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100 massacred in 7days, 12 villages completely decimated in Kaduna – SOKAPU

…Says, “Widow, 2 kids slaughtered.”  …Over 90% Atyapland deserted. …Urges Govt to investigate claims of military involvement in attacks. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Southern Kaduna People’s Union (SOKAPU) has said no fewer than 100 persons were massacred within seven days and 12 villages completely decimated in Zangon-Kataf and other local government areas of southern part of Kaduna State. SOKAPU also stated that over

Kaduna Crisis takes new dimension as Fulani militia takeover Atyab Chiefdom – ACDA

…Burns down Paramount Ruler’s family house, kills, parades AK47 freely. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The crisis rocking Atyab Chiefdom in Zangon-Kataf local government area of southern part of Kaduna State has taken a new and dangerous dimension, as Fulani militia have reportedly razed down the family compound of the Paramount Ruler of Atyab, HRH Sir Dominic Yahaya. Similarly, the revered

Kaduna: Zangon-Kataf death toll hits 40

…As 7 Churches, 254 Homes Burnt – SOKAPU by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna For the 7th day running, the night siege on Atyap Community has continued with the death toll, number of churches and burnt homes rising. A statement issued by Southern Kaduna People’s Union, SOKAPU, and signed by its spokesman, Luka Binniyat, on Wednesday stated that “Yesterday 13th July, 2021,

Women leader begs bandits not to execute students for sake of Holy Month of Ramadan

...As PTA pleads for extension execution deadline.  by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The National President of Parents Teachers Association of Nigeria (PTA), Alhaji Haruna Danjuma, has appealed to abductors not to execute or hurt any other student in their captivity, while begging them to extend the deadline and time of their execution. Similarly, the National President of Foundation for the

Bandits kill 8, injure 4 in attacks in 3 Kaduna LGs

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Eight persons have again been reportedly killed, and four others injured by armed bandits in separate attacks dotted across three local government areas in Kaduna State, according to official security update for Wednesday, 31st March, 2021.  The affected local governments include Chikun, Giwa and Kajuru, respectively, according to a statement issued on Wednesday by the

Tension in Southern Kaduna over counter-attacks; killings worries Govt

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Tension in Atyap in Zangon-Kataf local government area of Southern Kaduna, in Kaduna State, has become a source of serious worry by government, the state security update for Saturday, 27th March, 2021, has revealed. The State Government has also expressed worry over the escalating tensions in the Atyap Chiefdom, the stronghold of Southern Kaduna

Authentic reports reveal killings in 2 S/Kaduna villages on March 18th

…Youth Vanguard alleges 12 killed, 74 houses burnt, uncountable properties lost in 2 villages by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The leadership of Kauru Youth Vanguard has condemned in totality, the killings of its citizens in an attack by bandits and Fulani militia on the 18th March, 2021, saying it’ll be forced to take the bull by the

Several bandits neutralized, camps destroyed in Kaduna joint operation

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna  A Joint Ground and Air patrol operation missions has been conducted across bandits’ hot spots in Birnin Gwari, Igabi, Giwa and Chikun local government areas of Kaduna state, according to the state second security update made available to journalists on Thursday. During the sweeping mission operation in several aerial missions conducted, covering locations in the government

Bandits wreck havoc in S/Kaduna again; kill 10, burnt-down 10 houses, others

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Again, bandits have struck in communities in volatile local government areas of Southern Kaduna, killing ten people and burning down ten houses, barely two weeks after 107 herdsmen returned to the area from Southwest. A statement issued by Internal Security and Home Affairs Commissioner, Mr Samuel Aruwan, on Monday, 1st March 2021, also

18 killed, many abducted, several houses burnt in fresh attacks across 2 Kaduna LGAs

…Dozens of bandits also neutralized. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Kaduna state security update Wednesday revealed that security agencies reported a sequence of attacks by armed bandits on soft targets across Igabi and Chikun local government areas of the state and killed 18 persons within the last 48 hours. According to the statement, issued by Internal Security and Home Affairs