20 gunmen arrested in Nigeria’s restive northern state of Kano

Xinhua | 2013-8-29 18:56:21 By Agencies  E-mail   Print At least 20 gunmen have been arrested in northwest Nigeria’s Kano State in raids carried out by the local police, authorities said Thursday. State police chief Musa Abubakar Daura told reporters that the arrests were made as part of the ongoing efforts …

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Boko haram strikes again; kill 32 in Benue, Borno communities

No fewer than 32 persons were killed by gunmen in separate incidents in Benue and Borno communities last Sunday. The bloody attack in Benue State occurred in Agbena and Agbaaga villages in Ukum Local Government area of the state, which left about 18 persons dead. The Borno State incident claimed …

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Detainees disappear amid Nigerian crackdown

The Associated Press Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 | 12:34 a.m. In an area of Nigeria where an Islamic insurgency has caught fire, security forces are carrying out night raids in residential neighborhoods and have arrested many people. No one knows where the detainees have wound up, whether they’re in good …

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About 11 Person Arrests With 74bottles Of Alcohol And 25liters Of Gogoro

UPDATES: Nana Akufo Addo Arrives At Supreme Court Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party in the 2012 general elections, Nana Akufo Addo has been sighted at the Supreme Court with his party Chairman, Mr. Jake Otanka Obetsebi-Lamptey. The More… Source

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Police Arrest 20 Armed Robbery Suspects in Kano

Nigerian police BY Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano Kano State Police Command yesterday paraded 20 suspected armed robbers who were arrested during various robbery operations in the state. Addressing journalists at the command headquarters, the state Commissioner of Police (CP), Musa Daura, said the armed robbery suspects specialised in cars and …

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Boko Haram, Militia Kill 29 in Borno, Benue

Members of Boko Haram George Okoh in Makurdi and Michael Olugbode
 in Maiduguri with agency report
 About 14 pro-government vigilante youths popularly called Civilian JTF were feared killed in an attack on the north-eastern town of Bama, Borno State on Sunday. Just as the dastardly act was perpetrated, another report …

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