Posts Tagged ‘Armed Bandits’

Bandits Kill 14 Persons, Injure 10 in Zamfara

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 19, 2019
Zamfara State Police Command yesterday confirmed the killing of 14 persons and injuring of 10 others by bandits in Karaye village of Gummi Local Government Area. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the attack is the first major breach of the peace agreement between the state government and the bandits initiated by Governor […]

Kastina state Govt exchanges six bandits for 20 kidnap victims

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 11, 2019
Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, on Tuesday disclosed that six bandits had been released from the government’s custody, saying that the bandits in the state would in turn release 20 kidnapped persons. He made the disclosure in a chat with newsmen shortly before he went into a closed-door meeting to perfect the release of the […]

Confession: Helicopter dropped weapons for my boss inside forest ~ Suspected bandit

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 21, 2019
A 20-year old suspected bandit, Aliu Musa, revealed on Wednesday that he once watched an helicopter drop weapons for his boss inside Dinya Forest in Kankara Local Government Area of Katsina State. Musa, along with another suspected bandit, Salmanu Isa, 18, were among other suspects paraded for various offences at Katsina Police Command headquarters. Musa […]