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BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Two Policemen, Abduct Canadian, American In Kaduna

BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Two Policemen, Abduct Canadian, American In Kaduna

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed two policemen and abducted two foreigners – an American and a Canadian – in Kaduna State. Spokesman for the Kaduna State Police Command, Mr Mukhtar Aliyu, confirmed to Channels Television on Wednesday that the incident took place in Kagarko Local Government Area of the state. Mr Aliyu said

BREAKING: Six Persons Killed In Fresh Attacks In Benue LG

Six persons have been killed by suspected herdsmen in a set of renewed attacks on communities in Logo, Guma and Okpokwu Local Government Areas of Benue State. Governor Samuel Ortom confirmed the attacks on Wednesday at the Government House in Makurdi, the state capital. He made the disclosure when he received a former military administrator

ACF leaders warn against anarchy, disintegration

North’s leaders mainly under the auspices of the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) yesterday warned that the country risked anarchy and disintegration under the drift is arrested.   They spoke during a conference: “The North and The Challenge of Leadership” organised by Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation and Arewa Research and Development Project (ARDP).   The

Kidnapped Taraba Lawmaker Found Dead

Taraba State has been thrown into mourning following the death of a kidnapped lawmaker, Honourable Hosea Ibi. Late Ibi, the member representing Takum II Constituency in the Taraba State House of Assembly, was found dead after he was abducted by gunmen in  December 2017. The Police Public Relations Officer, Mr David Misal, confirmed to Channels

Benue killings: You lied, Osinbajo replies Ortom

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said he was shocked by media reports that quoted the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, as saying that he (Osinbajo) was warned ahead of the January 1 killings in Logo and Guma Local Government areas of the state. In a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,

IBB warns against senseless bloodshed in Nigeria

A former president, Ibrahim Babangida, on Sunday urged Nigerians and governments at all levels to serve as national vanguards in resolving some recent disturbing incidents affecting national security. Mr. Babangida, a retired army general, made the call in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna. According to the statement,