According to the critic(s) of the move by the Navy, which they likened Kano to a wilderness without anybody of freshwater and as such, it was ludicrous for the Navy to have a base in Kano, when the basic element (water) required by the Naval forces the world over is lacking.
Commissioner of Police in the state, Monday Kuryas, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna on Saturday that then crimes were committed in 25 local government areas of the state.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the men – Kator Aondohemba and Aondongu Iniongu – were charged before a Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court.
That was the message, in my estimation, that insurgents rudely passed to Nigeria last Tuesday with the invasion of Nigeria’s apex military institution, the Nigerian Defence Academy.
Some of the motorists, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ido-Ekiti, said the road leading to towns in Moba Local Government Area in the state had become dark spot for travellers.
The police charged Samuel Ogbodo, Chidi Anekwe, Monday Anyigor, John Igwe, John Nwoke, Mathias Odoh, Matthew Eze and Iorhemen Yagba with criminal conspiracy, armed robbery and terrorism.
This is as the former Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika, tagged the allegations as false.
The NMA Southeast Caucus comprising Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo states branches gave the commendation in a communiqué issued at the end of its general meeting held in Abakaliki.
Masari stated this while responding to a question at a News Agency of Nigeria Media Forum in Katsina, on Sunday.
Malam Shehu Usman- Abubakar, MSSN National President, said in a statement on Saturday, in Birnin Kebbi, that many students had withdrawn from school as a result of kidnapping.
Commandant of NSCDC in the state, Alhaji Umar Musa-Bala, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Saturday that the fleeing suspect was apprehended on July 6.
Wakili told the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday that the five bandits had earlier, at around 10pm, stormed the medicine store of one Alhaji Tasiu Abdulkareem and demanded money.
The governor made the accusation in Darazo Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports on Tuesday that Plateau State through the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP), Jacob Longden, charged Adamu Umar aka Mukau with kidnapping Zuweira and demanded for N2 million ransom from her husband.
ASP Yusuf Mariam, the command’s spokesperson, said in a statement on Monday that the command had no record of such an incident within the FCT as at 1000hrs of Monday 12th July, 2021.
The students, Ikpi Okoi-Itam and Vincent Adomi-Okorafor who were kidnapped on July 1 on campus were released on Sunday in the creeks of Calabar South.
They were arrested following a complaint lodged at the Ogere Divisional Headquarters by one Rilwan Mohammed.
The woman’s husband was reported to be a lecturer at the Federal University Dutsima in Katsina State.
Its President, Rev. (Dr) Israel A kanji, made the appeal on Tuesday in a statement in Ibadan, Oyo State, on the kidnapped of students of Bethel Baptist High School, Damishi, Kaduna.
The Commissioner of Police, Janet Agbede, disclosed this on Wednesday while briefing newsmen in Umuahia on the recent achievements by the command.