Bandits abduct 36 in Kaduna communities

December 7, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Bandits on Sunday and Monday attacked communities in Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna state abducting not less than 36 people in the communities.  According to a source, the bandits operated late on Sunday and in the early hours of Monday taking away women, children and men into an unknown destination in the forests. “Nobody was killed in the Read More

Breaking: Bandits strike, abduct 30 passengers in Niger

October 20, 2021 Aideloje Ojo, Minna 0

Bandits have struck again, and the abduction of 30 passengers at Garun Gabas in Rafi local government area of Niger state. The passengers were reportedly abducted on Wednesday by the gunmen from three separate vehicles comprising of 18 seater bus and two other vehicles. It was learnt that the bandits in their large number with dangerous weapons stormed Zungeru Garun Read More

NDA attack: Nigerian security on reverse gear – ACF

August 24, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has expressed shock over the invasion of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) by bandits who killed two military officers, injured one other and kidnapped another officer. ACF lamented that invasion and desecration of the factory where all Nigerian military officers are produced, is an indication that Nigeria’s national security system is running on reverse gear, a Read More

Gunmen attack Abuja community, kidnap 4 herders, scores injured

August 15, 2021 Editorial IV 0

Gunmen have attacked a Fulani settlement in Dogon-Ruwa community, Kwali area council of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja, kidnapped four herders while others were seriously injured. It was gathered that the incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday when the attackers invaded the area with AK-47 rifles, shooting sporadically before whisking the victims to an unknown destination. The Read More

Breaking: Bandits Kill 2, Kidnap 200 islamic school children in Niger

May 30, 2021 Aideloje Ojo 0

Two people have been confirmed killed when bandits raided Tegina town in the Rafi local government of Niger state on Sunday afternoon and kidnapped 200  children in an Islamic School in the town . The bandits according to an eyewitness stormed the town riding on many motorcycles and shot sporadically into the air to create fears in the people. Blueprint learnt Read More

Gunmen abduct Oyo APC youth leader’s wife in Ibadan

May 24, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Sunday evening abducted wife of the All Progressives Congress (APC) youth leader in Oyo state.  Blueprint gathered that the APC youth leader, Dr Adenike Oni-Salawu, was said to be driving in front of her wife when she was kidnapped in front of their Aromolaran house in Old Ife road area of Ibadan. Trouble reportedly started Read More

Gov Sani Bello raises red alert: Boko Haram 2 hours from Abuja, hoists flag in Niger

Occupies 50 Shiroro, Munya villages, towns Gunmen abduct 5 Makurdi agric varsity students Kill 2 more Kaduna students, 9 in Anambra attack 2 women, children kidnapped in Zaria, 9 in Oyo Troops repel attack on Mainok, kill scores, lose officer, 6 others  Boko Haram terrorists have established territory in parts of Niger state and hoisted their flag in Kaure village Read More

Breaking: Gunmen invade Oyo, kidnap 18

April 22, 2021 Bayo Agboola, Ibadan 0

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted about 18 persons on the Igboora-Eruwa Road in Ibarapa area of Oyo state. Blueprint gathered that the 18 persons were abducted by the gunmen on Wednesday night while traveling in an 18-seater bus said to be coming from Abeokuta, and heading for Eruwa through the Igboora- Eruwa road. The gunmen alleged to be herders Read More

Bandits kill 5 vigilante members in fresh Niger attacks

April 13, 2021 Aideloje Ojo 0

  At least five vigilante members have been reported killed on Monday in attacks on a local market and some communities in Shiroro local government area of Niger state. Co-convener, Concerned Shiroro Youth, Sani Kokki, said the assailants carried out the attack while commercial activities were going on at Bassa market. “Casualties were recorded as it was reported that about Read More