Posts Tagged ‘Nasarawa’

JUST IN: Boko Haram Now Regrouping In Nasarawa, Says Governor Sule

By Seun Adeuyi Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule has confirmed the presence of the Boko Haram terrorist group in his State. Recently, Nasarawa has been witnessing serious security challenges. The Governor disclosed this on Friday while briefing State House reporters after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. While stating that […]

Panic As Kidnappers Abduct Nasarawa APC Chairman

By Seun Adeuyi & Idowu Maryam There is panic in Nasarawa State, following the abduction of Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the stae, Philip Shekwo, by gunmen. the APC chairman was kidnapped on Saturday night by armed men who invaded his Lafia residence breaking through the fence. They reportedly exchanged gunfire with […]

Nigerian Army Raids Terrorist Group Darul Salam In Nasarawa, Discovers Bomb Making Factory, Weapons

The Nigerian Army on Thursday revealed that it has dispersed a terrorist commune identified as Darus Salam in Toto LGA of Nasarawa State. The operation is said to have dispelled over 410 members, made up mostly of women and children. The Army said it recovered several Improvised Explosive Device making materials at the location including […]

Nasarawa Govt Threatens Recede Of Operational Licenses Of Erring Schools

Nasarawa State Government has threatened to recede operational licenses of any private school that will be caught contravening or going against the stipulated lockdown order for schools re-opening. The threat was issued by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Mr Usman Abu in Lafia, on Monday. “We learnt that school principals have […]

Nasarawa Gov Says Killers Of Traditional Ruler, Immigration Officer Arrested

Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi Sule said recently that the alleged kidnappers and killers of deceased Traditional ruler, Amos Ubere and Immigration Officer, Salisu Usman have been apprehended by the police. He gave this disclosure while briefing reporters on the current progress made at the moniker police training school in the school in the state. […]

Kano govt denies banishing former Emir, Sanusi

The Kano state government did not banish the deposed Emir, Muhammad Sanusi II, Attorney-General of the State, Ibrahim Muktar has said. Muktar, who said the state government was clear in its press statement on Monday, added that Sanusi was deposed but never made any reference to any banishment. He said this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme […]