Tag: gunmen

Tears, jubilation as gunmen release abducted 13-year-old boy in Ogun [VIDEO]

Tears of joy and thanksgiving flowed freely on Tuesday when a kidnapped 13-year-old boy, Gbolahan Ajibola was released by his abductors. Nairalovers recalls that Gbolahan was kidnapped by gunmen in…

Gunmen sack three Ebonyi villages

By Ogochukwu Anioke, Abakaliki Gunmen on Monday morning sacked three villages in Ohaukwu local government area of Ebonyi state. Many were feared killed in the attacks, which occurred in Ebele…

Gunmen free kidnapped Imo monarch, 7 cabinet chiefs, guards

By Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri The Umueze Nguru autonomous community in Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State was on Saturday morning thrown into celebration mood following the return of…

Gunmen free kidnapped Imo monarch, cabinet chiefs

By Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri The Umueze Nguru autonomous community in Aboh Mbaise Local Government Area of Imo State was on Saturday morning thrown into celebration following return of its traditional…

REIGN OF TERROR! Anxiety in Southeast states as gunmen unleash horror

By Innocent DURU; Nwanosike ONU, Awka; Emma ELEKWA; Chris NJOKU, Owerri; Sunny NWANKWO, Umuahia and Ogochukwu ANIOKE, Abakaliki THE relative peace enjoyed by the inhabitants of the Southeast region of…

Gunmen on motorcycles kidnap petrol dealer in Ekiti

From Priscilla Ediare, Ado-Ekiti A petrol dealer, Mr Itakorode Adebayo, has been kidnapped by suspected gunmen in Isan-Ekiti, Oye Local Government Area of Ekiti State. Itakorode is the General Manager of Prosperous…

Gunmen attack Ondo community, raze 15 houses

By Osagie Otabor, Akure Gunmen suspected to be terrorising waterways in Ese-Odo local government area have razed 15 houses in a midnight attack on Asere riverine community. The gunmen were…

Gunmen storm Ibadan quarry site again, abduct three workers

There are expectations on the probe of the death of Richard Gbadebo, an undergraduate who died at Henkel – Expand Global Industries Limited (EGIL) in Ibadan. The deceased was a…

Gunmen Abduct Three Labourers Working At Ibadan Quarry, Demand Huge Ransom

Some gunmen have abducted three casual workers working at a quarry site at Idi Ayunre area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Our correspondent gathered that the victims and their…

Gunmen kill 2 policemen, expatriate, abduct 2 others in Benue

From Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Gunmen yesterday, reportedly killed three people, including an expatriate and two policemen, in Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State. The gunmen were also said to…

Gunmen kill expatriate, two policemen, abduct two other expatriates in Benue

From Rose Ejembi, Makurdi Some yet-to-be-identified gunmen have reportedly killed three people including an expatriate and two policemen in Ukum Local Government area of Benue State. The gunmen were also…

Gunmen kill 9, kidnap 25 along Kaduna-Kachia road

From Sola Ojo, Kaduna, and Bamigbola Gbolagunte, Akure Nine persons were feared killed while 25 others, comprising mostly of women, were whisked away to an unknown destination by gunmen suspected…

BREAKING: Gunmen raze another police station in Imo

By Damian Duruiheoma, Owerri Gunmen have razed another police station in Imo State few hours after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and outgoing Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu left…

VIDEO: Gunmen Attack Owerri Prison, Free Hundreds Of Inmates

Suspected hoodlums have reportedly attacked the Owerri Correctional Center and set free hundreds of inmates.  A video of the attack made available to Nairalovers showed that the suspects set ablaze…

Gunmen kill 4 in Imo

From Stanley Uzoaru, Owerri The Hausa community in Imo State has called for calmness as four northerners were, yesterday, killed by unknown gunmen at Umuaka in Orlu Local Government Area…