Statistic Shows That Number Of People Fleeing Nigeria Has Almost Tripled From Last Year

The violence in Northwest part of  Nigeria has accounted for about 23,000 refugees to flee to Niger since April 2020.   This movement has bothers on the deteriorating security situation of Nigeria according to the United Nations.   The numbers fleeing to neighbouring Niger have almost tripled from last year when the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reported the first influx of 20,000 refugees following a rebellion and banditry in northern Nigeria, which killed hundreds and displaced thousands.   The latest influx of mostly women and children started after…

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One Killed, Two Arrested In Ibadan Gang Violence

One Killed, Two Arrested In Ibadan Gang Violence -YOMMY AYILARA. There was a gang face-off at construction site in Ibadan, Oyo State capital where one person has been killed. This was confirmed by the Commissioner of police in the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Shina Olukolu, confirmed the incident and the death on Sunday, the 12th of April, 2020. Olukolu who was on inspection visit to the affected areas within Ibadan identified the victim as one Moshood Ekugbemi. He explained that Ekugbemi died of multiple machete…

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