Tags : Gunmen

Gunmen attack Nasarawa Deputy Governor’s Convoy, Kill Three Policemen

Three Policemen and a driver in the convoy of the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Dr Emmanuel Akabe, were on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, killed as gunmen, suspected to be armed robbers, attacked his convoy. Dr Akabe, who was on his way to Abuja on an official engagement, reportedly ran into the robbers who were […]

Gunmen Set NDLEA Office Ablaze In Abia

Armed Gunmen has attacked the Amaekpu Ohafia Local Government area office of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Abia State, setting the building on Fire. This is coming few days after some Police outposts and an office of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, were also burned down by unknown gunmen. Confirming the incident […]

Gunmen Kidnap Deeper Life Pastor Inside Church In Ondo

A Pastor of the Deeper Life Church at Irese town, Akure South Local Government, Pastor Mayomi Ogedengbe, has been abducted by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers. The incident happened on Monday evening, May 10, 2021, at the church premises. A member of the church said the abductors came in a black corolla sport car. The […]

One Of The Abducted Greenfield University Students Freed

One of the remaining 17 abducted Students of Greenfield University, Aaron Attahiru has been released. It was gathered that he was released after his Parents negotiated with the Kidnappers and paid a ransom. Aaron’s Mother, Lauretta Attahiru who confirmed the situation to Journalists did not however give details of her son’s release. Twenty-two undergraduates were […]

Gunmen Abduct Fuel Station Manager In Ekiti

Gunmen numbering about eight struck at a Petrol Station at Isan Ekiti in the Oye Local Government area of Ekiti State and abducted its Manager, Mr Itakorodo Adebayo. The Gunmen who rode on Motorcycles invaded the Petrol Station on Thursday Evening, April 8, 2021, shooting sporadically and forcibly took away their victim. The Ekiti State […]

Gunmen Raze 14 Houses In Midnight Attack On Ondo Community

Gunmen suspected to be terrorising waterways in the Ese-Odo Local Government area of Ondo State, have allegedly razed 14 houses in a midnight attack on the Asere riverine community. According to a report, the gunmen attacked the community for tipping off Security Agencies about their activities and movement. Women in the community protested the attack, […]

Abia Govt Shutdown School

Abia State Government has shut the Union Primary School, Afaraukwu located in the Umuahia North Local Government Area of the State, as suspected explosive devices were discovered in the School. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr John Kalu, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, April 8, 2021. Meanwhile, necessary measures have been taken to […]

Lagos CP Deploys More Mobile Police To Correctional Centres

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu has deployed additional Mobile Policemen in the correctional centres in the State. This was disclosed after he received the new Controller of Correctional Services, Lagos, Mr Francis Adebisi, and his entourage, at the Police Command headquarter in Ikeja. A brief detail of the meeting was shared on […]

Imo Attacks: IPOB Denies Master Minding Attacks

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has denied masterminding Monday’s attacks on the Owerri Correctional Centre and the Imo State Police Command Headquarters. IPOB’s Spokesperson, Mr Emma Powerful in a statement issued on Monday, April 5, 2021, said it was fallacious to link IPOB and the Operatives of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) to the […]

IPC, MRA Call For Release Of Abducted Journalist

Two Media Advocacy Groups, International Press Centre (IPC) and Media Rights Agenda (MRA) have condemned the kidnapping of The Punch Newspaper Correspondent, Mr Okechukwu Nnodim; calling for his immediate release. According to one of the statements signed by the Program Officer/Safety Desk Officer of IPC, Ms Melody Lawal, Mr Nnodim was said to be kidnapped […]