Tag Archives: Killed

One killed, three injured as militants attack bus

Etim Ekpimah, Uyo One person has been confirmed dead, while three others were injured after suspected militants attacked a passenger bus at Ikot Mkporikpo end of the Abak-Iwukem Road in the Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State.

Five Killed As Suicide Bombers Attack Maiduguri Community

At least five people were killed as suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers on Sunday night attacked Kaleri, a neighbourhood of Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. The attack claimed the lives of only the suicide bombers as they detonated their improvised

At Least 20 Persons Killed As Boat Capsizes In Sokoto

  At least 20 persons have been killed in a boat accident, which occurred in Gandi District of Rabah Local Government Area, Sokoto State. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) told AFP on Friday that the vessel, which was carrying

Two Killed In Commercial Bus Accident

Map of Ondo State Two residents of Ilaramokin, in Ifedore Local Government Area of Ondo State, have been killed after a commercial bus accident along the Akure-Ilesa Highway. An eyewitness told Channels Television on Monday, that the incident occurred on

BREAKING: Traditional Ruler Kidnapped, Son Killed In Kogi

  The Traditional Ruler of Jakura town in Lokoja local government area of Kogi State Chief Usman Ajibola has been kidnapped while his son Rufai Ajibola has been killed by gunmen. The post BREAKING: Traditional Ruler Kidnapped, Son Killed In

BREAKING: Several Killed While Scooping Fuel In Niger State

  Several Persons have been killed while attempting to scoop fuel from a broken pipeline at Dagbo-Pogo community in Niger State. Details to follow… The post BREAKING: Several Killed While Scooping Fuel In Niger State appeared first on Channels Television.

Police Arrest, Dismiss Officer Who Allegedly Killed Corp Member In Abuja

The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has announced the arrest and dismissal of the police officer who allegedly killed a National Youth Service Corp Member (NYSC) member, Angela Igwetu, In Abuja. The corp member, Igwetu, was allegedly

Police Compensate Families Of Killed Officers With N30m

  The Nigerian Police Zone 3 Headquarters in Yola, the Adamawa State capital, has distributed the sum of N30 million to 15 families of police officers who died while on duty. The police noted that while the amount cannot compensate for

Nine People Confirmed Killed In Lagos Tanker Explosion

 At least nine people have so far been confirmed killed in the deadly tanker explosion on Otedola Bridge along the Berger axis of Lagos on Thursday evening. The General Manager of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency, Mr Adesina

Boko Haram And Nigerian Forces Killed, Maimed 881 Children In 2017 – UN

  The United Nations says 881 children were either killed or maimed by Boko Haram and Nigerians Security Forces in 2017. This was contained in the UN Secretary-General’s report on ‘children and armed conflict’. Many of the casualties were recorded

Killings: More People Were Killed Under You, Presidency Fires Back At PDP

A scene of the attack in Plateau State.   The Presidency has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of taking advantage of the nation’s security challenge to play ‘cheap politics’. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr

Killings: Amnesty Accuses FG Of Impunity, Says Over 1,813 Killed Since January

File photo: A community deserted in Kogi State by residents after an alleged herdsmen invasion.   Global human rights group Amnesty International has accused the Nigerian Government of encouraging the impunity fueling the increasing insecurity in the country by failing

Police Confirm 86 Killed In Plateau Attack

A community attacked by suspected herdsmen in Barkin Ladi LGA of Plateau State.   The police have confirmed 86 persons killed by suspected herdsmen during an attack on Gashish district of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. Police Public

BREAKING: Policeman Killed As Shiites Continue Protest Against El-Zakzaky’s Detention

  A policeman has been killed in renewed Shiites protests over the continued detention of their leader, Mr Ibrahim Elzakzaky. The Spokesman for the Kaduna State Police Command, Mukhtar Aliyu, confirmed the incident which took place on Thursday, to Channels Television.