kidnapping

Edo HOS Anthony Okungbowa kidnapped, driver shot dead

December 20, 2020

114 ViewsEdo state head of service Mr. Anthony Okungbowas has been reported kidnapped by armed men. A driver attached to him was shot dead by the hoodlums during the incident that occurred on Saturday close to Benin City. Okungbowa was appointed Head of Service, (HOS) by Governor Godwin Obaseki may this year. The state commissioner […]

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Insecurity: Zamfara State Government orders schools in the area to be shut down

December 16, 2020

102 ViewsFollowing the abduction of about 300 schoolboys at a secondary school in Katsina, Zamfara state governor, Bello Matawalle, has ordered the immediate closure of boarding schools bordering neighboring Katsina and Sokoto states.  The state’s Commissioner of Education, Ibrahim Abdullahi, disclosed this to newsmen in Gusau, the state capital saying the move became necessary in […]

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Kankari Abduction: Governor Masari orders immediate closure of schools across the state

December 14, 2020

123 ViewsFollowing the abduction of school children in Kankara local government Area of Katsina State, Governor Aminu Masari has ordered the immediate closure of all schools in the state. Several media outlets reported that on Saturday, December 12, armed men stormed Government Science Secondary School and began shooting sporadically into the air, causing a stampede […]

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End killings, kidnapping in Zamfara now, protesters urge Buhari

April 6, 2019

307 ViewsIndigenes of Zamfara, resident in Abuja, have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently intervene and stop the killings and kidnappings currently going on in the state.  The indigenes, who held a protest in Abuja on Saturday, decried the insecurity in the State which has resulted in apprehension, displacements of communities and loss of […]

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