Category: Society

Some suspected terrorists believed to be Boko Haram members have killed an aide to Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State along with eight others. The governor’s aide, identified as Muhammad Sani, was shot dead by the gunmen on Friday at Bulabulin-Ngabura village, which is about 50km from Maiduguri, the state capital. The attackers stormed the…

Tragedy struck in Ikot Omin area of Calabar, the Cross River State capital, on Sunday night when a young couple died after being suffocated by generator fumes. The husband and wife died along with the wife’s teenage sister, who lived with them. The couple recently moved into their yet-to-be completed house. On the fateful day,…

Fulani Gunmen Kill 7 In Kaduna

Some suspected Fulani gunmen numbering about 20 stormed Adu village in Atakad Chiefdom, Kaura local government area of Kaduna State, on Monday, killing about seven persons and injuring some others. The incident occurred in the early hours of Monday when residents of Adu were getting ready for the day’s work. The attackers reportedly entered the…

No fewer than six persons were reportedly killed in Shwan Village in Kuru, Jos South local government area of Plateau State when some gunmen invaded the community on Sunday night. The fresh attack left five siblings and one other person perished in the incident. The armed men stormed the village and killed the victims in…

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has declared that the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, is now dead in the state following its merger with other political parties to form the All Progressive Congress, APC, some weeks ago. Okorocha made this known in Owerri, the state capital, while making a formal presentation of all former…