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NIS retrieves over 500 national ID cards and PVCs from foreigners in Katsina (photos)

NIS retrieves over 500 national ID cards and PVCs from foreigners in Katsina (photos)

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says 513 national identity cards and permanent voter cards (PVCs) have been retrieved from foreigners in Katsina.   Kelechi Ekeoba-Jones, NIS controller in the state, who disclosed this to NAN on Monday, November 14, 2022, during a media briefing at the newly established Jibia border …

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Katsina Police React As Ondo Gov Kicks Against Licensing Vigilantes To Bear Arms

Katsina Police React As Ondo Gov Kicks Against Licensing Vigilantes To Bear Arms

The Katsina Police Command has refuted the claims that its state vigilantes were trained and licensed to use AK-47 riffles. Recall, Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu kicked against the Federal government’s recent granting of arms-bearing license to Katsina State corps while refusing to approve same for the Southwest security outfit codenamed …

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Police arrest suspected transborder Indian hemp dealer in Katsina

Police arrest suspected transborder Indian hemp dealer in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has arrested a suspected notorious drug dealer with 180 parcels of dried leaves suspected to be Cannabis Sativa.   The suspect, Abdurrazaq Ajibade, residing behind Magama Restaurant in Katsina metropolis, was arrested while attempting to smuggle the prohibited items to the Niger Republic.   Parading …

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Bandits abduct two pregnant women, newly married lady and 12 others in Katsina communities

Bandits abduct two pregnant women, newly married lady and 12 others in Katsina communities

One of the abducted victims, Safiyanu Mu’az Bandits have abducted 15 people including two pregnant women in attacks in Katsina communities    According to the locals, bandits invaded a low cost project quarters at Dutsen Reme, Bakori LGA of Katsina State and abducted four people.    The incident happened at …

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Police arrest bandits’ informants behind abduction of Katsina lawmaker?s wife and children

Police arrest bandits

Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team (IRT) have arrested informants to a deadly kidnap-for-ransom syndicate, which kidnapped wife and two children of a serving lawmaker, Hon. Dr Ibrahim Aminu, in Katsina State.   The IRT made this known in a statement released by its secretariat on Sunday, August 28, 2022.  …

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