Tag Archives: Gunmen

Several People Feared Killed As Gunmen Attack Kaduna Village

  No fewer than 14 people have been reportedly killed with 17 others injured after gunmen attacked Ungwan Paa-Gwandara village in Godogodo Chiefdom of Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Although the police authorities are yet to confirm the

Again, Gunmen Attack Borno Community

  Gunmen have attacked Maiborinti community in Molai general area near Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The incident occurred at about 5:20 pm on Sunday with the attackers shooting sporadically. According to eyewitnesses, the gunmen burnt down a neighbouring village

Gunmen Kidnap Three Federal Medical Officers In Ondo

Three members of staff of the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Owo, Ondo State have been kidnapped by some yet to be identified gunmen. The victims which include a medical doctor, a nurse and a record officer were kidnapped on Wednesday,

Gunmen Kill One, Kidnap Four Osun College Workers

  Gunmen have killed one member of staff of the Osun State College of Technology (OSCOTEH) in Esa-Oke town in the state. During the attack which occurred on Tuesday, the assailants also abducted five other staff members and two students

Gunmen Kidnap Four Reverend Sisters, Two Others In Delta

  Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have abducted four reverend sisters and two others in Delta State, southern Nigeria. The nuns are from the Order of the Missionary of Martha and Mary (MMM) under the Issele-Uku Diocese in Agbor town

Gunmen abduct journalist, one other in Nasarawa State

Gunmen Nasarawa State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the abduction of a presenter with Nasarawa Broadcasting Service and his friend by unknown gunmen on Saturday night. The command’s spokesman, SP Kennedy Idirisu told newsmen in Lafia that the presenter was

Gunmen kidnap traditional ruler, wife in Kaduna

Gunmen Gunmen on Friday kidnapped Mr Maiwada Galadima, the Paramount Chief of Adara Chiefdom in Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State and his wife along Kaduna/Kachia road. Mr Ibrahim Yakubu, a son in-law to the Chief, disclosed this to

Gunmen kidnap LG chairman’s son in Kano

Kano State Commissioner of Police Rabiu Yusuf The Chairman of Kiru Local Government in Kano State, Alhaji Nasiru Muazu has confirmed the abduction of his son, Babangida, by gunmen on Wednesday night. Muazu confirmed the incident in a telephone interview

Gunmen Kidnap Three Lecturers In Kaduna

  Three lecturers of the Shehu Idris College of Health in Makarfi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been abducted by gunmen. The Kaduna State Police Command confirmed the incident on Tuesday, According to the spokesperson of the command,

BREAKING: Gunmen Invade Three Communities In Adamawa

  Some gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have invaded three communities in Adamawa State, burning down many houses. The affected communities include Gon, Bolki and Nzomosu in Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa. Lawmaker representing Numan Constituency in the National

BREAKING: Gunmen Kill Newly Elected LG Chairman In Imo

File   Gunmen suspected to be hired assassins have killed an All Progressives Congress (APC) Local Government Chairman, Mr Sunny Ejiagwu. The victim, who was murdered on Friday morning, was until his death the Chairman of Ideato North LGA of

Gunmen Reportedly Abduct Dino Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye (file)   The lawmaker representing Kogi West district, Senator Dino Melaye, has been reportedly abducted by gunmen. Senator Ben Murray-Bruce, who represents Bayelsa East, disclosed this on Thursday via his Twitter handle. He revealed that he got

Gunmen Kill Four, Injure Eight In Zamfara Mosque Attack

File   A group of gunmen have killed at least four people during prayer at a mosque at Kawddi village in Zamfara State. The attack, which also injured at least eight people, occurred at about 8pm on Tuesday in Zurmi

Gunmen Kill Two Policemen In Fresh Birnin Gwari Attack

  Two policemen have been killed after gunmen attacked them while on patrol along the Birnin-Gwari – Funtua Road in Kaduna State. The Spokesman of the Kaduna State Police Command, Mukhtar Aliyu, confirmed this to Channels Television on Tuesday. According