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Bandits write nine Zamfara communities — demand N24m levy

Bandits have imposed a N24 million levy on nine communities in Bukkuyum LGA of Zamfara state. In letters delivered to the communities through released captives, the bandits threatened to attack the communities if the levies were not paid promptly. According to Daily Trust, the levied communities are Gaude, Tungar Gebe, Wawan Iccen Ibrahim, Wawan Iccen […]

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JUST IN: Zamfara lecturer’s wife, two daughters regain freedom after N10m ransom

Bandits have released the wife and two daughters of a lecturer with the Federal College of Education Technical Gusau in Zamfara State, Dr. Abdurrazak Muazu, after collecting the sum of N10m. A family member, Mohammed Bello said the victims were released on the early hours of Monday when the bandits who earlier demanded the sum […]

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Police rescue 97 kidnap victims, including 7 pregnant women, 19 babies, 16 children in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Police Command yesterday said it had rescued 97 kidnap victims during the onslaught against bandits in the state. The Commissioner of Police, Ayuba Elkanah, who announced this in a statement in Gusau, said the victims included seven pregnant women, 19 babies within the ages of two to seven months and 16 children […]

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