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5 Allegedly Killed as 2 Communities Clash in Cross River

5 Allegedly Killed as 2 Communities Clash in Cross River

Terrorism November 15, 2018 at 7:52 am 0 comments

No fewer than five persons have been allegedly killed and several others missing in a communal clash that ensued between the people of Ebijakara, Ebom and Usumutong communities in Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State.
The incident occurred in the

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Troops Arrest 19-Year-Old Female Suicide Bomber Trying To Hit Maiduguri

Troops Arrest 19-Year-Old Female Suicide Bomber Trying To Hit Maiduguri

Terrorism November 13, 2018 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

A female suicide bomber has been arrested in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Nineteen-year-old Shaidatu Adamu was arrested by soldiers after an attempt to detonate a suicide vest in Maiduguri.
She was arrested by troops of the 251 Task Force Battalion in Maiduguri.
Upon interrogation, Adamu, a native of Gwoza

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Group Condemns Boko Haram Attack On Katarko Town In Yobe

Group Condemns Boko Haram Attack On Katarko Town In Yobe

Terrorism November 11, 2018 at 6:48 pm 0 comments

A group, the Coalition for Truth and Justice (CTJ), has condemned the recent attack on Katarko town, where at least ten houses were set ablaze by Boko Haram insurgents.
According to reports, the attackers drove through the eastern part of Katarko town in a convoy of three RPG laden Hilux

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Gunmen Abducts Four Catholic Priests In Edo

Gunmen Abducts Four Catholic Priests In Edo

Security November 8, 2018 at 8:34 am 0 comments

Four Catholic priests were on Tuesday night abducted by gunmen in Urhonigbe area of Edo State.
The priests were said to be on their way to Ekpoma in Edo State when they were waylaid by the armed gang.
One of those abducted was said to by Rev. Father Emmanuel Obadjere

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Five corpers kidnapped on way to camp

Five corpers kidnapped on way to camp

Security October 26, 2018 at 10:06 am 0 comments

Some gunmen on Wednesday kidnapped five members of the National Youth Service Corps who were travelling to their orientation camps in Akwa Ibom and Rivers states.
Two other passengers on the bus conveying the corps members were also kidnapped .
The fresh graduates and the other victims were travelling from

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Abducted Wife of Kaduna Monarch Released

Abducted Wife of Kaduna Monarch Released

Security October 22, 2018 at 8:57 am 0 comments

The abducted wife of the Chief of Adara in Kachia Local Government, Kaduna State, Mrs Victoria Galadima has been released.
DAILY POST reports that four people, including a policeman were killed by the abductors on Friday before taking away the monarch, his wife and driver.
Confirming her release, Kaduna Police

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