Tuesday, 5th December 2023
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18 Sep
Gunmen in the early hours of yesterday, invaded Evangelical Church of West Africa (ECWA) Church, Nuku, at Maigemu District of Jos East Local Council of Plateau State, kidnapping the pastor, Usman Umaru, and two others, including a woman.
14 Sep
Gunmen, yesterday, kidnapped a member of National Youth Services Corpse (NYSC), Maryjane Onoriode, deployed to Osun State in Eku, Ethiope East Local Council of Delta State. Maryjane, who hails from Eku reportedly left her boyfriend’s house in Jesse, Ethiope West Local Council at about 4:20p.m., and was kidnapped while  returning home. The Guardian learnt that the…
8 Sep
A Catholic Parish house in Kamantan, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area of Kaduna State, was on Thursday night set ablaze and a seminarian killed in an attack by gunmen.
3 Sep
Gunmen have killed seven Muslim worshippers and injured three others in two separate attacks on mosques in northwest Nigeria's Kaduna state, police said Saturday.
27 Aug
A gang of armed men have reportedly killed an Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) (names withheld) attached to the Isiokolo (Otoro-Agbon) Police Division in Ethiope East Local Council of Delta State.
25 Aug
Suspected gunmen, yesterday, attacked an Army patrol van, killed a soldier, and carted away sack bags (Ghana-Must-Go) believed to be loaded with cash in Benin City, the Edo State capital. Three soldiers were in the military vehicle heading towards Ikpoba-hill axis when the assailants ambushed them at the traffic lights along Akpakpava Road by First…
22 Aug
Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers on Sunday night invaded a restaurant beside Owerri Police Area Command, Imo State, killed a retired police officer and his wife, and snatched away a large sum of money from their daughter, who is operating a Point of Sales (POS), centre. The command, located beside the popular Fire Service…
16 Aug
Gunmen suspected to be killer herdsmen have sent two teachers to the great beyond and injured the Vice Principal (VP) of BECO Comprehensive School, Kwi, in Riyom Local Council of Plateau State.
15 Aug
Daredevil terrorists have abducted 25 persons that include women and children, and injured scores of others during different operations in four Local Government Areas of Katsina State. In the Batsari council area on Sunday night at about 9:00 pm, the marauders abducted 20 persons in Madogara community, most of whom were peasant farmers. Sources in…
14 Aug
Again, gunmen, at the weekend, invaded another Imo monarch’s palace, setting ablaze his palace and vehicles parked in the compound, while injuring some of his subjects.
11 Aug
Imo monarchs have decried the worsening insecurity, which has affected the “low and mighty” in the South East, calling for armed protection and assignment of more constitutional roles.
8 Aug
Gunmen have looted and set ablaze the home of the traditional ruler-elect of Okwuru OrsuIhitteukwa in Orsu Local Council of Imo State, Ezekiel Nwokedi (Okwuruoha 1 of Ekuru, Orsu).


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As Nigeria struggles to meet the goal four of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and tackle the increasing menace of out-of-school children, some states have continued to expend millions of naira on overseas training for some of their students.
43 mins ago
The Nigerian military has yet again been caught in misdirected airstrikes, with the latest incident claiming over 80 lives in Kaduna State.
44 mins ago
Yambali Umaru, a carpenter, was in detention for seven years after his friend alleged that he was a member of Boko Haram insurgents, in 2011. 
47 mins ago
Federal Government, yesterday, resumed the trial of suspected Boko Haram members in the Kainji Prosecution Project Phase IV in Abuja.
48 mins ago
Nigeria’s external sector recorded a modest improvement last quarter (Q3) as trade surplus rose by 47 per cent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) to N1.89 trillion compared to N1.28 trillion posted in the second quarter (Q2).
48 mins ago
Sports Minister, Senator John Owan Enoh, has revealed that the Federal Government has no intention of sacking Super Eagles’ Coach, Jose Peseiro, before the forthcoming Cote d’Ivoire 2024 Africa Cup of Nations.
48 mins ago
It is an honour and a pleasure to join you today to celebrate the 40th anniversary of what I consider to be one of Nigeria’s, and indeed Africa’s, finest newspapers.
53 mins ago
The quest for a wage system that is sufficient to provide a decent living for workers and their family members is currently one of the most pressing issues facing the country.
54 mins ago
Amadi Umeh showed why he is currently the country’s best home-based player, at the weekend, when he defeated hard-fighting Rilwan Akanbi to win the Third Quadri Aruna Open Table Tennis Championship.
54 mins ago
Pensioners of Chevron Nigeria (PenCoN) said the company has breached Nigerian Constitution and its own operational tenets in dealing with them.