Four policemen, six soldiers killed in Borno attack
The Police in Borno on Thursday confirmed that four policemen and six soldiers were killed in the Boko Haram attack in Rann community of Kala Balge Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner, Mr Damian Chukwu, disclosed this while fielding questions at a monthly police meeting in Maiduguri. “In the recent attack in Kala…
Panic in Bayelsa town over alleged killing of four soldiers
Fear of reprisal has gripped Ndoro community in Bayelsa State, following the killing of four soldiers and another security personnel. Fleeing residents of the community lamented that troops and military hardware were being deployed in Ekeremor local council area to hunt for those behind the crime. Sources said a militant leader called Kareowei and his…
Two soldiers, four others paraded for alleged armed robbery
Ondo State police command has arrested a 10-man armed robbery gang, which included two personnel of the Nigeria Army (names withheld), while a kidnapped victim was rescued by the police. The Commissioner for Police, Gbenga Adeyanju, while parading six members of the gang alongside a kidnap kingpin in the state, said the command received information…
Soldiers, community clash leaves five dead
There was pandemonium yesterday in Kpaidna village in Bosso Local Council of Niger State when a combined team of soldiers and Airforce personnel clashed with the community, leaving five persons dead and two others injured.
Police, soldiers clash in Calabar
Banking activities were yesterday disrupted for about an hour at one of the new generation banks in Calabar as soldiers and policemen engaged in a free-for-all.
Again, soldiers storm Tompolo’s town
Combat ready troops, yesterday, swooped on Oporoza, the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu kingdom and hometown of wanted ex-militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo (alias Tompolo).
Troops invade Tompolo’s community, search for militants
Heavily armed soldiers in two gunboats invaded Oporoza, the traditional headquarters of Gbaramatu kingdom in Delta State in the early hours of yesterday.