers.

Bandits, Gambo Isah used to illustrate the story
January 15, 2023

NPFL: Remo Stars, Rivers United win at home; Abia Warriors stun Rangers as Sunshine, Dakkada grab late equalisers

Three away wins, two home wins, four draws producing a combined 22 goals were recorded in various venues across the nation.

Remo Stars and Rangers
January 15, 2023

Bandits burn Catholic priest alive in Niger; police begin manhunt

Another victim, identified as Father Collins sustained gunshot wounds in his shoulder while attempting to escape from the burning building.

Bandits and Reverend Father Isaac Achi
January 15, 2023

Police neutralise four, arrest four kidnap suspects in Bauchi

The police said its operatives also recovered fabricated SMG rifles, and three operational motorcycles from the suspected kidnappers.

Ahmed Wakil
January 14, 2023

Cash-strapped Ghana slams $773 million tax penalties on MTN

The penalty, which the largest African carrier is contesting, was imposed as the nation battles a debt crisis and record inflation.

MTN and President Nana Akufo-Addo