Posts Tagged ‘Jigawa’

Police In Jigawa Nab 11 men Over Rape Of Preteen

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 1, 2020
Police authorities in Jigawa confirm eleven men in the state are currently in custody for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl. The arrest took place on Sunday as confirmed by spokesperson of the State police command, Abdu Jinjiri, who said the incident said occurred at Limawa Quarters in Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The […]

Mother kills one-day-old baby, buries him in Jigawa

by Seun Adeuyion February 11, 2020
Jigawa State police command have arrested an 18-year-old lady (name withheld) for allegedly killing her one-day-old baby boy after they exhumed the corpse in Ringim Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Abdu Jinjiri, confirmed the incident to journalists in Dutse on Monday. Jinjiri said the suspect, a resident […]

BREAKING| Gunmen Abduct Jigawa Lawmaker’s Mother

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 3, 2019
The mother of Yayaha Muhammad, a lawmaker in the Jigawa State House Assembly, has been kidnapped by gunmen. This was confirmed by the Jigawa State Commissioner of Police, Bala Zama, confirmed this today (Tuesday). The lawmaker’s mother was kidnapped Monday night from her residence in Danladin Gumel, Suletankarkar local council of the state. The National […]

Inferno claim 20 lives, 218 others rescued in Jigawa

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 17, 2019
The Jigawa State Fire Service said at least twenty persons have lost their lives and 218 persons rescued in different fire incidents from January to June 2019. This was stated by the state Director, Fire Service Alh.Ahmad Danyaro Gumel, while briefing newsmen on the directorate’s achievement in his office. “218 persons were saved from different […]

Mammoth crowd welcomes Atiku in Jigawa Rally

by Breaking Timeson January 22, 2019
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, met an unprecedented crowd cheering and chanting Atiku! Atiku! on Monday. The National Chairman of PDP, Prince Uche Secondus, told the mammoth crowd that PDP is coming to power to put food on their tables and tackle hunger in the land. “We are bringing in an […]

17 Year old Tafida Cuts off Boyfriend’s Manhood in Jigawa

by Breaking Timeson August 13, 2018
A 17year-old girl, Ramatu Tafida, has cut off the manhood of her 25-year-old boy friend, Mr Abdullahi Sabo, in Jigawa, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) has said. AC Adamu Shehu, the corps Spokesman in the state, who confirmed this in Dutse on Saturday, said the incident occurred in Babura Local Government Area of […]