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Police Arrest Four Suspected Killers Of Col. Yunusa In Kaduna

By Longtong Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – The Nigeria Police force has arrested four suspected members of a notorious gang in connection with the kidnapping and subsequent murder of an army officer, Col. Samaila Yunusa, in Kaduna on 27th March, 2016. A statement by the Force spokesperson, Olabisi Kolawole noted that the suspects were arrested by […]

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Breaking News: Nigerian Army Offers 1 Million Naira For Information On Missing Officer

By Mohammad Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) — General Officer Commanding (GOC) 1 Mechanized Division of the Nigerian Army, Major General Adeniyi Oyebade Monday promised 1 million naira cash reward for anyone with useful information that could lead to the release of Colonel Samaila Inusa. Colonel Samaila Inusa was kidnapped by unknown gunmen on Saturday around 7pm, […]

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Nigeria: Unknown Gunmen Kill El-Rufai’s Local Campaign Coordinator in Kaduna

By Mohammad Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Unknown gunmen have killed Markus Ishaya, a local campaign coordinator of Nasir El-Rufai – the Governor-Elect of Kaduna State, Northwest Nigeria. El-Rufai’s spokesperson, Samuel Aruwan disclosed this in a statement made available to newsmen in Kaduna. According to Aruwan, the gunmen trailed Mr. Ishaya to his village, Atuku Kasa, […]

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Developing News: Nigeria’s Inspector-General of Police Sacked

By Mohammad Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – President Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria has sacked Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba. The President’s spokesman, Reuben Abati disclosed this on his twitter handle Tuesday. No details given for his sack, but there are speculations that the Presidency was not happy with the Police chief and his activities. Abba […]

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Nigerian Guber Polls: Governor Yero of Kaduna Concedes Defeat

By Mohammad Ibrahim Kaduna (Nigeria) – Governor of Kaduna State Northwest Nigeria, Mukhtar Ramalan Yero, who also contested in Saturdays Guber polls, has just conceded defeat as he calls to congratulate the All Progressive governorship candidate, Nasir El-Rufai over his victory at the polls. Africa Prime News gathered that the governor called his rival at […]

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24hr Curfew Imposed on Gombe Following Boko Haram Attack

A 24hours curfew has been imposed on Gombe and environs in Northeast Nigeria, following attack by members of Islamist Boko Haram Sect. A statement by Secretary to the Sate Government Sule Bage, asked residents to remain indoors and allow the military take control of the situation. Eyewitnesses say the Insurgents made attempt to overrun the […]

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Nigerian Parties React to Election Shift

Nigeria’s ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP has welcome the postponement of the country’s general elections by Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC. A statement by Director of Media and Publicity of the party’s Presidential Campaign Organisation (PDPPCO), Femi Fani-Kayode, says INEC ”must be commended for showing the courage to shift the elections after acknowledging the fact […]

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