Bandits Kill 11 People in Kaduna
It is another pathetic day in Kaduna State has the security forces reported to the Kaduna State Government that Kurmin Masara general area of Zangon Kataf LGA was attacked in the early hours of Sunday. The update was given by the Kaduna state commissioner for internal security and home affairs.
According to the reports, troops of the Nigerian Air Force Special Forces who responded to distress calls from the area also fell into an ambush as they mobilized to the scene of the attack.
The troops cleared the ambush and reached the general area, along with troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH).
As of 4:30PM, eleven residents were confirmed killed, and some inflicted with gunshot injuries.
The victims confirmed killed are listed as follows:
- Elizabeth Ayuba
- Veronica Auta
- Bege Daniel
- Kephas Waje
- Promise Jacob
- Damaris istifanus
- Hauwa Joshua
- Dogara Gambo
- Lidia Ishaya
- Michael Achi
- Gabriel Michael
Over thirty houses and properties were burnt in the attack.
Troops Arrested 17 Suspected Bandits in Plateau and Kaduna
The personnel of the Nigerian Army of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), a military task force maintaining peace in Plateau and parts of Bauchi and Kaduna States, have arrested 17 suspects over alleged murder, kidnapping, armed robbery and other criminal acts.Capt. James Oya, the Media Officer of the operation, disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Jos.According to Oya, the suspects were arrested between Aug. 21 and Aug. 28 at various locations within its area of res...
Nigeria Army Killed Several Bandits in Kaduna
The Nigerian army made a significant effort in diminishing the growth of banditry in some states as several bandits got killed during a coordinated operation in Kaduna State.The onslaught against terrorist groups in the North West, troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army on Operation Forest Sanity conducted clearance operation to Maidaro, Kagi Hill, Kusharki and Anguwan Madaki in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State during which contact was made with terror...
Police arrest gunrunner who supplies arms to bandits in Kaduna, recover AK47 rifle
The Kaduna State Police Command has apprehended a suspected gunrunner who specializes in selling rifles and ammunition to the state's bandits.The suspect, Rilwanu Abdullahi, was apprehended by operatives linked to the Zaria command acting on a tip-off, according to the command's spokesperson, ASP Mohammed Jalige.An AK 47 rifle and 600 7.62 X 39mm live bullets were discovered inside the petrol tank of a Volkswagen with the registration plate AX 973 LGA, according to...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.