Tag: Bauchi State

Boko Haram’s “Chief-Butcher” Of Balmo Forest Arrested [Pictured]

Following the massive onslaught by Security Forces on the activities of the insurgent group, Boko Haram, at the Balmo Forest Bauchi State, Police detectives attached to Bauchi State Police Command on Saturday, 12/7/2014 about 2pm have arrested one Mohammed Zakari, a male of 30 years old and senior member of[Read More…]

Jonathan Condemns Southern Kaduna Massacre, Bauchi Bombing

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan condemned Friday night’s bombing in the Bayan Gari area of Bauchi State and the recent massacre of Nigerians in Southern Kaduna, a Christian dominated community by Fulani Herdsmen. The President on Sunday, in  a statement signed by Reuben Abati – Special Adviser to President on Media[Read More…]

Gunmen Attack Bauchi School, Burn Staff Quarters, Five-Year-Old Killed

Police in Bauchi State said suspected gunmen set ablaze some houses in the staff quarters of Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Yana, killing a five-year old girl on Sunday. The state police spokesperson, DSP Haruna Mohammed, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Bauchi that the gunmen[Read More…]

Homosexuals Escape Lynching In Bauchi, Nigeria

By Suzan Edeh Nigerians demonstrated their disdain for same-sex relationships last week when an angry mob almost lynched seven suspected homosexuals who were brought for trial before Sharia Court 4 in Anguwan Jaki, Bauchi State. This is coming less than a month after President Goodluck Jonathan signed into law, the[Read More…]

Al-Mustapha Seeks Partnership To Boost Youth Development In Bauchi State

NAN Major Hamza Al-Mustapha, former Chief Security Officer to the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, on Friday offered to partner with the Bauchi State Government to boost youth development. Al- Mustapha , who is the President, Unity and Development Initiative (APUDI), an NGO, made the plea when he[Read More…]