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Gunmen kidnap and kill Nasarawa APC chairman

The chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Nasarawa state, Philip Tatari Shekwo, who was kidnapped last night has been murdered. His body was found dumped few meters away from his private residence at Anguwar Bukan -Sidi in Lafia metropolis on Sunday morning. It was gathered that the gunmen armed with sophisticated weapons invaded the chairman’s […]

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Decomposed body of senior university staff found with stab wounds in Nasarawa, car, phones missing

The decomposed body of a senior administrative staff of the Federal University of Lafia (FULafia) in Nasarawa State, Mrs. Angelina Tyem, was discovered in her apartment in Lafia in the early hours of Sunday, October 4, four days after she reportedly disappeared. Tyem was a former candidate for the Akwanga North constituency in the 2019 […]

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Gunmen kill immigration officer and his sister before kidnapping his wife in Nasarawa

An immigration officer and his sister were killed and his wife was kidnapped after gunmen stormed Gudi, the ancestral home town of Nasarawa Governor Abdullahi Sule, in Akwanga local government. Immigration officer Salisu Usman, the nephew to the former Minister of Information, Labaran Maku, was kidnapped alongside his wife. He was later killed and his […]

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14-year-old pregnant girl commits suicide in Nasarawa (photo)

A 14-year-old girl, Anita Haledu Ibrahim, pictured above, has committed suicide over an unwanted pregnancy. The Nation reports that Anita who is a student of Government Science school Andaha near Akwanga, took herbicide to kill herself on Saturday, July 11. According to sources, Anita was impregnated by her boyfriend who she met in Andaha during […]

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Nasarawa director suspended over alleged certificate forgery

Nasarawa State Director of Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NAPHDA), Samuel Atala has been suspended over an alleged certificate forgery. Executive Chairman of NAPHDA, Dr Mohammed Usman Adis who confirmed the suspension of the Director while appearing before the Nasarawa State House of Assembly Committee on Public Complaints, Petition and Security in Lafia on Tuesday June […]

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Pregnant woman allegedly stabs husband to death in Nasarawa

Nasarawa State command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, has arrested a 22-year-old pregnant woman for allegedly stabbing her husband to death after suspecting he received a call from a lady she presumed to be his girlfriend. Parading the suspect identified as Veronica Boniface at the command headquarters in Lafia, the NSCDC […]

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Nasarawa government traces 74 contacts of lawmaker who died of Coronavirus; imposes total lockdown over rise in casess

The Nasarawa State Government has traced 74 contacts directly linked with the late Nasarawa State House of Assembly (NSHA) Adamu Suleiman Ibrahim, who died from complications related to coronavirus last week. A total lockdown has also been imposed on Nasarawa Local Government Area, hometown of the late lawmaker. Governor Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule announced […]

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Man in Nasarawa state kills his 6 year old daughter because his pregnant fiancee didn’t want her in their lives (photos)

A Nigerian man, David Igbu, has allegedly confessed to killing his only daughter, Gloria, so he could meet the marital conditions of his pregnant fiancee, Anita Abu. The Nation reports that Igbu, a welder and an indigene of Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, got married to his deceased wife, Mary Adi and both […]