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Six herdsmen, 150 cows allegedly killed by troops – Miyyeti Allah

Six herdsmen and about 150 cows have been allegedly killed in Akpanagya, Nasarawa State by troops attached to the order between Benue and Nasarawa...

Bauchi deputy governor, Gidado, resigns

Mr. Nuhu Gidado, the Deputy Governor of Bauchi State, North-East Nigeria, has resigned from office. In a letter addressed to the governor, Mohammed Abubakar, and...

Dozens killed in Nasarawa communal clash

At least 31 persons have been killed with several other injured in communal clashes between Egbura and Bassa  communities, both in Toto Local Government...

Boko Haram attack community, abducts two children in Adamawa

NIGERIA - Boko Haram insurgents have attacked the Kaya community in Madagali Council of Adamawa State, reports say. The attack occurred between the late hours...

There was no underage voting in Kano election – INEC

The electoral body in Nigeria, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that there were no evidences of underage voting in the northern...

Northern Leaders will resolve herdsmen clashes in Benue – Nasir

The Chairman of the Advisory Council, Ahmadu Bello Foundation, Justice Mamman Nasir (rtd.) has said that leaders from the northern part of Nigeria will...

Babangida, Danjuma in secret meeting in Minna

The Chairman of the Presidential Committee on North East Initiatives, PCNI, General Theophilus Y. Danjuma (rtd.) and Nigeria’s former Head of State, General Ibrahim...

PDP: Police turn down request to hold rally in Niger

The Nigeria Police Force has turned down request by the Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, to hold a rally in Paiko, Niger State. The party’s rally...

18 killed in Zamfara attack

The Zamfara state Police Command has said 18 people have been killed in an attack by gunmen in Birane village in Zurmi Local Government...

Herdsmen: Buhari sends warning over attacks

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday warned that his administration would no longer condone attacks on innocent farmers and other citizens by suspected herdsmen. Buhari who...