In a reminiscent of the attack in Chibok, Borno State and Dapchi in Yobe State where school children were abducted, armed gunmen earlier today August 24 abducted some students of Prince Academy Damba-Kasaya in Kunai Ward of Chikun Local government area of Kaduna State, North West Nigeria.
Boko Haram terrorists have taken over kukawa community in Borno State and hoisted its flag there in a manner reminiscent of the pre-2015 era where the terrorists occupied large expanses of land in the state Well, the latest story emanating from Borno relating...
About three Nigerian soldiers have been killed and several others missing after an ambush by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State, according to SaharaReporters It was bgathered that the attack took place on Saturday in Ladari, Northern part of Gamboru. 
Former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr Obadiah Mailafia, on Wednesday insisted that he won’t retract the statement he made, that a sitting northern governor is the leader of Boko Haram. Addressing journalists shortly after his release by the Department of...
More than a dozen farmers and herders have been reportedly killed by Boko Haram insurgents at Puciwa and Koleram communities in Magumeri council area of Borno State. Speaking on the Monday evening attacks, on Tuesday, in Maiduguri, the acting secretary of the council, Mallam...
The home state of President Muhammadu Buhari was attacked by bandits in the wee hours of Monday 10 August killing over 200 people and setting ablaze several houses. The DAILY VENDOR News was informed that armed bandits attacked two communities under Kurfi Local...
The early morning attack in Kibori, Atakmawei, Kurmin Masara and Zaman dabo and Magamiya i villages in Zango Kataf Local Government of Southern Kaduna in Kaduna state had 21 people killed and some others wounded with houses burnt down. This is an update...
A Southern Kaduna village, Kurmin Masara, in Zango Kataf local government area of Kaduna State came under suspected Fulani militias attack in the wee hours of Thursday 6 August . The Daily Vendor News was reliably informed by impeccable sources from the community...
Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule has vowed not be distracted in spite of the security challenges in the state, stressing that he will continue with the development strides of his administration. Engineer Sule made this known while playing host to traditional rulers...
Contrary to the recent declaration by the Chief of Army Staff LT Gen Tukur Buratai that the country is safe, the Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Elkanem has declared that the citizens of the state are not safe anymore. The...
The Chief of Army Staff Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai has commended the troops of "Operation Sahel" for their gallantry and resilience in the on going operation to rid the North West geo-political zone of banditry kidnapping and other forms of criminality .
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...