• Gunmen abduct 15 villagers in Jigawa

    Gunmen abduct 15 villagers in Jigawa

    Despite the security reinforcement around Gwaram local government area in Jigawa State, 15 persons were reported to have been abducted by gunmen from two villages in the area.

    A source from the area revealed that, the gunmen invaded Unguwar Kyafi of Zunburan village of Busirika district of the local government and kidnapped persons.

    A district head, who spoke on condition Of anonymity, said the gunmen had shot sporadically before abducting the victims, but nobody was injured or killed in the process.

    “When they […]

  • Workers flee as gunmen abduct another UNIPORT lecturer

    Workers flee as gunmen abduct another UNIPORT lecturer

    There is tension among workers of the University of Port Harcourt as unidentified gunmen on Monday abducted a lecturer, Prof. John Okoli.

    Okoli, who is a lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering, was kidnapped at gunpoint from his residence in Omuoko, Aluu community in the Ikwerre Local Government Area.

    It will be recalled that a lecturer in the Department of Biochemistry, Dr Reginald Ohiri, was kidnapped last week.

    Six days after the release of Ohiri, some gunmen again attacked the institution and whisked […]

  • Gunmen abduct RCCG pastor during Sunday service in Lagos

    Gunmen abduct RCCG pastor during Sunday service in Lagos

    There was panic at a parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God at Santos bus stop in the Isawo, Ikorodu, Lagos State, on Sunday after some gunmen walked in and abducted the pastor during the service.

    It was learnt that the pastor, identified only as Bajomo, was whisked away by the gunmen, who came to the church as if they were new members.

    It was also learnt that the pastor, who was abducted around 7am, was the first to reach the […]