92 herdsmen arrested in Abuja on charge of illegal arms possession

Following President Muhammadu Buhari’s order for the deployment of military personnel to regions of the country affected by violent clashes between herdsmen and farmers, Nigerian troops stationed in Abuja have arrested 92 armed herdsmen in Abuja. According to Captain Bashir Jajira, the Assistant Director of Public Relations for the Army, 36 suspects were arrested at… Read More 92 herdsmen arrested in Abuja on charge of illegal arms possession

240 trucks of petrol dispensed to Abuja to curtail fuel scarcity

The fuel supply and distribution situation has drastically improved in Abuja and its environs as the long fuel queues is gradually easing out following the increased truck out from 186 to 240 trucks on Tuesday. The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, and its downstream subsidiary Nigerian Products Marketing Company, NPMC, said in a statement that… Read More 240 trucks of petrol dispensed to Abuja to curtail fuel scarcity