Niger State

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Crime

NIGER STATE: Bandits demands extra-money for the ransom of abducted Islamiyya school pupils.

The bandits, who abducted 138 pupils of Salihu Tanko Islamiyya School, Tegina, in May in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State, have seized a man sent to deliver N30 million as another installment of the ransom they demanded from the parents. The parents had earlier sent an initial instalment of N25 million ransom, the head of the abducted students’ school, Abubakar Alhassan, told BBC Hausa Service Sunday morning. The […]

todayJuly 26, 2021 3

News

Students’ abduction: Don’t stop your wards from schooling, Niger tells parents

Niger State government has advised parent not to allow the abduction of students in the state to discourage them from sending their wards to school. This was stated by the Commissioner of Education, Hajiya Hanatu Jibrin Salihu, while handing over the released students who were abducted from Government Science College, Kagara to their relatives in Minna, the state capital. Salihu also disclosed that the state has promised to secure all […]

todayMarch 1, 2021 3

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