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08042019 - KILLINGS, BANDITRY: Sorrow in Anambra, Zamfara, Katsina, Rivers, Borno

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08042019 - KILLINGS, BANDITRY: Sorrow in Anambra, Zamfara, Katsina, Rivers,

PoS transaction failures threaten cashless policy, financial inclusion INSIDE Speakership: Benue, Plateau memberselect endorse Dyegh Poll: Why we’re calm, Kwara PDP elders, youths 14 14 ONNOGHEN: 25 lawyers discontinue suit against Buhari, Ag CJN •Don fires 2 posters at NJC •SAN urges Ag. CJN to shun tribalism, ethnicity 9 VOL. 26: NO. 63781 MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2019 KILLINGS, BANDITRY: Sorrow in Anambra, Zamfara, Katsina, Rivers, Borno •As kidnappers, herdsmen, robbers, other criminals go on rampage •It'll be ridiculous to say I'm not concerned —Buhari •Lagos fire service boss, 7 others kidnapped; •Police station attacked, two cops killed in Kaduna; •5 killed, 46 injured in Maiduguri blast •FG orders foreigners to quit mining sites within 48-hrs •8 killed in Rivers cult invasion; Bayelsa LG boss' dad abducted – P6 ANTI-TERRORISM... By Olasunkanmi Akoni, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Bashir Bello & Monsuru Olowoopejo ABUJA—With r e n e w e d killings and kidnappings by bandits and herdsmen in Zamfara, Kaduna, Borno, Lagos, Katsina, and Anambra states, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said it would be “ridiculous and unfair” to suggest that he was not concerned about the killings. This came as the Federal Government, yesterday, ordered foreign miners to vacate mining sites in Zamfara State and its environs within 48 hours. No fewer than 50 people were killed, last Tuesay, by armed bandits in the state. The Federal Government also announced the suspension of mining activities in the state so Continues on Page 5 Mr & Mrs Members of the Police Anti-Terrorism Joint Squad during a prayer before embarking on Operation Pup Adder at Katari Town on Kaduna-Abuja Expressway in Kaduna, yesterday. Photo: NAN. Galadima’s daughter'll be ashamed of her dad for embarrassing her —SAGAY 45 AuGF raises alarm over untreated audit reports by NASS 9 Rivers: Amaechi, Malami pressing to reverse Supreme Court ruling — PDP COLUMNISTS OWEI LAKEMFA 33 SOBOWALE 31 HENRY BOYO 32 12 Okorocha vs INEC: PDP candidate asks judge to hands off case, alleges bias 14