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Wamakko’s aide kidnapped by gunmen found dead

The corpse of a personal aide of Senator Aliyu Wamakko, Alhaji Abba Gidan Haki, who was abducted by some unknown gunmen on Thursday in Sokoto, has been found. The remains have been interred according to Islamic rites. The 50-year-old Haki’s body was found on the road to Durbawa in the Kware local Government of the...

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Gunmen attack fourth Anambra police station in one week

Gunmen on Sunday attacked a police station in Mgbakwu in the Awka North Local Government Area of Anambra State. A source told our correspondent that they carted away some arms and ammunition during the attack. This brought to four police stations attacked in similar circumstances within a week in the state. Anambra State, for two...

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Gunmen kidnap Ogun community leader Omotayo

Gunmen, on Saturday, kidnapped a community leader at Imope, in the Ijebu-North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Tajudeen Omotayo. Omotayo, who was popularly called Oba Alade meta (king with three crowns) of Imope town near Ijebu-Igbo was kidnapped by gunmen on Saturday afternoon. According to a source, who is a resident of the town,...

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Gunmen kidnap Ogun community leader at Ijebu-Ode

Gunmen, on Saturday, kidnapped a community leader at Imope, in the Ijebu-North Local Government Area of Ogun State, Tajudeen Omotayo. Omotayo, who was popularly called Oba Alade meta (king with three crowns) of Imope town near Ijebu-Igbo was kidnapped by gunmen on Saturday afternoon. According to a source, who is a resident of the town,...

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BREAKING: Gunmen Attack Governor Ortom’s Convoy In Benue

  Gunmen suspected to be bandits have attacked the convoy of Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. Channels Television gathered that the incident happened on Saturday at Tyo Mu along Makurdi/Gboko road in Makurdi Local Government Area of the state. Briefing journalists, Ortom, who described the gunmen as ‘herdsmen’, said about 15 of the attackers trailed … Continue reading BREAKING: Gunmen Attack Governor Ortom’s Convoy In Benue Read Full Story

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BREAKING: Gunmen attack Ortom’s convoy

Gunmen suspected to be bandits on Saturday attacked the convoy of Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. The incident happened at Tyo Mu along Makurdi/Gboko road around noon. It was gathered that the Governor was on his way to Makurdi when the gunmen opened fire on his convoy but were repelled by his security men. Details...

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Gunmen ambush Nigerian Correctional Services vehicle, kill two, free inmate

Gunmen on Friday waylaid a vehicle belonging to the Nigeria Correctional Services and killed a warder and one other person yet to be identified in Anambra State. This came barely 24 hours after four naval officers and three policemen were killed in different locations in the state and their vehicles set ablaze. The police also...

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Breaking: Gunmen again kill 1 policeman, 2 prison officials in Anambra

By Vincent Ujumadu Barely 24 hours after gunmen attacked a police checkpoint at Neni , Anaocha local government area of Anambra State and killed a policeman, gunmen again attacked Ekwulobia police station in the state yesterday and killed another policeman and two officials of Nigeria Correctional Service, NCS. While the police station was attacked at
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Gunmen kill four naval men, three policemen in Anambra

Gunmen on Thursday reportedly killed four naval men and three policemen in different locations in Anambra State. But the state police command said it lost only one cop. PUNCH Metro gathered that the incident created tension in the state as the security agents were ambushed and murdered. READ ALSO: Niger pastor abducted, family claims N60m...

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Gunmen Kill Man, Kidnap Mother And Brother In Jigawa

  Gunmen have killed a young man during an attack on his father’s house in Kawo, a community in Jigawa State in the north-west region of the country. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Zahraddeen Aminuddeen, confirmed the incident to Channels Television. He identified the 25-year-old victim as Sabo Yusuf, saying his father’s … Continue reading Gunmen Kill Man, Kidnap Mother And Brother In Jigawa Read Full Story

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Gunmen attack Emir of Birnin Gwari’s convoy

***driver narrowly escaped By Ibrahim HassanWuyo The convoy of the Emir of Birnin Gwari, Alhaji Zubairu Jibril Mai Gwari II, was attacked by armed bandits on Tuesday evening. The emir was, however, not in the convoy during the attack but his driver was narrowly escaped. The incident happened along the dreaded Kaduna-Birnin Gwari highway. According
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School Abductions: Atiku Asks FG To Declare State Of Emergency On Education

  Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has called on the Federal Government to declare a state of emergency on the nation’s education following the abductions of schoolchildren in parts of the country. Atiku in a statement he personally signed and issued on Monday said short-term solutions will result to destruction on long-term destruction, noting that … Continue reading School Abductions: Atiku Asks FG To Declare State Of Emergency On Education Read Full Story

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Gunmen Kidnap Two Female OOU Students

  Two female students of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) were on Sunday night kidnapped by some gunmen. The victims, identified as Adeyemo Precious and Oyefule Abiola were abducted while returning to their hall of residence located in Olowu area in Ayetoro campus of the institution, Yewa North Local Government Area. The police public relations officer, … Continue reading Gunmen Kidnap Two Female OOU Students Read Full Story

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Gunmen kill family of 6 in Osun, one other in Ekiti

Police launch manhunt for killers As Amotekun boss demands sophisticated weapons to tackle criminalities in S’West By Dayo Johnson & Shina Abubakar No fewer than seven persons were killed, weekend, in Osun and Ekiti states by gunmen suspected to be bandits. Among the victims was a family of six reportedly killed when the gunmen stormed
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