Posts Tagged ‘Kaduna’

Ex-Gov Yamalan Yero gives solution for peace in Nigeria

by Seun Adeuyion February 23, 2020
A former Governor of Kaduna State, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero has summarised Nigeria’s security challenges to the problem of leadership and poverty. He stressed that unless the two issues are tackled squarely, peace will continue to elude the nation. Yero was speaking at the 5th International Love and Tolerance Conference, an initiative of the Nigerian Tulip International […]

JUST IN: 87 Shiites freed in Kaduna

by Seun Adeuyion February 21, 2020
A Nigerian court on Friday freed 87 members of a pro-Iranian Shiite group accused of killing a soldier following clashes with troops more than four years ago, their lawyer said. The court in the northern city of Kaduna “discharged and acquitted” the members of the  Islamic Movement in Nigeria for lack of evidence linking them […]

Gunmen kidnap 13-yr-old girl in Kaduna, kill two

by Seun Adeuyion February 21, 2020
Two people were killed while a 13-year-old girl was abducted by gunmen in Kaduna on Thursday. The gunmen were said to have invaded  Angwan Alkali, Mararaban Rido area, a suburb of Kaduna metropolis around 1am. They reportedly headed for the resident of a prison warder and killed him. However, while the assailants were breaking into […]