Police arrest notorious robbery suspect with pistol in Kaduna

Operatives of the Kaduna State Police Command have arrested a notorious suspected armed robber and cultist. Spokesman Mohammed Jalige made the disclosure in a statement on Sunday, May 9. Mr. Jalige said the command acted on credible intelligence received from a good samaritan through the DPO Kabala West on May 8, about 7 am, which… Continue reading Police arrest notorious robbery suspect with pistol in Kaduna

Eight killed,Eight four injured as armed bandits open fire on travellers, attack communities in Kaduna

Eight people have been killed and four injured by armed bandits in separate attacks in communities across Chikun, Giwa and Kajuru local government areas of Kaduna State. The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who confirmed this in a statement on Wednesday, March 31, said armed bandits shot at a vehicle… Continue reading Eight killed,Eight four injured as armed bandits open fire on travellers, attack communities in Kaduna

Parents of abducted students in Kaduna block expressway and give government 48 hours to rescue their children (photos)

Parents of the 39 kidnapped students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State today March 21, blocked the Mando -Kaduna Airport Road leading to the school as they demanded urgent government intervention for the safe return of their children. The students were on March 11 abducted by… Continue reading Parents of abducted students in Kaduna block expressway and give government 48 hours to rescue their children (photos)

Troops rescue 10 persons abducted from FAAN staff quarters in Kaduna

10 persons abducted from the staff quarters of Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in Kaduna state, have been rescued by troops after spending 11 days in captivity. Those rescued have been identified as Ilori Sunday, Celestina Sunday, Beauty Oshaibie Sunday, Miracle Sunday, Marvelous Sunday, Destiny Sunday, Samuel Sunday, Deborah Sunday, Badiyatu Abdullahi Gambo and… Continue reading Troops rescue 10 persons abducted from FAAN staff quarters in Kaduna

Suspected bandits reportedly attack primary school in Kaduna, abduct pupils and teachers

Suspected armed bandits have attacked the UBE Primary School in Rama, a village located about five kilometers from Birnin Gwari town in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of the State, abducting a yet-to-be ascertained number of pupils and teachers. DailyTrust reports that the attack occurred around 9am on Monday while pupils were trooping into the… Continue reading Suspected bandits reportedly attack primary school in Kaduna, abduct pupils and teachers

Nigerian Air Force personnel killed in gun duel with armed bandits in Kaduna

Troops of the 271 Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Saturday February 13, foiled an ambush by a group of armed bandits at Ungwan Laya near Birnin Gwari, killing many of them. The NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Ibikunle Daramola, who disclosed this in a statement in Abuja, said some NAF personnel were killed… Continue reading Nigerian Air Force personnel killed in gun duel with armed bandits in Kaduna

Man, 40, arrested for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in Kaduna

The Ministry of Human Services and Social Development in Kaduna, has announced the arrest of a 40-year old man for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in the state.  The suspect, Musa Hassan was arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kaduna State Command.  The Ministry said in a statement that the suspect… Continue reading Man, 40, arrested for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl in Kaduna

The insecurity in Kaduna is bad and life has no value – Aisha Yesufu calls out Governor El-Rufai

Bring Back Our Girls co-convener and #EndSARS protest frontliner, Aisha Yesufu has lashed out at Governor El-Rufai over insecurity in Kaduna state.  Reacting to a tweet in which a lady notified the Kaduna state Governor of the abduction of brothers who went to deliver a ransom to kidnappers who abducted their sisters which includes a… Continue reading The insecurity in Kaduna is bad and life has no value – Aisha Yesufu calls out Governor El-Rufai

Items looted from warehouses are dangerous to health- Kaduna state govt warns

The Kaduna state government has warned that the foods and drugs carted away from the warehouses attacked by some residents of the state are contaminated and dangerous to health. The state government gave the warning in a statement released this morning by Samuel Aruwan, the Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs. Read below The… Continue reading Items looted from warehouses are dangerous to health- Kaduna state govt warns

Truck crushes newly married woman, three others to death in Kaduna

At least four persons including a newly married woman have died after a truck loaded with sand ran into a motorcycle and tricycle. The bike and keke napep were waiting at a traffic light at Kaduna Refinery Junction along Kachia Road under Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State when the accident occurred. The incident angered… Continue reading Truck crushes newly married woman, three others to death in Kaduna