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Police and local vigilantes arrest two suspected kidnappers as they rescue seven victims in Niger

Police and?local vigilantes arrest two suspected kidnappers as they?rescue seven victims in Niger

The Niger State Police Command has nabbed two members of a kidnapping syndicate and rescued seven victims.   The suspects are accused of terrorizing Gwagwalada, FCT Abuja, Lambata, Gurara and Kafin-Koro, Paikoro local government areas of Niger State.   The police also recovered the sum of N2.1 million and three handsets …

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Many feared killed as multiple explosions rock Niger state community

Many feared killed as multiple explosions rock Niger state community

Many residents including vigilantes are feared killed following multiple explosions that rocked Galkogo community, in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.   The explosions which occurred on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, have created tension in the community.   A resident, Tanko Erena, who spoke to the Punch said the explosions were …

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19 suspects arrested for burning police station during protest over killing of Catholic priest in Niger state

19 suspects arrested for burning police station during protest over killing of Catholic priest in Niger state

The Niger State Police Command has arrested 19 suspects for burning down Kafin-Koro Police Station in protest over the killing of a Catholic priest, Reverend Fr. Isaac Achi. Spokesman for the Police Command, DSP Wasiu Abiodun, who confirmed the arrest in a statement said about 28 other suspects are presently at large. …

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