Sunday, May 16, 2021


May 15, 2021

Kidnapped Plateau varsity student released

The victim entered the kidnappers’ car and they took the N3,000 in his pocket and cleared the money in his bank account.

May 8, 2021

El Rufai terrorist sympathiser, heartless Fulani warlord: Ortom

The Benue governor fired back at his Kaduna counterpart in a scathing statement on Saturday.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom and Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai
May 2, 2021

Abducted King’s College student rescued, army says

The army did not disclose where or how the victim was rescued but said he was rescued unhurt and without ransom.

Nigerian troops
May 2, 2021

UGM strike on Kogi highway, kill Governor Bello’s top commissioner

Solomon Adebayo, Governor Yahaya Bello’s pensions commissioner, was reportedly killed while travelling to Kabba area from Ilorin on Saturday evening.

Solomon Adebayo
May 1, 2021

Abduction: UNIJOS shuts down students’ hostels

The official said that the outcome of a meeting indicated that the university has become a soft target for insecurity.

UNIJOS Main Camp Gate
April 29, 2021

Gunmen attack Capro missionary school in Jos, abduct four

This is not the first time Capro mission has been attacked by gunmen. School founder Bayo Famonure was attacked alongside his family.

Simon Lalong
April 18, 2021

Fuel tanker explodes after losing control, kills dozen in Benue

The truck fell over, spilling its content all over the Oshigbudu/Obagaji Junction. A petrol station was also affected.

Tanker fire
April 16, 2021

Gunmen kill six at Plateau beer parlour

The police said investigations to unravel the cause and perpetrators of the attack have commenced.

Unidentified gunman used to illustrate the story.
April 13, 2021

Police deny rumours of kidnapped students at Plateau varsity

The students and ASUU chair in the school called for more security around the institution.

April 8, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Bandits ambush Nigerian Army logistics convoy, cart away N28 million cash, weapons

An officer and soldiers who took part in the operation were still missing as of Thursday morning, The Gazette understands.