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200 gunmen raid military base in Niger state, kill 6 soldiers, 7 civilians

About 200 gunmen have raided a military base in Allawa, Shiroro LGA of Niger state, killing six soldiers and a mobile policeman.

Wike spits fire: “If you kill Ortom, then be prepared to bury Nigeria”

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, warns that Nigeria may be plunged into another civil war if his Benue counterpart, Samuel Ortom, is killed.

Gunmen rain bullets on Correctional Service bus, kill 2, free inmate in Anambra

Gunmen attack Nigerian Correctional Service vehicle, kill armed guard, one other person in Ekwulobia area of Anambra State.

Gunmen abduct 16 fishermen with their engine boats

Gunmen kidnap 16 Ugandan fishermen on Lake Albert shared with the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Police said on Tuesday.

Gunmen rain bullets on police team, kill Inspector, steal weapons in Rivers

Gunmen killed Police Inspector, injured others in an attack on Sunday in the Borokiri axis of Port  Harcourt, the capital of Rivers State.

Again, gunmen shoot 2 dead in Benin city

Jethro Ibileke/Benin Two persons were shot dead by unidentified gunmen in two separate attacks at Aduwawa and Ogida areas of Benin, the capital of Edo...

Policeman killed in gunmen attack on ex-Gov. Dickson’s country home

One police officer was killed in a midnight attack by some unknown gunmen at the Toru Orua, Bayelsa country home of former Governor Henry...

Just in: Gunmen kill 2 FRSC officers, kidnap 10 in Nasarawa

Ayorinde Oluokun/Abuja Two Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, officers died after bandits attacked the vehicle they were traveling at Udege junction, along Mararaban-Udege  highway, Nasarawa...

Gunmen kill six in Burkina Faso Catholic church

Gunmen killed a priest and five parishioners during mass Sunday in an attack on a Catholic church in Dablo, northern Burkina Faso, security sources...

1 killed, 3 injured as gunmen attack Plateau community

Gunmen on Wednesday killed a 42 year-old man, Mr Mahan Ishaya, and injured three others in Daffo town of Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau.

By-election: Unknown gunmen attack APC candidate in Kwara

The All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero and Isin federal constituency Nov. 17 by-election, Mr Raheem Olawuyi, was on Thursday allegedly attack by unknown gunmen.

UPDATED: Gunmen attack on Kogi community spreads, 16 dead

The violence unleashed on Kpanche community in Bassa Local Government of Kogi State in the early hours of Sunday has spread to two other communities with death toll jumping from 10 to 16.

10 killed in fresh gunmen attack on Kogi community

The police in Lokoja on Sunday confirmed the death of 10 persons when gunmen invaded Kpanche community in Bassa Local Government Area of Kogi State.

Police foil gunmen attack on Igando community

The Police in Lagos State on Tuesday said it foiled an attempt by unknown gunmen to attack Igando Community in the state. Spokesperson of the...

SDP guber candidate decries attack on APC supporters in Rivers

Rev. Minaibim Harry, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Governorship Candidate in Rivers, on Wednesday decried the attack on All Progressives Congress (APC) supporters by...

Lokoja prison bombed, 50 inmates freed

Gunmen armed with dynamite freed at least 50 inmates in a raid on Koton Karfe Prison,Lokoja, in the central Nigerian state of Kogi. The same...

Katsina disburses N100m to victims of gunmen attack

The Katsina State Government on Monday began the disbursement of N100 million to victims of gunmen attack in Sabuwa and Faskari Local Government Areas...

4 killed by gunmen in Kaduna state

The Commissioner of Police in Kaduna State, Mr Umar Shehu, on Wednesday, confirmed that gunmen killed two policemen and two women at Fadan Karshi,...

5 year-old girl killed in attack by gunmen

Police in Bauchi State said gunmen set ablaze some houses in the staff quarters of Government Girls Secondary School (GGSS), Yana, killing a...

Ewelike, President Jonathan’s photographer shot

Gunmen have shot Mr Callistus Ewelike, President Goodluck Jonathan's photographer and staff of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The shooting took place on...

Gunmen kill over 30 in attack on wedding convoy

Survivors and witnesses of an attack on a wedding convoy in Borno state, northern Nigeria have confirmed that gunmen killed over 30 people...

Gunmen Kill Cop, Snatch Rifle

The Kaduna State Police Command on Monday confirmed the death of a policeman shot by gunmen on Sunday in Ungwan Muazu area of Kaduna. The...

Nasarawa Killings: More Bodies Of Policemen Recovered

More bodies of policemen have been recovered after gunmen from a shadowy cult ambushed a group of police officers in central Nigeria, killing 30...

Gunmen Kill Guard After Attacking Family 3 Times

For the Sarumi family residing at 2, Adeshina Street, Iju-Ishaga, Lagos state, Southwest Nigeria, it is a case of living in fear following three...

Nigeria: Gunmen attack police detention centre

The detention centre run by Nigerian Police Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Garki Abuja, came under the fusillade of bullets this morning, leaving two...

Gunmen attack Nigerian village, many feared dead

Yet-to-be tracked gunmen opened fire Saturday on a village in the northeastern Nigerian state of Yobe, with some residents feared dead, the state police...

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