Gunmen attack Dickson’s country home, kill one security aide
Unidentified gunmen attacked the Toru Orua country home of immediate past Governor of Bayelsa State, Seriake Dickson on Wednesday night, but men of the Nigeria Police repelled the midnight attack.
Gunmen kill Oyo commissioner’s brother over motorbike
45-year-old Isaac Orisadeyi Adedoku, younger brother to the Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Matters in Oyo State, Mrs. Funmilayo Orisadeyi, was shot dead on Tuesday evening in Ibadan, the state capital.
Gunmen abduct lecturer, 2 children at Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria
Gunmen abducted a lecturer and two children of a member of staff of the Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic Zaria, Kaduna State, on Saturday. The Secretary, Information and Protocol Unit of the polytechnic, Mr Abdullahi Shehu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone interview on Sunday that the victims were abducted from their homes…
Gunmen attack police station, kill two officers in Edo
Suspected gunmen reportedly attacked a police station in Igueben, headquarters of Igueben Council Area of Edo state, carted away arms and ammunition. They also killed a police inspector and a constable. A source in the community said other policemen also sustained injuries during the attack, as the hoodlums who stormed the police station around 8:00…
Gunmen kidnap woman, shoot husband in Abuja
Suspected kidnappers yesterday abducted a middle-aged woman, Mrs. Grace Ameh, after shooting her husband after the gunmen invaded the couple’s residence at Gwagwa in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. A source said: “Mrs. Grace Ameh was abducted. Her husband who was at home with her was shot by the gunmen. However, he has been…
Gunmen kill ex-ATBU director of works – Police confirm
The Police in Bauchi State have confirmed the killing of Mr Hassan Jama’are, a former Director of Works, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa...
Gunmen kill 12 in Kaduna State, abduct Abuja council chief, others
Gunmen, at the weekend, killed 12 persons and injured eight others in two separate attacks at Kidandan and Kadai villages in Giwa local council of Kaduna State.
Gunmen invade relaxation spot in Kogi, kill one, injure many
Three gunmen attacked Royal Garden Relaxation Spot in Egume, Dekina Local Government of Kogi on Friday, killing one person and injuring many others
Gunmen kill hotelier in Osun
A middle-aged businessman and owner of Falola Hotel, Oke Falola, was on Wednesday night assassinated by gunmen in Ilesa, Osun State.