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Five Killed In Fresh Adamawa Attack

Adamawa   Five people have been killed in a fresh attack in Adamawa State.  The victims were indigenes of Bali village in Demsa Local Government Area of the state. Spokesman of the Adamawa Police Command, Othman Abubakar, confirming the incident

Basketball chief dies of heart attack in Buenos Aires

Patrick Baumann Patrick Baumann, the 51-year-old Secretary General of basketball’s world governing body, has died of heart attack at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) said on Monday. FIBA said in a statement that “basketball

Police confirm one dead in attack on Tambuwal’s motorcade

Aminu Tambuwal, Sokoto state governor The Police Command in Sokoto State has confirmed the death of one person as a result of stray bullets fired when hoodlums allegedly attacked Gov. Aminu Tambuwal’s motorcade in Sokoto on Saturday. The command’s spokesperson,

Army Repels Boko Haram Attack In Borno

File The Nigerian Army has said that troops of sector 3 deployed in operation Lafiya Dole on Friday evening repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists on Arege community in Borno state. According to the Army in a statement, several

Brutal killing of Bulgarian reporter ‘attack on press freedom’ – UNESCO

UNESCO The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has condemned the “brutal” killing of investigative reporter Victoria Marinova, declaring it as outrageous. Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, said attacks on journalists erode fundamental human rights to freedom of

Five Killed, Several Houses Burnt In Fresh Plateau Attack

  Five persons have been killed, several others injured and houses burnt down in another attack by gunmen in Plateau State. The gunmen attacked Nkiendoro village of Bassa Local Government Area of the state on Thursday night, barely 24 hours

BREAKING: 19 Feared Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack

  Nineteen people feared killed in Ariri Village, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State by suspected herdsmen. The herdsmen were said to have attacked the village on Thursday night and shot the 19 people while they were asleep. According

Ronaldo denies attack accusation, calls rape ‘abominable crime’

Ronaldo Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has issued a new denial of accusations by a former model that he raped her in Las Vegas in 2009 AFP reports that Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday categorically denied accusations by a former model who

14 Feared Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack

  Fourteen people have been reported killed in a fresh attack in Plateau State. The incident occurred on Thursday night when Gunmen attacked Rukuba – a resident of the community told Channels Television. According to the witness, the 14 people

Plateau Attack: Govt Imposes Dusk To Dawn Curfew

  The Plateau State Government has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew in Jos North and Jos South local governments. The curfew comes less than 24 hours after 14 persons were killed in their homes in Rukuba area of the

BREAKING: 14 Feared Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack

  Fourteen people have been reported killed in a fresh attack in Plateau State. More to follow… The post BREAKING: 14 Feared Killed In Fresh Plateau Attack appeared first on Channels Television. Source link

Osun Election: Suspected Thugs Attack PDP Chieftain, Diekola

Diekola’s vehicle attacked by thugs   Some suspected thugs on Monday attacked a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Fatai Oyedele, popularly known as Diekola. The PDP chieftain was attacked in the Alekuwodo area of Osun State, close to

PDP raises alarm over APC’s plan to attack Osun collation centres to alter results

PDP guber candidate, Senator Ademola Adeleke being accredited to vote The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has alleged that there were desperate moves by the All Progressives Congress to hijack the collation of results in the Osun Governorship

2 dead, scores injured as robbers attack bank in Ekiti

Gunmen A bank robbery that occurred in Igede Ekiti, headquarters of Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area area of Ekiti State, late on Wednesday claimed two lives, while others sustained varying degrees of injury. The incident was confirmed on Thursday by the