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Gunmen kill Sen. Abbo’s uncle, abduct his step mother

Adamawa Police Command has confirmed the killing of an uncle to Elisha Ishaku Abbo the senator representing Adamawa North District of the National Assembly and the abduction of his step mother. The command Spokesman, Suleiman Yahaya, confirmed the incident to News Agency of Nigeria in Yola on Saturday. Mr Yahaya, a

Gunmen kill 18 persons in fresh attacks in Zamfara

Suspected gunmen have reportedly killed 18 persons in some communities in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara, the Emir of Tsafe, Muhammad Bawa has disclosed. The Emir made the disclosure on Friday while receiving a House of Representatives member representing Gusau/Tsafe Federal Constituency, Alhaji Kabir Mai-Palace in Gusau. The News Agency of

Gunmen abduct Village Head in Katsina

The Police Command in Katsina State has confirmed the abduction of Bature Mai’unguwa, the Village Head of Labo in Batsari Local Government Area, by unknown gunmen. The Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Gambo Isa confirmed the abduction to newsmen on Wednesday in Katsina. He said that the victim was abducted on Tuesday afternoon

Top 10 security related reports in Nigeria

Cpt. Hashim Abdullahi   1. INSECURITY: NO SALLAH CELEBRATIONS IN BUHARI’S VILLAGE WHEN Muslims all over the world celebrate Eid-Fitr, next week, their counterparts in Daura, Katsina State, the birth place of President Muhammadu Buhari, will not be part of it. Reason: The Daura Emirate Council has suspended all activities lined up to

Again, Gunmen attack Plateau Polytechnic staff Quarters, abduct one

Godsgift Onyedinefu Gunmen have again reportedly attacked Plateau Polytechnic Staff quarters located at Heipang in Barki Ladi Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Monday. The gunmen abducted a lady identified as the younger sister of the institution’s Assistant Registrar, Mr Ezekiel Rangs. Rangs who confirmed the incident told

Gunmen kidnap Taraba Perm Sec

Godsgift Onyedinefu Unknown gunmen have reportedly abducted the Permanent Secretary in the Taraba State Ministry of Water Resources, Mrs. Susana Jonathan. Jonathan was kidnapped in her house around the ATC area of Jalingo at about 2:17am on Sunday, local residents said. This is coming barely five days after the Deputy Registrar of the

Bandits kill 17, abduct two Women in Katsina community

Jude Johnson Suspected bandits have again invaded Yar Center, in the outskirts of Sherere community in Kankara Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina State, killing 17 persons while dozens sustained varying degrees of injuries and numerous houses set ablaze. The bandits, according to residents, also abducted two women and rustled 120

Police confirm 16 people killed by gunmen in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command on Monday said no fewer than 16 persons were killed by gunmen at Barde Village under Maro in Kajuru Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo, confirmed this to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kaduna. Sabo said at about 7:30 a.m.

Bandits attack Zamfara community, kill 14, abducts 40

Unknown gunmen have reportedly attacked Kawaye settlement in Bagega village of Anka local government area of Zamfara state at about 5pm on Tuesday. Several cars, houses and shops were burnt to ashes and an unspecified number of animals and foodstuffs were carted away by the bandits during the attack. Army Spokesman of Operation