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Gunmen abduct four Nasarawa varsity students

It also said that Abdul Rahman had contacted other security agencies in Lafia and appealed to them to work tirelessly for the quick and safe return of the students.

Gunmen have abducted four students of Federal University of Lafia (FULafia) Nasarawa State at the university community in Mararaba campus on Thursday, January 13.
The Head of Information and Public Relations Unit of the institution, Mr. Abubakar Ibrahim, who confirmed the incident in a press statement said the gunmen stormed the community, located close to the University at about 11:30 pm and whisked the students to an undisclosed location.

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Nasarawa govt graduate 100 youths in skills

Nasarawa state govt have trained and graduated 100 youths drawn from the 13 local government areas of the state on different entrepreneurship skills to help improve their livelihoods.

“The unemployment report by the National Bureau of Statistics indicates that unemployment rate is on steady rise from 18.8 per cent during the 3rd quarter of 2017 to 21.1 per cent as of the 2nd quarter of 2020.

“In order to curb the unemployment rate in the country, the Poise Graduate Communion Support Foundation created the career kick-start programme to address this specific area of focus.

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NSCDC arrests three suspects who allegedly abducted and gangraped 19-year-old girl for 21 days in Nasarawa

NSCDC arrests three suspects who allegedly abducted and gangraped 19-year-old girl for 21 days in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, has arrested three suspects over the alleged abduction and rape of a 19-year-old girl.