Gunmen abduct two businessmen in Ondo

Two prominent businessmen in Ikakumo-Akoko, Akoko North West Local Government Area of Ondo State were yesterday kidnapped by gunmen In Akunu and Ayere communities in Kogi State. A witness, Mrs kudi Obayan, said the victims were in a Honda Accord car travelling when the gunmen...

Gunmen kidnap 2 Catholic priests on Christmas eve

Two Catholic priests were abducted in Awka , Anambra State while on their way back from Onitsha on Christmas eve. A source, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said the kidnapped priests were serving in Umueze Anam in Anambra West Local Government Area of the state. He said...

Abducted Catholic nuns regain freedom

The five Catholic nuns that were kidnapped by gunmen last Thursday in Agbor, Delta State, have regained their freedom.   The nuns were returning from a burial in the eastern part of the country when the private vehicle they were traveling in was intercepted by gunmen who...

One cops, others killed in Benue

No fewer than seven persons, including a police sergeant, have been reportedly killed by gunmen in Okpoga, the headquarters of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State, on Saturday night.     Witnesses disclosed that the hoodlums, numbering about 10 stormed the town...

Gunmen attack journalist’s home

Gunmen numbering  about three  in the late hours of Thursday attacked the residence of  a broadcast journalist  wale oliyide,  in unity estate Ota Ogun state     The motive of the attack is yet unknown as nothing was reportedly taken during the attack, even though the...

Gunmen kill police sergeant in Imo

Barely 24 hours that bandits killed a Catholic priest in Nkwere Council area of Imo State, gunmen have struck again killing a police sergeant, Christian Nnamani, on Tuesday night.     The policeman was shot at the popular Control Post Junction, opposite the Assumpta...

Senior Lecturer shot dead in Imo 

A retired senior lecturer who worked with the Federal Polytechnics, Nekede, Imo State, was shot dead Sunday afternoon in his farm.     Mr. Chris Obioma Chikwendu,  60  had gone to inspect his farm when gunmen in military camouflage accosted him and attempted to abduct...

Gunmen shot dead  clergyman, abduct wife in Kaduna

Gunmen on Monday attacked the Nasara Baptist Church, Guguwa, through Rigasa in Nasara, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing the church leader, Reverend Hosea  Akuchi, and abducted his wife. As at the time of this report, there was no communication between the...

Late DPO’s wife, 5 other women abducted by gunmen

Gunmen have abducted the wife of the former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Rumuolumeni, in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State, the late Kingsley Chukwueggu, in Port Harcourt.     It was gathered from a senior police officer attached to Rumuolumeni...

Gunmen hijack 18-seater bus in Rivers

Gunmen have hijacked a commercial bus with 18 passengers and diverted the vehicle into a forest in the Omurelu-Elele axis on Owerri-Port Harcourt road, Rivers State.   Daily Sun gathered that the bus was travelling from Owerri, Imo State, to Port Harcourt, when it was...