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Herdsmen Injure 3 In Delta State

Herdsmen Injure 3 In Delta State

THREE persons were, yesterday, attacked by herdsmen at Ovwor community, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State, while another lady was reportedly raped in what was described as reprisal attacks by the herdsmen. The attack is coming less than a month after a herdsman was killed while another was maimed during an alleged attack […]

Badoo Group Out Breaks Out With Another Attack

Badoo Group Out Breaks Out With Another Attack

Badoo, the ritual cult group, has again unleashed terror on a family in Itesiwaju Community Development Area, Ibeshe, Ikorodu, killing a man, his son and sister-in-law and injuring his wife. The man’s wife reportedly sustained serious injuries and was said to have been admitted to the Ikorodu General Hospital. The PUNCH learnt that the victims were found […]

Herdsmen Sack 200 Families In Cross River

Herdsmen Sack 200 Families In Cross River

NO fewer than 200 families have fled their homes at Mbiabong Ito community, in Ito South clan, Odukpani Local Government Area, Cross River State, following the invasion of the community by herdsmen. Government Area, Cross River State, following the invasion of the community by herdsmen. Vanguard learned that the herdsmen, who drove a large herd of […]

The Terror In Sinai

The Terror In Sinai

His family village of Rawda was supposed to be a sanctuary for Suleiman after he fled fighting between security forces and Islamic extremists elsewhere in Egypt’s northern Sinai region.  On Friday, he was shot and left for dead in the country’s bloodiest terrorist attack in memory. He lost a son, two brothers, nephews and cousins in the […]

11 Shot Dead In Plateau, As Police, Army Launch Manhunt For Killers

11 Shot Dead In Plateau, As Police, Army Launch Manhunt For Killers

No fewer than 11 persons were, Tuesday night, shot dead by gunmen along Rim in Riyom Local Government Area of Plateau State. The victims were said to be returning from a weekly village market at Makera by 7:30p.m., when they were shot dead, while four of the traders were injured. Survivors of the attack said […]

EU Releases Emergency Aid Following Somalia Attack

EU Releases Emergency Aid Following Somalia Attack

The funding will help to provide critical medical and surgical interventions and supplies, human resources, and psycho-social support in the aftermath of the bombing in the Somali capital. “The world has been watching in dismay, shock and sadness as the magnitude of last Saturday’s terror attack in Mogadishu has been unfolding. The loss of innocent […]

Somalia’s ‘Deadliest Attack Ever’ Kills 276, Injures 300

Somalia’s ‘Deadliest Attack Ever’ Kills 276, Injures 300

At least 276 people have been killed and 300 injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said Monday, making it the “deadliest attack ever” to hit war-torn Somalia. The figure was a huge jump from an initial police estimate of 20 dead in the hours […]

7 feared Dead In Clash between Hausa/Fulani and Imo community

7 feared Dead In Clash between Hausa/Fulani and Imo community

No fewer than seven persons were feared dead yesterday evening in Akokwa community in Ideato North council of Imo State, following a bloody clash between the Hausa/Fulani community and the indigenes. It was gathered that trouble started when a member of the Hausa community whose name could not be ascertained as at press time had […]

Baton Rouge Shooting: 3 Officers Dead

Baton Rouge Shooting: 3 Officers Dead

A Missouri man ambushed and killed three law officers and wounded three others in Baton Rouge on Sunday during a time when police nationwide and in the Louisiana city in particular have been on high alert after five officers were killed in a Dallas ambush July 7. Louisiana State Police announced last week that they […]

‘Obiano Police’ Attack Market Women, Injure Seven

‘Obiano Police’ Attack Market Women, Injure Seven

Several market women at Ogbaru Market in Anambra State were on Wednesday allegedly attacked by a government agency, Ocha Brigade otherwise known as Governor Obiano’s Police. Some of the injured women were rushed to an unnamed hospital in Ogbaru. Trouble began when the brigade, led by one Kenneth Okonkwo, stormed the market and  allegedly shot […]

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