Katsina State

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) said it has arrested a pregnant woman, Rabetu Abdulrasak, 24, and a cripple, Shehu Adams have been arrested in Agbede, Etsako West LGA, Edo State while over 14 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs including cannabis, methamphetamine, tramadol and swinol were recovered from them on Saturday 15th April. NDLEA […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has voted in his home town Daura, Katsina Stateas. The President joined millions of Nigerians to vote in the Governorship and State House of Assembly Election scheduled by the Independent National Electoral Commission INEC, for today, 18th March 2023. The President voted at Polling Unit A, in Kofar Baru 11, Niyam Sarkin  […]

In the late hours of Saturday, terrorists attacked ungwan Wakili village in Zango Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The chairman of the Zango Kataf local government area Francis Zimbo told ait.live in Angwan Wakili that the Terrorists came in large numbers shooting sporadically and left 17 persons dead in the attack. He added […]

Police in Katsina say they have succeeded in arresting 3 teenagers for abducting a 6-year-old girl from Kano and demanding two million naira ransom for her release. State Command Spokesperson, Superintendent Gambo Isah in a statement said the trio was arrested based on credible intelligence. Isah said luck ran out on the gang after they […]

Terrorists operating in the forest areas of Faskari, one of the 13 Frontline Local Government Areas of Katsina State have launched a fresh attack killing a soldier, the village head of Badole and abducting an unspecified number of women. The attack which took place at about 10:15 pm Thursday, December 29 also saw many persons […]

The Defence Headquarters has published the names of the 19 most wanted terrorists with a reward of five million nairas N5,000.000.00 for any citizen with useful information for the arrest of any of the criminals. The list released by the spokesperson Major General Jimmy Apkor includes Sani Dangote from Dumbarum Village in Zurmi Local Government […]

The Katsina State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, says it has arrested 2 minors aged 10 and 16, and a 19-year-old, suspected to be their ring leader, who allegedly specializes in ransacking women’s bags during social gatherings In a statement released by the spokesman of the command, Mohammed Abdara, the […]

Police in Katsina State says they have rescued 9 human trafficking victims in Daura Local Government Area of the state. Police spokesman Gambo Isah in a statement, said the victims were all females aged between 19 and 32, adding that they are from Lagos, Edo, Ondo, Kaduna, Ogun, and Enugu states. According to the statement; […]

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, says the state may be forced to purchase sophisticated weapons to protect its people. Akeredolu was reacting to a video making the rounds from Katsina, showing the equivalent of the Western Nigeria Security Network, Amotekun, obtaining the approval of the Federal Government to bear arms. The Governor in a statement […]

Police in Katsina State says they have killed many terrorists while repelling an attack in the Sabuwa Local Government Area of the state. In a statement by the Police spokesman, Superintendent Gambo Isah, made available to Raypower, the incident on Wednesday afternoon. According to him; Today 14/09/2022 at about 01445hrs, a distress call was received […]

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