Gunmen kill vigilante leader, 2 others in Anambra capital city

There was panic in Awka, the Anambra State capital when gunmen suspected to be cultists stormed some villages in the town and gunned down three persons on Wednesday night. The gunmen who were said to have released some gunshots in the air while their operations lasted, moved...

Gunmen kill 11, abduct district heads, 6 others

Hell was let loose on Tuesday evening in Kukoki village in Rafi local government area of Niger state following the invasion of armed bandits who held the people hostage for several hours. At the end of the three hours operation, the District head of Madoka Alhaji Zakari Yau, his...

Gunmen kill 3 policemen in Kaduna

Three Policemen serving at Fadan Karshi Outpost in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State were on Tuesday gunned down by gunmen at a checkpoint between Fadan Karshi, and Sabon Gida village. Alhaji Abubakar Abba, the Vice-Chairman Sanga Local Government Council, confirmed the...

Gunmen abduct Judge, kill Police orderly in Benin

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers, yesterday afternoon, abducted a Judge of the Benin Division of the Court of Appeal, Justice Chioma Nwosu-Iheme, killing her police orderly in the process. ‎The incident reportedly happened along the Benin-Agbor road, near Christ Chosen Church,...

Gunmen kill 1, abduct teacher, 4 others in Kaduna

Gunmen have killed one person and abducted five others, including a primary school headteacher, in what appeared to be coordinated attacks in some villages in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. A source in one of the affected villages, who spoke on the condition...

Gunmen abduct 2 siblings in Delta school

GUNMEN on Monday struck at Issele-Azagba near Asaba, the capital of Delta State, and abducted away two children from a private school. It was gathered that the armed men stormed the school premises at about 10 am in a black Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV). They beat up the security...

Gunmen Kill Lawmaker In Delta

A principal officer of Sapele Local Government Legislative Arm, Chief Venture Kagbude has been shot dead by suspected hired assassins. Kagbude, a Majority Leader of the Sapele Council Legislative arm who doubled as the Chairman of Okirighre Community in Sapele Local Government...

Gunmen burn Catholic priest

Gunmen on Wednesday ambushed and killed Rev. Fr. David Tanko, a Catholic priest of Jalingo diocese at Kufai Amadu parish in Takum Local Government Area of Taraba State. The priest was said to be on his way to Takum for a peace meeting with his colleagues on how to resolve the...

Gunmen storm Zamfara, abduct 5

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of about five workers of Government Girls Secondary School Moriki in Zurmi Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of yesterday. Reacting, the state police public relation officer, Mohammed Shehu, said...

Gunmen kill Army garrison commander in Bauchi

The Garrison Commander of 33 Artillery Brigade Command, Colonel Mohammed Barack, has been killed by gunmen along Magama Gumau Road in Bauchi State. The incident occurred on Sunday night when the victim’s power bike developed a fault while he was returning to Bauchi from Kaduna....