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BREAKING: Buhari arrives in Katsina for Saturday’s elections

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday arrived in Katsina en route Daura, his hometown, to participate in the rescheduled presidential and National Assembly elections holding on Saturday. The presidential aircraft conveying the President, his wife, Aisha, and some of his aides landed at Umar Musa Yar’Adua International Airport, Katsina, about 3.25p.m. …

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Katsina bandits’ attacks: IDPs relocate to Batsari

Over 1,300 people displaced by bandits’ attacks at villages in Katsina State last week have relocated to Batsari town. They are from Sabon Garin Dunburan, Garin Labo, Kwandatso, Garin Yara, Shigi, Garin Dodo and Dan Tudun Garin Yara. Bandits had in an attack on Kasai village killed an army captain …

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Katsina police arrest suspected kidnapper

The Katsina State Police Command said it has arrested a member of a notorious kidnap syndicate in the state. This is contained in a statement signed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah, which was made available to newsmen on Wednesday in Katsina. He said that the suspect had …

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Police Bust Kidnap Syndicate In Katsina

A suspected kidnapper, Magaji Gudaji, 30, has landed in police net following the N2million ransom he allegedly received from a businessman (name withheld) in Malumfashi, Katsina State. The suspect, a resident of Dayi in Malumfashi local government area of the state, was said to have threatened the businessman to pay …

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Police arrest ‘notorious kidnapper’ in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command says it has arrested a notorious member of a kidnap syndicate in the state. This is contained in a statement signed by the command’s spokesman, SP Gambo Isah, and made available to newsmen on Wednesday in Katsina. He said the suspect had threatened to kidnap …

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Political parties resume campaigns in Katsina

John Ameh, Katsina Political parties have resumed campaigns in the Katsina State, ahead of the Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly elections. The development followed the decision of the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof Mahmoud Yakubu, to reverse the ban on the campaigns by parties. Yakubu had earlier …

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