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3 Abducted Persons Rescued by Plateau Police in B-Ladi LGA

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The Plateau State Police Command has confirmed the rescue of three persons abducted behind Plateau State Polytechnic Heipang, in Barki Ladi local government area of Plateau State. The Police Command had earlier confirmed the abduction of the three persons in Ban Village (behind Plateau State Polytechnic Heipang) on the

Plateau State records more abduction after Traditional Ruler of Gindiri

by Christians Gokyo, Jos Barely a week after Sum Pyem (Traditional Ruler), Charles Mato, of Gindiri in Mangu local government area of Plateau State, regained his freedom from kidnappers, two other people have been kidnapped in Shendam local government area. One Mrs Dorcas Vem, wife of Silas Vem, the Deputy Chief of Staff

Troops foil attack; neutralize 5 terrorists in Kaduna LG

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Troops conducting clearance patrol in Giwa loca government area of Kaduna State said it has foiled terrorists’ attacks and killed five of them. The information was contained in the State Government’s Monday security update issued by the State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan,

Bandits kill 9, injure 5 in communities across 2 LGs in Kaduna

…Rustle hundreds of animals. …As troops neutralize 2. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna At least, nine innocent people have been reportedly killed and five others injured in communities across two local government areas of Kaduna State. Hundreds of animals have also been reportedly rustled in a fresh attack in the state, according to a

No hiding place in Kaduna as bandits invade Ungwan Bulus, attack Sabo GRA

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Residents of Ungwan Bulus and that of Sabon Tasha GRA, sub-urban communities in Sabon Tasha area of Kaduna State have decried invasion of bandit attacks. The bandits’ invasion, which occurred in the early hours of Saturday, reportedly led to the kidnapping of some residents, including newly-built owner occupants

B/GWARI KADUNA – where terrorists now operate freely on daily basis

…“On Sunday kidnapped 36; dozens on Monday,” Insider raises alarm. …Terrorists demand N1m for each victim, torchlight, foodstuffs. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Terrorists have reportedly declared war on innocent citizens of Birinin Gwari local government area of Kaduna State, according to latest reports from victims’ relations and families. Only between Sunday and Monday, uncountable

Attack on Jos Prison: Trapped attackers could not be captured

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The attack on Jos Custodial Centre reveals that the gunmen were trapped inside the Centre, which lasted for about 7 hours of Sunday evening. It is, however, surprising that despite this long duration of assault on the facility, no arrest was made. The invaders were said to have

Plateau Govt condemns attack on Jos Medium Security Custodial Centre

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Plateau State Government has condemned in strong terms the attack on the Medium Security Custodial Centre in Jos, which took place on Sunday, when gunmen reportedly stormed the facility in large numbers with sophisticated weapons.  The State Governor, Simon Lalong, while condemning the unfortunate incident, however, praised the

‘Unknown’ Gunmen attack Jos Security Custodial Centre

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The Jos Prison that was attacked on Sunday. PLATEAU STATE – Barely two-to-three days after the attacks on Ta’agbe Village of Miango District, in Bassa local government area and Durbi Village of Share District in Jos East local government on Sunday, the Medium Security Custodial Centre in Jos,

Bandits brutally kill father, abduct son, niece, nephew in Kaduna

…Mother, 3yrs baby, daughter narrowly escape injury.  by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Bandits, in large numbers, reportedly brutally killed a father, abduct his son, niece and nephew, while the mother and daughter escaped with serious bullet injuries on the daughter. Narrating the ugly incident to journalists on Monday in Kaduna in tears, the victim’s