Posts Tagged ‘Bandits’

INSECURITY: Bandits Kill 20 In Fresh #Zamfara Attack

by Seun Adeuyion October 22, 2020
20 persons have been killed by bandits in Tungar Kwana village, a community in Zamfara State, for giving information to security agencies about their operations. While sources in the village situated in Talata-Mafara Local Government Area (LGA) of the state said 22 people were killed on Tuesday night, the state police command said 20 people […]

Troops Apprehend Bandit’s Informant, Rescues Woman

by Gerald Onwukaon August 14, 2020
The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Bernard Onyeuko, said the troops under the Sahel Safety Operation in Katsina State has successfully apprehended a bandit’s informant, freed a woman that was forcefully married by the marauder. According to him, “the freed woman has been passed to the government, while the informant will be in supervision for […]

8 Bandits Killed, 30 Cows Recovered By Police In Kastina

by Gerald Onwukaon August 9, 2020
Police Command in Kastina State has recently confirmed the killing of eight persons, suspected to be bandits and in the process recovered 30 stolen cars in Batsari Local Government Area of the state. This confirmation was made by Division’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah in Kastina, on Saturday. The suspected bandits according to him, […]

BREAKING: Bandits Currently Attacking Kafanchan In Kaduna

by Seun Adeuyion July 24, 2020
Reports reaching BREAKINGTIMES indicate that bandits are currently attacking Kafanchan town in Southern Kaduna, Kaduna State. The attackers reportedly invaded the area in the late hours of Friday and started shooting sporadically. The casualty figure and number of injured persons are yet to be ascertained, as at the time of filing this report. Details later…

Bandits Hit Katsina Community, Kill 15 Farmers

by Seun Adeuyion July 7, 2020
Residents of Yar Gamji village in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, have disclosed that at least fifteen farmers were on Monday morning killed by bandits. The farmers were working on their farmland when the bandits attacked about 10am and killed them, the residents told a national daily. The bandits reportedly arrived on the […]

Kaduna: Bandits Murder 70-Yr-Old Woman After Collecting Ransom

by Seun Adeuyion June 25, 2020
It was a black Wednesday in Buruku village, Chikun Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna State, as bandits slaughtered a 70-year-old woman after collecting ransom for her release. She was reportedly murdered along Kaduna-Birnin-Gwari area of the state. Ex-Kaduna Lawmaker, Shehu Sani disclosed the incident via his official Twitter account, @shehusani. According to Sani, Ramatu […]