Nigeria Deploys Hundreds of Soldiers to Mubi

Truckloads of soldiers have been deployed to Mubi following a bloody massacre at a university campus by unidentified armed men.
  • Nigeria:  Tears, Anguish Trail Mubi Massacre

    Leadership, 7 October 2012

    Barely a week after the gruesome murder of over 40 people including some students of the Federal Polytechnic, School of Health Technology and Adamawa State University (ADSU), all ... read more »

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Some of the Relatives of the Victims of the Mubi Killings in Adamawa State

  • Nigeria:  Killings - 500 Soldiers Deployed to Mubi

    Daily Trust, 5 October 2012

    FOUR days after the killing of 25 people, mostly students of the Federal Polytechnic Mubi in Adamawa State, about 40 military pickup vans and two articulated trailer vehicles ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi - ANPP Wants Check On Use of Military, Paramilitary Uniforms

    Daily Trust, 8 October 2012

    The All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) yesterday called on the federal government to ban common use of military and paramilitary uniforms in order to restrain impersonators and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Students' Killings Outrageous - Ezekwesili

    Daily Trust, 8 October 2012

    Former Vice-President (Africa) for World Bank, Mrs. Oby Ezekwesili has described the killing of students in Mubi and Port Harcourt as not only barbaric but outrageous. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Adamawa Peace Council Condemns Mubi Massacre

    Leadership, 7 October 2012

    The Chairman, Adamawa Peace Council (APC), Alhaji Ahmed Joda, has condemned the recent killing of some students of the Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, and others in Adamawa. read more »

  • Nigeria:  CAN Laments Mubi Massacre, Urges NASS to Speed Up Anti-Terrorist Bill

    Leadership, 5 October 2012

    The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned what it described as 'barbaric act' in Mubi Adamawa State in which 40 students were massacred by gunmen suspected to be ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi Massacre - Adamawa Rector Cries Out for Protection

    This Day, 4 October 2012

    Barely three days after the massacre of over 26 students from three tertiary institutions in Mubi, Adamawa State, another institution, the Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola, is said ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi Massacre - Masterminds Must Be Punished - PDP Chairman - Says Enough Is Enough

    Vanguard, 4 October 2012

    National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, Thursday, said that security agencies must bring to book those behind the massacre of forty students ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Adamawa Govt - We'll Provide Succour for Mubi Massacre Survivors

    This Day, 4 October 2012

    The Adamawa State Government has said that it would provide succour to the victims of the last Monday's killings in Mubi, even as it appealed for calm, saying the security agencies ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NOA Condemns Mubi Killings

    Daily Trust, 5 October 2012

    The National Orientation Agency (NOA) has condemned the recent massacre of students of the Federal Polytechnic, Mubi in Adamawa State. Director General of the Agency, Mr. Mike ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi Killings - Minister Condemns Attack On Students

    Daily Trust, 4 October 2012

    The Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro has described the attack on students of Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa last Tuesday by some unknown gunmen as "barbaric, senseless ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tukur Tasks Security Agencies On Mubi Massacre

    This Day, 5 October 2012

    National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, has tasked the Federal Government and all security agencies in the country to ensure that the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  JNI - Mubi Killings Senseless

    Daily Trust, 5 October 2012

    The Jama'atu Nasril Islam (JNI) has condemned the killing of students of the Federal University, Mubi in Adamawa State, describing it as a senseless, barbaric act. The ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police Arrest Mubi Murder Suspects

    This Day, 4 October 2012

    Security agents have begun a manhunt for the gunmen who invaded Mubi, Adamawa State, on Monday night, killing about 46 students from three higher institutions in the state. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Outrage Trails Mubi Massacre - It's Tragic, Sad, Barbaric, Shocking - Jonathan

    Vanguard, 4 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday, ordered the security agencies to fish out and prosecute those responsible for the massacre of 40 students of Federal Polytechnic, Mubi; ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi Massacre - We Are in a Failed State

    This Day, 4 October 2012

    The member of House of Representatives, representing Kanaam, Kanke and Pankshin federal constituency of Plateau State, Hon. Emmanuel Go'ar has decried the wanton killing of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  President Jonathan Condemns Mubi Killings, Orders Perpetrators Brought to Justice

    Nigeria First, 3 October 2012

    President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned as "tragic, sad, barbaric and shocking", the killings at the Federal Polytechnic, Adamawa State University and the School of Health ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Another Mubi Massacre

    Vanguard, 4 October 2012

    NEITHER the official reaction, nor the reasons adduced for the killing of more than 40 students of tertiary institutions in Mubi, Adamawa State, can excuse another round in the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Mubi Students - Senate Condemns FG's Slow Response to Crime

    Daily Trust, 4 October 2012

    The Senate yesterday condemned the slow reaction of the government to crimes, maintaining that since there is a constitutional provision for capital punishment, it has to be ... read more »