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Okada ban: Zamfara govt orders shoot at sight on violators

THE Zamfara State government has banned the riding of motorcycles, popularly known as okada, from 8:00 pm to 6:00 am in Gusau town, the...

Bandits buying more weapons with ransom, says Niger State govt

THE SECRETARY to the Niger State Government Ahmad Matane said bandits operating in the state and other parts of the country are collecting ransoms...

Reactions as Buhari’s minister asks Nigerians to defend themselves against armed bandits

MIXED reactions have trailed comments by Bashir Magashi, minister of defence, asking armless Nigerians to defend themselves against armed bandits in the face of...
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Three notable bandits surrender to Nigerian troops in North west- DHQ

THE Nigerian Defence Headquarters say its clearance operations against banditry in the North West have been yielding results as three notable bandits have surrendered...

Nigerian troop arrests two foreigners in Niger State over banditry

THE Nigerian Defence Headquarters on Tuesday say two foreigners who were among bandits terrorising Kasuwan Ango Community in Mariga Local Government Area of Niger...

Troops neutralise 27 armed bandits along Katsina-Zamfara border in air attack

THE Air Component of Operation HADARIN DAJI said it has inflicted damages on armed bandits in a coordinated air attack  dwellings along the Nahuta-Doumborou...
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The killing spree continues in Zamfara State, dozens reported killed in one week

THE massive bloodletting in Zamfara State, courtesy of bandits and kidnappers, is not easing up anytime soon as dozens of people have been reported...

BLOODY JULY: Boko Haram, herdsmen, bandits killed 403 people in six states

AS many as 403 Nigerians were killed in July by suspected Boko Haram terrorists, herdsmen and bandits across the northern part of the country. The...

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No elected federal official, appointee will earn more than civil servants – Peter Obi

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has said no federal public servant, including elected and appointed officials, will...

Naira redesign: Presidential endorsement not sufficient to legitimise process – Falana

HUMAN rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has faulted the recent endorsement of the naira redesign by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying...

ECOWAS to get new complex in Abuja by 2025

NIGERIAN President Muhammadu Buhari has laid the foundation of the new ECOWAS Headquarters Complex in Abuja, the Federal Capital...

2023: Peter Obi promises to increase power generation to 25,000mw by 2025

LABOUR Party (LP) presidential candidate, Peter Obi, has promised to increase the country's power generation capacity to 25,000 megawatts...

Okupe was expelled for mishandling N20m campaign funds — Ogun LP

THE Chairman of the Labour Party (LP) in Ogun state, Michael Ashade, has said Doyin Okupe, the party’s presidential...
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June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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Russia’s ‘Satan 2’ nuclear missile NOT capable of destroying the whole world

AMID the ongoing Russia – Ukraine crisis, a viral post...

Why UAE refuses work permit applications from Nigerians

  THE on-going rift between the governments of Nigeria and...
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