Nigeria

Armed bandits kill at least 30 in Nigeria’s Zamfara state

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde/File Photo. MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Jan 7 (Reuters) – Armed bandits have killed at least 30 people in Nigeria’s Zamfara State, raiding several villages in a region that has been in a security crisis for more than two years, residents and security sources said on Friday. There have been a series of attacks Read More…

Nigeria

Communication blackout as authorities go tough in Zamfara

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: VOA. Communication signals for mobile phone users in Zamfara State went dead on Monday amid reports that authorities had ordered a blackout of telecommunication services in the state. It is gathered that this is to ensure effective tackling of armed gangs of kidnappers terrorising the area. According to Reuters News, two residents of Read More…