What Gumi told bandits we met in thick forests of eight northern states –NEF member, Yusuf

A member of the Northern Elders Forum, Usman Yusuf, has revealed what controversial Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, told bandits they met in the thick forests of eight northern states. According to the elder statesman, Gumi told the bandits (now designated terrorists) that killing, raping, maiming and burning of private and public assets were unacceptable and […]

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BREAKING: Bandits kidnap over 30 travellers in Rafi, Niger State

Over 30 passengers have been allegedly kidnapped by armed bandits at Garun-Gabas in Rafi Local Government Council of Niger State. It was gathered that the victims were abducted Wednesday afternoon along the Zungeru-Garin-Gabas highway on three separate vehicles. DAILY POST learnt that they were traveling in an 18-seater bus and two other vehicles when they […]

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Suspected bandits kill 12 in Zamfara

Unknown gunmen have killed about 12 persons after storming the Sakajiki village in Kaura Namoda Emirate of Zamfara State. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mohammed Shehu explained that the casualties recorded in the incident would have been more if not for the timely intervention of the police operatives deployed in the area. The PPRO […]

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ISWAP leader, Modou Okocha injured, 5 soldiers killed in military convoy ambush

More than 20 Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters died Wednesday evening in Ngamdu, Borno State. The insurgents were eliminated by ground forces and airstrikes during an attempt to breach a military motorcade. ISWAP commanders, Yaya Ebraheem, Baba Chattimari and Abu Adam Oubaida led the assault on the convoy and a Forward Operating Base […]

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‘ISWAP now chasing Boko Haram to Northwest’ – El-Rufai

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, has revealed what he described as his biggest fear about Boko Haram and ISWAP terrorist group. El-Rufai said the biggest fear is that Boko Haram members may relocate from the Northeast to the Northwest. The governor disclosed this at the ‘Fountain Summit’, an event organised by the Ekiti Government […]

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Declare state of emergency in Nigeria before Anambra – Peter Obi tackles Malami

Peter Obi, former Vice Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has rubbished the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami, for saying the Federal Government may declare a state of emergency in Anambra State. Obi said the Federal Government should first declare a State of emergency in Nigeria before taking such a […]

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Charlyboy reacts to bandits’ attack on NDA

Nigerian enigmatic artiste and social crusader, Charles Oputa, also known as Charlyboy, has reacted to the attack on the Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, by terrorists in which two army officers were gunned down and two Majors abducted. DAILY POST had reported that the assailants broke into the NDA premises in the early hours of Monday when the […]

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BREAKING:Bandits reportedly open fire on petrol tanker in Zamfara

Suspected armed bandits reportedly opened fire on a tanker conveying petrol to the Dansadau axis of Zamfara State. An eyewitness said that, the petrol tanker was attacked along old military checkpoints closer to Yargaladima town in Dansadau emirate. It was gathered that the tanker driver and his aides escaped from the tanke and their whereabouts […]

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