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  • Bandits Block, Operate At Kontagora Minna Road

    2 days ago

    Bandits have on Saturday blocked the Kontagora-Minna Road in Niger State, causing gridlock in the area and leaving many passengers stranded. Accord...

  • Police In Niger Arrests Two Suspected Bandits

    4 days ago

    The Police in Niger State disclosed that it has arrested two suspected bandits and recovered 71 cows and 23 sheep which were allegedly stolen. Depu...

  • Niger PDP Stakeholders Endorse Saraki For President

    6 days ago

    Stakeholders in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Niger State have endorsed former Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki, for the PDP ticket in ...

  • Super Tucano Fighter Jet In Niger At Risk Of Destruction 

    1 week ago

    The member representing Agwara/Borgu Federal Constituency, Jafaru Muhammad (APC, Niger), has raised the alarm that the Super Tucano fighter jets stati...

  • Abducted Civilians Escape Captors During Air Strike On Bandits’ Hideout In Niger State

    1 week ago

    The Nigerian Air Force has neutralized scores of bandits in Niger State. The Air Component of Operation Gama Aiki (OPGA) bombarded the bandits, giv...

  • Vigilantes Kill 13 Terrorists In Niger State 

    1 week ago

    13 terrorists believed to be members of ISWAP and Boko Haram were on Thursday killed by vigilantes in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. ...

  • Niger State Government Raises Alarm Over Boko Haram Activities

    1 week ago

    Insurgents in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State have been forcing parents to withdraw their children from schools and flouting government&r...

  • Niger Police Arrest Ritualist, Four Suspected Bandits

    2 weeks ago

    The Police in Minna, Niger State yesterday announced the arrest of a spiritualist working for bandits and four suspected bandits in its ongoing war ag...

  • Niger State Bans Sale Of Motorcycles

    2 weeks ago

    In a bid to curb incessant banditry and kidnapping in Niger State, Governor Abubakar Sani Bello has banned the sale of motorcycles in the state. Th...

  • Kidnap Victim In Niger State Recounts Ordeal In Captivity

    2 weeks ago

    Rufai Galadima, a resident of  Niger State, says he was tied to a tree and beaten by bandits who kidnapped him from his community. Recounting ...

  • Boko Haram Seizes Shiroro, Rafi LGAs In Niger State

    3 weeks ago

    Boko Haram terrorists have taken over five communities in Rafi and Shiroto Local Government Areas of Niger state, an official of the state said. Al...

  • Niger State Police Neutralize Fleeing Kidnapper

    3 weeks ago

    The Niger State Police Command says Thursday it killed a fleeing kidnap suspect at Bosso Local Government Area of the state. Commissioner of Police...

  • Bandits Abduct Family Members Of Victim Who Came To Deliver Food As Ransom

    3 weeks ago

    Kidnappers who took people from the Maza-Kuka community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State have abducted two family members of their victim...

  • Niger State Government Demolishes Suspected Kidnapper's House 

    4 weeks ago

    Niger State government over the weekend demolished a house belonging to a suspected kidnapper in Minna, the state capital. The two-bedroom apartmen...

  • Gunmen Kidnap Over 30 In Niger State

    1 month ago

    Gunmen have abducted 30 passengers at Garin Gabas in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State. The victims were kidnapped on Wednesday in three se...