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Retired Army General Linked To Banditry

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Zamfara State has claimed that banditry in the state was enhanced by activities going on in mining sites owned by a retired ...
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Banditry: ‘Forests Should Be Carpet-bombed And Trees Replanted’ – El-Rufai

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has given fresh insight on what should be done to flush out bandits terrorizing swathes of the north. El-Rufai said security operatives ...
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Banditry: Gov Tambuwal Proscribes ‘self-styled Vigilante Groups’ In Sokoto

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Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has banned self-styled vigilante groups from operating in the state. The governor said the move was in a bid to further ...
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Banditry: Sheikh Gumi Is the ‘Most Dangerous Individual’ In Nigeria

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Gumi and bandits   Popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has been accused of being the most dangerous individual in Nigeria.   This is according to newspaper columnist ...
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‘Banditry is a business’ – Shiekh Gumi accuses security agents of colluding with bandits

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Popular Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi has stated that security agents are colluding with bandits, terrorising the northern part of the country. This allegation was made known by ...
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Ex-NHIS boss speaks on banditry, says bandits want genuine peace » NEWS

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Former executive secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme, Usman Yusuf has stated that bandits “want genuine peace”. This was stated by the former executive secretary while speaking ...
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Katsina Emirate suspends District Head over alleged involvement in banditry » NEWS

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Abubakar Yusuf, the district head of Kankara, has been suspended by Katsina Emirate after being linked to banditry. Yusuf was suspended following complaints from residents and a ...
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Katsina Emirate suspends District Head over alleged involvement in banditry » NEWS

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Abubakar Yusuf, the district head of Kankara, has been suspended by Katsina Emirate after being linked to banditry. Yusuf was suspended following complaints from residents and a ...
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Ex-DSS director speaks on banditry cases, reveals the cause of reduction » NEWS

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Mr Mike Ejiofor, former Director of the Department of State Services has linked the recent reduction in cases of banditry across the country to the Ramadan fasting ...
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Bring an end to banditry, insecurity in Nigeria » NEWS

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The Northern Governors’ Forum has urged the Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba to take proactive measures in tackling insecurity in Nigeria. This was contained ...
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Banditry killing progress of the north » NEWS

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The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has stated that the progess which the north is known for is negatively being affected by banditry. This was contained in a communique ...
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Okupe advises NSA on how to end banditry, insurgency » NEWS

Okupe advises NSA on how to end banditry, insurgency » NEWS
Former presidential aide, Doyin Okupe, has advised the National Security Adviser, Maj-Gen. Babagana Monguno (retd.) on how to put an end to banditry, insurgency and kidnapping in the ...
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Banditry, kidnapping and stealing govt’s money are only businesses thriving in Nigeria » NEWS

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Peter Obi, former Anambra state governor has disclosed that the only business that thrives in the country is stealing government’s money, banditry and kidnapping. This disclosure was ...
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We need to unravel people behind banditry in the country » NEWS

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Nigeria’s senate president, Ahmad Lawan has alerted that banditry is becoming a booming industry in the country. This statement was made by the senate president while speaking ...
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Bauchi Governor, Mohammed reveals the real beneficiaries of banditry » NEWS

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Bala Mohammed, the Executive Governor of Bauchi State has revealed that bandits terrorising the North are not only from the Fulani ethnic group. Mohammed further revealed that there ...
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I inherited banditry, says Matawalle as he rolls out plans to solve crisis in Zamfara

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The Executive Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle has disclosed that he inherited the issue of banditry among others as the overall leader of the state. This was ...
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Solution to banditry in the north is in Zamfara

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Governor Bello Matawalle Zamfara State Governor, Bello Muhammed Matawalle, has said that the solution to the banditry ravaging the northern part of the country, is the destruction of ...
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North West Counter Banditry Campaign And The Buratai Formulae

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2015 was a turning point in Nigeria for several reasons. President Buhari won elections as an opposition candidate, which is a very rare occurrence in this part of ...
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Katsina State Governor, Masari reveals people Nigerians should blame for banditry

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The Executive Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari on Saturday, August 15 has revealed persons Nigerians should blame for banditry. Masari said the blame for banditry should go to ...
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Governors blame past leaders, clerics for banditry

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The Executive Governor of Jigawa State, Governor Abubakar Badaru and his counterpart, Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai on Thursday have blamed the rising insecurity in  parts of the ...
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Banditry, Boko Haram products of failed promises by politicians — Nigerians in Diaspora

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Some well-meaning Nigerians in the diaspora have blamed failed promises by politicians for sustained activities of Boko Haram terrorists and bandits despite the remarkable efforts of the military. ...
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Emir of Gusau reveals how Zamfara residents aid banditry

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Alhaji Ibrahim Bello, the Emir of Gusau has enumerated ways some residents of the state are aiding banditry. The ways were revealed by the Emir while speaking on ...
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Rifle for Cows: Gov Matawalle moves to end banditry in Zamfara

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Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has announced that bandits should surrender their rifles in exchange for cows in a bid to stem the rising tide of insecurity ...
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Tackling banditry and lessons from the North-East

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The wave of renewed rural armed banditry, cattle rustling and inter-connected crimes, which is the bane of security in Nigeria’s Northwest zone has spurred fresh concerns to inhabitants ...
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Yushau Shaibu accused of using PR Nigeria to mislead public on war against banditry

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Malam Yushau Shuaib, has been accused of using his online medium, PR Nigeria, to mislead the general public on the true situation of things concerning the war against ...
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Failed politicians behind violence, banditry in the North

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Failed politicians behind violence, banditry in the North – Security expert  Home NEWS National Failed politicians behind violence, banditry in the North – Security expert  ...
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Army, Police collaboration will bring banditry in Plateau, Sokoto to barest minimum – Middle Belt Group

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The Middle Belt Conscience Guards (MBCG) has welcomed the Federal Government’s directive to deploy troops to assist the police flush out bandits in Sokoto and Plateau States. According ...
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We Should Stop Blame Game On Banditry – Obasanjo Speaks After Meeting Fulani Groups

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday August 3, called on Nigerians to stop the blame game on banditry after meeting with Fulani leaders in the Southwest region including Kogi ...
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Zamfara killings: Nollywood celebrities name those behind banditry, kidnapping in North West

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Top Nollywood actors have accused ex-governors, ministers and traditional rulers in Zamfara State of being behind the menace of insecurity in the state and the Northern part of ...
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Illegal gold mining fuelling banditry in Zamfara – Eedris Abdulkareem claims

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Veteran Nigerian rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem, has reacted to recent killings of residents in Zamfara State by bandits as well as the Federal Government’s suspension of mining activities in ...
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