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Zamfara: We’ve secured release of over 3000 kidnap victims since 2019

    Zamfara: We’ve secured release of over 3000 kidnap victims since 2019

The Zamfara government says it has secured the release of over 3,000 kidnap victims from 2019 to date. Ibrahim Dosara, the commissioner for information, spoke on Tuesday in Gusau while

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Report: Police tracking devices remain inactive as officers struggle to trace bandits, insurgents

    Report: Police tracking devices remain inactive as officers struggle to trace bandits, insurgents

The major tracking devices used by the police to trace bandits, insurgents, and criminals have remained inactive since the beginning of 2021. PUNCH reports that the inability of the tracking

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Abductions: Don’t shy away from foreign assistance, Kaduna rep advises FG

    Abductions: Don’t shy away from foreign assistance, Kaduna rep advises FG

Yakubu Barde, a member of the house of representatives, has condemned the recent spate of abductions in Kaduna state.  Barde, a lawmaker representing Chikun/Kajuru federal constituency of Kaduna, said it

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Protecting our schools

    Protecting our schools

Since the Chibok girls’ abductions in 2014, schools in the north have not been the same again. Schools have come under a barrage of attacks from insurgents, bandits and this

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Youths block Kaduna-Abuja highway after bandits ‘kill four, abduct 49’

  Youths block Kaduna-Abuja highway after bandits ‘kill four, abduct 49’

Some youths, on Saturday morning, blocked Kaduna-Abuja highway to protest the killing of four people and the abduction of 49

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Niger governor travels abroad — hours after abduction of schoolchildren

  Niger governor travels abroad — hours after abduction of schoolchildren

Abubakar Bello, governor of Niger state, has travelled out of the country. The development comes less than 24 hours after

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Insecurity is crippling Nigeria’s education system — here’s what we must do

  Insecurity is crippling Nigeria’s education system — here’s what we must do

BY OLUSOLA OWONIKOKO In Nigeria, students have been risking their lives for an education. Like in most parts of the

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Benue sets up committee to address school attacks

  Benue sets up committee to address school attacks

The Benue government has set up a committee to address insecurity in schools within the state. The committee’s duty is

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Kaduna to critics: Payment of ransom hasn’t stopped attacks since 2014

  Kaduna to critics: Payment of ransom hasn’t stopped attacks since 2014

The Kaduna state government has insisted on its refusal to negotiate with kidnappers, stating that payment of ransom to bandits

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Niger shuts all secondary schools

  Niger shuts all secondary schools

The Niger state government has ordered the closure of all secondary schools –private and public– in the state. Hannatu Salihu,

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