The police in Katsina State has confirmed that five persons who were members of the local vigilante were killed by bandits in Faskari Local Government Area on Tuesday. The Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isa made the disclosure in a statement in Katsina. He said that the […]
Some two weeks after hoodlums abducted a Daura high chief, the Katsina State police command said on Wednesday that the whereabouts of Alhaji Musa Umar, still remain unknown. Gunmen kidnapped Umar who is the Magajin Gari Daura from his Daura residence on May 1, 2019, but the presidency […]
Atiku remembers Former President Yar’Adua, says, with Umaru, the apple did not fall far from the tree.
On May 5, 2010, Nigeria lost a man of peace and a leader with a vision in the person of President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua. The late President Yar’adua was a man I was closely connected to. First, because his late brother, the great Tafida of Katsina, Shehu Musa […]
The House of Representatives on Thursday invited President Muhammadu Buhari, to address the nation on measures taken to tackle rising cases of killings, banditry, armed robbery, and kidnappings. This followed a motion on the urgent “Need for Federal Government’s Intervention on the Ongoing Wanton Killing of Innocent Persons, […]
Members of the IGP special operation squad ‘’Puff Adder’’ on Thursday engaged fleeing abductors of an in-law to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Musa Uba, in a gun duel. The Magajin Garin Daura was abducted in a blue colored unregistered Peugeot 405 on Tuesday evening. The Police Public Relations […]
Alhaji Musa Umar, the district head of Daura has been kidnapped by four unidentified gunmen. The kidnappers stormed Umar’s Daura residence at 7pm on Wednesday and sporadically shot into the air, scaring the hell out of bystanders, who scampered for safety. Umar had just returned from the mosque […]
The police in Katsina State have confirmed the killing of 10 persons by bandits at Gobirawa and Sabawa villages in Safana Local Government Area of the state. This is contained in a statement issued by the command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah, on Wednesday in Katsina. He […]