No fewer than 10 policemen attached to the convoy of Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State sustained injuries in an accident on Monday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the accident happened while the governor inspecting a 60-...
Unknown gunmen have attacked the Iboko Divisional Police Station in Izzi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. Though details of the attack were still sketchy at the time of this report, it was learnt that the attack took place around...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed the death of nine persons in a motor accident at Kunar Dumawa in Dambatta Local Government Area of Kano State on Sunday. FRSC Sector Commander, Zubairu Mato, while confirming the accident in...
Armed bandits have invaded a girls’ school in Zamfara, abducting at least three hundred students. The BBC reported on Friday morning that the mass abduction occurred overnight, saying parents of some of the students have confirmed the development.
A police station in Aboh Mbaise local government area of Imo state has been attacked and set ablaze by suspected hoodlums. The incident which was confirmed in Owerri, by the Imo State Police Public Relations Officers, PPRO, Orlando Ikekwo, said...
Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have shot and killed four policemen at a checkpoint in Calabar, the Cross River State capital. The incident reportedly happened in the early hours of Thursday, February 25. It was gathered that...
Gunmen have killed one policeman and injured two others during an attack on a bullion van at Ubulu-Okiti axis along the Benin/Asaba expressway, Aniocha North LGA, Delta State. It was gathered one other lady was feared dead in the attack...
A first-year student of Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO), Imo State has apparently killed himself. The body of Daniel Uchenna Nwafor of the Department of Chemistry was found on Tuesday dangling on a rope in his lodge at Umuchima...
Tuesday’s shock attack on Maiduguri, the Borno State capital has put residents of the ancient city under an atmosphere of fear. Although, Borno State is the epicenter of Boko Haram’s insurgency, Maiduguri, the state capital has enjoyed relative peace for...
Four female hawkers have been confirmed dead in an accident involving a truck on Upper Iweka Flyover in Onitsha, Anambra State. Mr Andrew Kumapayi, the state Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), who confirmed the incident to the News...
The Town Union Vice Chairman of  Oruku, in Nkanu East Local Government Area of Enugu State, Chief Samuel Ani has been shot dead. He was killed Wednesday morning by unidentified gunmen. Over 77 buildings have reportedly been...
There are confirmed reports from Katsina State that armed bandits attacked villages in Sabuwa Local Government Area killing three people on Monday night. Residents said the attackers also took away about 50 people, mostly women and children, during the attack.
No fewer than thirteen persons have been confirmed dead, while over 40 others sustained varying degrees of injuries in rocket attack on Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram. As at the time of filing the report Tuesday night, a team of...
Gunmen on Tuesday, attacked and burnt the World Bank Housing Estate Police Station, Abayi in Aba, few weeks after burning of Omoba Police Station in Isiala-Ngwa South Local Government Area of Abia State. Emerging reports reveal that the assailants killed...
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Osun Sector Command, said on Monday that one person lost his life in an auto crash that occurred on Gbogan-Ibadan expressway. The Sector Commander, Mrs Kudirat Ibrahim, disclosed this in a statement by the...
Gunmen kidnapped the paramount ruler of Ikuru town in the Andoni Local Government Area of Rivers State, HRM Aaron Ikuru, at his residence on Sunday night. Also, some boat travellers, including a lecturer at the University of Port Harcourt, who...
Unknown gunmen suspected to be cultists have attacked a checkpoint manned by a Police detachment of the Quick Response Squad (QRS) in Akwa Ibom, killing one Police Inspector, while others escaped in hails of bullets. The incident, according to an...
The Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday accused the aide of the State governor, Hope Uzodinma, of attacking him with 1,000 thugs. Police on Sunday arrested the former Imo State governor and two of his aides...
Armed bandits have razed the building of the Holy Family Catholic Church, and two homes, in Kikwari village, Kajuru local government area of Kaduna state. Samuel Aruwan ,Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Kaduna State,said on Sunday, that...
Unknown gunmen in a white Venza car have killed the Special Assistant to Delta State Governor on Youth Development, Comrade Okiemute Sowho, also known as Daddy K. He was killed, on Saturday evening, along Crudas axis by Akintola Road, Sapele,...
Gunmen suspected to be bandits have reportedly kidnapped no fewer than 17 married women in the Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State. According to Katsina Post, the women were intercepted on Thursday on their way to a wedding ceremony.
Military fighter jets believed to be deployed by the Nigerian Army and the Nigerian Air Force are conducting aerial strikes in Orlu communities in Imo State, which has worsened the already built-up tension in the areas. SaharaReporters reports that the...
A pregnant lawyer, Nkiru Agbasu, was on Wednesday shot dead by suspected armed robbers on the Warri-Sapele highway in Delta State. The deceased was said to be returning to Warri from Sapele when the incident occurred. It...
The Federal Road Safety Corps has confirmed the death of four persons in a fatal motor accident on Enugu-Awka Road on Tuesday. The Enugu State Sector Commander, Ogbonnaya Kalu, who spoke to our correspondent on Wednesday, said the accident, which...
Thirty-five people have been killed in fighting between semi-nomadic herders and farmers in southeastern Chad in recent days, according to a senior official. The deaths occurred in Salamat province where farmers were attacked when they encountered a roadblock, provincial secretary-general...
On Monday, an inferno destroyed parts of a camp in Nganzai Local Government Area of Borno State. A source at the National Emergency Management Agency said details about the fire at Nganzai are sketchy because the town is difficult to...
Armed men have attacked Government Science College Kagara in Rafi Local government area of Niger State. At least one student is feared killed, and several other students abducted. Some teachers and their family members residing within the...
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted two suspected fake military officers in a new VIP edition of Toyota Hilux Jeep loaded with 394 compressed parcels of illicit drugs concealed in different parts of the vehicle.The suspected fake military officers, Mohammed...
The Police Command in Delta has confirmed the killing of two of its officers by gunmen, along Ugbolu-Illah road in Oshimili North Local Government Area of the state. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Mohammed Ali, confirmed the killing to...
Seven teenage girls from Magamin Diddi village in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State were killed when an object believed to be a bomb exploded. The deceased according to an indigene of the area, Malam Faruku Magami, were among...