The lawmaker representing Ede-North/Ede-South/Egbedore/Ejigbo Federal Constituency in Osun State at the House of Representatives, Bamidele Salam on Wednesday, held a protest walk against insecurity in Nigeria.
Salam, who was dressed in black, walked barefooted from the Unity Fountain in the Maitama area of the Federal Capital Territory to the National Assembly Complex. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The lawmaker lamented that terrorists and other criminal gangs are killing and maiming, with many Nigerians abducted remaining in captivity, while the political elite is busy with electioneering towards the 2023 general election….Read Full Articles
30 terrorists were killed as a crisis erupted between rival groups
About 30 terrorists in Zamfara forests were killed when conflict erupted between bandit kingpin, Bello Taraji, and his rivals.
Among the terrorists who died when the conflict heightened, were some leaders among the gunmen and their loyalists.
According to a BBC Hausa report monitored by Vanguard on Wednesday, the gunmen who were killing and abducting people, started the infighting on Monday up till Tuesday when Bello Turji led an operation to invade the procession of another terrorist called Dullea….Read Full Articles
Several Abducted As Bandits Block Highway, Set Buses Ablaze In Kaduna
Several people have been reportedly kidnapped by bandits who attacked travelers along the Kaduna-Birnin-Gwari Road in Kaduna State.
Sources said the bandits blocked the highway on Tuesday and in the process, set about eight vehicles ablaze.
They were said to have later taken away an unspecified number of travelers, mostly women, and children, to an unknown location….Read Full Articles
Russia warns US rocket supplies could widen Ukraine conflict
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the supply of US advanced rocket launchers to Ukraine raised the risks of a “third country” being dragged into the conflict.
Lavrov was responding to a question at a news conference in Saudi Arabia about the US plans to provide Ukraine with advanced rocket systems that can strike with precision at long-range Russian targets.
He also said that Moscow is facing difficulties exporting grain due to sanctions against its ships.
“There are also problems with the export of Russian grain… Vessels that carry Russian grain have fallen under sanctions,” Lavrov said during a visit to Saudi Arabia….Read Full Articles