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Banditry in the north-west has taken over villages and cows, Boko Haram is resurging

Haruna Dederi (APC-Kano State) has raised an alarm of Nigeria “losing its territory to Boko Haram.” The lawmaker made the claim during a meeting between...

Zamfara state government confirms arrest of seven security personnel for aiding banditry

  The Zamfara state government has confirmed the arrest of seven security personnel for aiding and abetting banditry in the state and other parts of the Northwest...

Banditry will never end since they’ve politicized the issue of security

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, has said banditry and other security issues in Nigeria would not end because the government has politicized security issues in the...

The only business that thrives in Nigeria is stealing government’s money, banditry and kidnapping

Former Vice Presidential candidate, Peter Obi has stated that the only business that thrives in the country is stealing government’s money, banditry and kidnapping. ...

Banditry is now becoming an industry, some people are benefitting from it and we need to unravel them

Senate President, Ahmad Lawan has raised an alarm of banditry becoming a booming industry in the country.    Speaking after the confirmation of the new service chiefs...

Banditry: Kidnapping children from school is a lesser evil to ransacking a town

Prominent Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Gumi has stated that kidnapping children from school is a lesser evil to ransacking a town and killing its residents.   Gumi who...

‘They are peaceful people’- Sheikh Gumi makes case for Fulani herdsmen that took to banditry

Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, who has been having peace meetings with bandits in some parts of the country, has said that the Fulani herdsmen who have taken to...

I inherited banditry — Governor Matawalle

Governor Bello Matawalle has stated that the issue of banditry was one of the challenges he inherited as Governor of Zamfara state.    The Governor who met with...

Nigeria to spend $80m in fighting terrorism and banditry in the north — President Buhari

President Buhari has announced that Nigeria will be committing $80 million in the fight  against terrorism and banditry in the northern part of the country this year. ...

Ekiti to procure N550m drones to fight kidnapping, banditry

The Ekiti State Government has disclosed plans to procure sophisticated drones as part of efforts to boost surveillance, expose criminal hideouts and combat insecurity....