Ortom also said that the government has arrested 400 people in connection to farmers-herdsmen clashes with not less than 2,000 cattle seized.
The Kaduna State Government has relaxed the 24-hour curfew imposed on Kajuru local government area.
The attacks Friday morning occurred in Rafinkada and Kente in Wukari in the southern part of the state, local officials said.
A human trafficking victim, Oyinlola Solanke, who was rescued by the Erelu Eyinade Foundation, has narrated how she frustrated the plans by her employer to sexually assault her while working as a maid in Oman.
Gunmen have shot dead a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Omunakwe Benson.
There was a total blackout in Abuja and neighbouring states for several hours on Thursday following the collapse of the country’s power grid, which led to a near zero allocation to the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company.
ActionAid is doing this in preparation for the flag off of the second phase of the “System and Structure Strengthening Approach against Radicalisation to Violent Extremism (SARVE) Project in Kogi and Nasarawa States”.
An orthopaedic surgeon at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Prof. Olayinka Adegbehingbe, who was kidnapped on Sunday, said that N5.045m was paid to secure his release.
The younger sister of the Assistant Registrar of the Plateau State Polytechnic, Miss Abigail Amos, who was abducted by gunmen on Monday has been released.
The tips urged Nigerians to avoid an unnecessary argument or challenging armed personnel on duty.