Several terrorists were killed during an air operation conducted by the air component of Operation Whirl Punch in the Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The operation was carried out following an intelligence report that a terrorist kingpin, identified as Boderi and his members, was at the location. The Director of Public Relations and […]

A 500-level student of Veterinary Medicine at the Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State, Abdullahi Ibrahim, has been arrested by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bauchi State for allegedly killing a 17-year-old. The suspect was said to have lured the teenage secondary student with his naked picture and enticed him to meet […]

The Christian Association of Nigeria CAN has strongly condemned the kidnapping of over 40 worshippers at the Cherubim and Seraphim Church in a community, in Kaduna State. This was made known by the Vice President of CAN in the North, Reverend JOSEPH HAYAB while speaking with newsmen in Kaduna. Reverend HAYAB lamented that despite the […]

Nigerian troops have neutralized a bandit and captured three others alive in efforts to rid Kaduna State of banditry. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier GENERAL ONYEMA NWACHUKWU, disclosed this in a terse statement earlier today. He said the troops cleared bandits in Buruku, Udawa, Manini, Birnin Gwari, Doka, Maganda, Kuyello and Dogon Dawa […]

Nigerian troops have rescued three kidnapped victims in Manini village, Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna state. According to a statement by the Army Public Relations Director Brigadier General ONYEMA NWACHUKUWU on Friday, the rescue was made possible by General Officer Commanding One Division Kaduna, Major General TAOREED LAGBAJA and his team during a […]

The Kaduna State Governor NASIR EL-RUFAI has denied renaming the state. There were reports that Kaduna State had been renamed Zazzau State. It was reported that the National Assembly had passed a Bill renaming Kaduna State, which Senate President AHMED LAWAN subsequently sent to President BUHARI for assent. EL-RUFAI, while reacting to the report in […]

Seven more kidnapped passengers of the March 28 train attack in Kaduna state have regained their freedom. According to reports, the victims were released in the early hours of today after spending 135 days in the custody of the terrorists but it is not clear yet if any ransom was paid to the terrorists for […]

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