The United Nations (UN), has expressed sadness over the execution of aid workers by Boko Haram. The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Edward Kallon, in a statement, said he was utterly shocked and horrified by the gruesome killing. Kallon commiserated with the...
Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday released a video showing the assassination of five humanitarian workers who were recently abducted along Monguno area of Borno State. The insurgents had earlier demanded for about $500,000 ransom before the abducted workers could be released.
Boko Haram terrorists have executed five aid workers. Footage of the recorded murder became public on Wednesday. The terrorists themselves confirmed that their victims were humanitarian staff of non-governmental organisations. Five men, with their faces covered, stood behind the abductees and...
Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers at the early hours of Sunday July 20 stormed the residence of Murtala Musa Kore and abducted his 17 year old daughter Juwairiya Murtala. The lawmaker representing Danbatta Constituency in the Kano State House of Assembly, Murtala Musa...
Nasarawa state government has handed a seven days ultimatun to marauding Fulani herdsmen to leave the state or meet the full wrath of the law. Arising from a well attended security meeting with traditional rulers and security heads in Lafia, Governor Abdullahi Sule...
Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have recorded a major feat with the rescue of 34 kidnap victims during a coordinated raid of kidnappers’ den in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State. The victims have been held captive for over one month.
Following the ultimatum by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar to put an end to banditry in Zamfara State the IGP today Thursday July 16 paid a visit to the state to assess things for himself. And...
A police inspector and one other person have been kidnapped by men of the underworld along the busy Numan-- Yola road of Adamawa State. The Daily Vendor News reports that the inspector and the other victim were passengers of a vehicle plying the...
The banditry attacks in the North Central State of Katsina continued unabated despite the operation of the military to flush them out. The bandits on Monday Killed not less than 18 Persons, abducted the All Progressives Congress in Matazu Local Government Area of...
The Emir of Daura, Dr Umar Farouk Umar, has raised the alarm over what he described as multifaceted security threats facing the nation. The Emir says what Nigeria is experiencing now is worse than civil war.  Umar, who is the emir...
Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have eliminated four-armed militia men at Rafin Kada in Wukari Local Government Area and Yojaa in Donga Local Government Area of Taraba. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday,...
Despite the refusal of the military to confirm series attacks in different places in Borno state, residents of Demboa in the state have confirmed the killing of the operational commander of Youth Volunteer popularly called Civilian Joint Task Force, Mala Mintar alongside 14 soldiers in an...
A soldier of the Nigerian Army, Lance Corporal Martins, has been arrested after making a video blasting the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, and other security chiefs in the country. The soldier was arrested on the orders of Buratai, sources revealed...
Despite the military onslaught ordered by President Muhammad Buhari to get rid of banditry, kidnapping and sundry crimes, three persons were reportedly killed in attacks on some villages of Dandume Local Government Area of Katsina State on Monday 22 June 2020 morning .
Despite the recent attack by bandits in Maradu local Government of Zamfara State where about 15 people were killed the state governor Alhaji Bello Matawalle has described its peace and reconciliation initiative as the best way to address armed banditry in the state.
Worried by the challenge of insecurity in the country, the 19 Northern Governors have decided to engage hunters, local vigilantes and community watch group. The decision was among the others reached at a meeting of the Northern Governors Forum meeting held at Jos...
Jama’atu Nasril Islam (JNI) under the leadership of His Eminence, Alhaji (Dr.) Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar CFR, mni, the Sultan of Sokoto and JNI’s President-General, is in utter shockwave over the unfortunate repeated incidences of loss of precious lives and wanton destruction of property arising from well-coordinated...
Despite the claim of the presidency and the military to have technically defeated Boko Haram their activities is preventing developmental projects in five of the 27 local governments of Borno State. The state commissioner of reconstruction, rehabilitation and resettlement, Mustapha Gubio, stated this...
The wife of Eggon Youth President in Nasarawa state, Daniel Anyabuga was kidnapped on Monday night in their residence in Lafia, the state capital. The DAILY VENDOR News was informed that the woman was allegedly abducted by ten gunmen who stormed the resident...
The Nigeria military detonates Abu Imrana, a Boko Haram commander, in a gun battle with soldiers in Borno state. A security source disclosed this to The DAILY VENDOR News on Monday, saying Imrana is among the insurgents who fell to the superior firepower...
… 40 civilians and 20 soldiers killed By: Emma Cousonwith agency report The update of the twin attacks by terrorists group that took place over the weekend that was finally repelled by the Military claimed at least 60 people.
Armed Bandits continued their onslaught in Katsina killing another Traditional Ruler in Mazoji, and not less than 50 people in Matazu Local Govt of Katsina State in his house in the wee hours of Saturday June 13 2020 This comes barely three weeks...
In what appears to be a slight on the President claim to have degraded the Boko Haram Terrorists, they are currently attacking Goni Village in Borno state sending many residents fleeing for their dear lives. The terrorists are currently attacking Goni Sulemanti Village...
Despite the reservation of well meaning Nigerians over the plausibility of reintegrating repentant Boko Haram Terrorists into the society , the Nigerian military is set to reintegrate 603 repentant Boko Haram fighters y into the society by July.. The Defence Headquarters says a...
…As protest rock some parts of the state over insecurity President Muhammad Buhari State of Katsina is under siege as Bandits launched attack in Kadisau community of Faskari Local Government at about 7.37 pm on Tuesday 9th June. Also, youths...
Chief of Army Staff, General Tukur Buratai, says over 1429 Boko Haram terrorists have been neutralised over the last two months in the military renewed effort to put an end to their activities in the country. He said tremendous achievement has been recorded...
Gunmen in the wee hours of today raided Avong Doka village in Kajuru local Government Area of Kaduna state killing nine persons. Though the police haven't confirmed the killing but the chairman of the local Government Cafra Cairo told newsmen that the gunmen...
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged communities across the country to compliment the efforts of both federal and state governments in the fight against insurgency and banditry. The chairman, Anambra State chapter, Rev. Dr. Ndubisi John, in a statement in Onitsha,...
In what appears to be a reprisal attack bandits in the early hours of today Monday 1st June raided Yantumaki community Inin Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina State and killed its traditional ruler, the Hakimin Garin Yantumaki, Alhaji Atiku Maidabino. The DAILY...
Dozens of armed bandits on Wednesday killed at least 60 people in three villages of Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Witnesses told The DAILY VENDOR that the bandits came from Tsabrawa area around 4pm in Volkswagen Golf and over 20...