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Gunmen kill Delta businessman

A businessman identified as Nelson Ughoh has been killed by unknown gunmen in Delta State. The father of five, who owns a car mart opposite St, Anthony Catholic Church, Airport Road, Warri, was shot dead at about 10.00 p.m on Sunday, November 22. According to the Nigerian Tribune, the assailants reportedly tracked him at the…

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Gunmen attack bullion van, loot cash in Lagos (Video)

Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers yesterday attacked a bullion van in Ajah area of Lagos State and made away with millions of naira. The attack lasted for several minutes until the robbers accomplished their mission and fled. Eyewitnesses who captured the incident on camera said one person was killed in the attack that took…

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Gunmen assassinate market leader inside church in Delta state (Photo)

Suspected assassins have killed the chairman of Udu Harbour Market in Udu Local Government Area of Delta state, Comrade Freedom Odiete. Reports say the gunmen ambushed the market leader at Cross and Stop junction, Ekete-Inland while headed towards the DSC Expressway on Sunday, October 11. It was gathered that the suspected assassins reportedly shot him…

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Gunmen abduct female lawyer Bisola Ajayi in Rivers

There is anxiety in Port Harcourt, Rivers State as gunmen abducted a young female lawyer, Paulette Bisola Ajayi on Sunday night. The gunmen were said to be dressed in combat military fatigue. She was abducted in Rumuokrushi. In view of the development, the National President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Olumide Akpata has petitioned…

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Gunmen kill 2 FRSC officers, kidnap 10 in Nasarawa

Two Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, officers died after bandits attacked the vehicle they were traveling at Udege junction, along Mararaban-Udege highway, Nasarawa State at about 8am on Monday morning, Bisi Kazeem, the FRSC Corps Public Education Officer has said in a statement. He added that the gunmen also kidnapped 10 officers, while four others…

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Suspected Fulani gunmen attack CAN chairman, kidnapped policeman, girl, others in Kaduna community

A sick police officer, a 14-year-old girl and two others have been kidnapped by suspected Fulani herdsmen in Mararaba Rido, Chikun local government area of Kaduna States. They were abducted in the early hours of today, Friday. The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, chairman Kaduna north local government, Rev. Elisha Abu Dreams, who confirmed this…

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Gunmen kill 13 in Benue, set houses ablaze

The Police Command in Benue, on Monday confirmed the killing of 13 villagers by unidentified gunmen in Edikwu District, Apa Local Government Area (LGA). DSP Catherine Anene, Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) said in a statement in Makurdi.that the district had overtime experienced crisis over chieftaincy tussle until the state government intervened and peace returned…

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Borno State Gov’s convoy escapes gunmen attack in Baga town (Video)

The convoy of Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, was reportedly attacked at Baga town on Wednesday. Governor Zulum was on tour of the Northern part of Borno State to distribute relief materials to vulnerable communities in monguno town,- Marte, Kukawa, Guzamalla, Baga and Nganzai when the incident happened. According to reports, nobody was injured. It…