Troops attached to the 121 Task Force Battalion killed 20 Boko Haram terrorist on Saturday, November 26th. The troops were escorting local government officials including the Caretaker committee chairman of Gwoza Local Government Council, Hon. Saeed Salisu Sambo and travellers from Pulka to Maiduguri when the terrorists ambushed the convoy.
They fired shots at the troops and officials, detonated improvised explosive devices (IEDs). However, the troops successfully repelled the attack. Six soldiers sustained various degrees of injuries.
The council boss took to […]
It was gathered that the female hostel of the Yaba College of Technology, YABATECH, has been engulfed in inferno.
The fire, which broke out in the wee hours of Wednesday, has consumed many belongings of female students.
It was gathered that Fire Service Men have arrived, trying to put out the ragging fire.
Sources within the school campus said a student was injured while trying to move her belonging when the fire broke out.
The real cause of the incident is still
Gunmen have killed at least one person and injured several others in Kasada Local Government Area of Katsina State.
Eyewitnesses told newsmen that the armed bandits numbering about 12 invaded the town on motorcycles at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday.
The witnesses who craved for anonymity, said the hoodlums searched many houses in Makera, Marina, Yara-gabas, Yara-arewa and Kofar-fada areas of the city.
They said the bandits blocked roads linking to those areas and shot sporadically to pave way for their operation.
According to […]
Following a bomb explosion along Banki, Usmanari, Kumshe road in Borno State, two soldiers of the 152TF Battalion of the Nigerian Army have been feared dead.
The explosion which occurred at about 8:10 a.m. this morning also left no fewer than eight soldiers injured.
According to the report, the explosion destroyed one canter truck, while the injured persons are currently receiving first aid treatment before they are evacuated by air to a hospital.
However, the Army has not released any official statement regarding […]
At least five persons have been severely injured in a communal clash that broke out between two communities in Katcha and Mokwa local government areas of Niger State.
The fracas in which dangerous weapons were used by the combatants had several houses and other properties valued at millions of naira destroyed.
It was gathered that trouble started when a woman from Mokwa community died and the relations tried to bury her remains in Katcha area but they were stopped from doing so.
There was chaos at Bees restaurant on Ire Akari Estate in the Isolo area of Lagos State, when some customers clashed resulting in the death of one person.
A man has been stabbed with a broken bottle and bled to death as chaos erupted at Bees restaurant on Ire Akari Estate in the Isolo area of Lagos State, when some customers clashed resulting in the tragic death.
According to a reports, some policemen from the Isolo division later went to the scene […]
Injured Rangers striker Ifeanyi Egwim was operated on Sunday night at the National Orthopedic Hospital in Enugu with another surgery scheduled for Tuesday, officials said.
Egwim suffered a double leg fracture in Sunday’s championship decider against El Kanemi Warriors at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu.
Rangers team doctor Emeka Onyia disclosed Egwim was first operated Sunday night and another surgery will be done on Tuesday.
“The surgery went into the early hours of Monday and everything is looking good,” Onyia announced.
“And the […]
Kris Jenner who bought a new white Rolls Royce just a week ago, was involved in a car accident not too far from her home on Wednesday. She reportedly suffered a broken wrist after her Rolls collided with a Prius which ran a red light.
The Prius cut in front of her trying to get onto the freeway and caused the collision
She was treated at the scene by paramedics and her family members showed up at the scene to be with […]
According to an eye witness, this skater who wasn’t wearing any protective gear, was holding onto a speeding commercial bus (danfo) coming from Ajah and heading to Lekki.
He lost his control when he couldn’t keep up with the way the driver was speeding, stumbled and slammed onto the major road, breaking his right leg in the
An explosion at Kara Market, along Atani Road, Ogbaru near Onitsha injured 12 persons and threw people into a panic. An eyewitness said a young man carrying two devices exploded throwing many people off guard.
According to reports, the area yesterday morning, business activities were ongoing while the Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) and two other police patrol vehicles were stationed opposite the area monitoring developments. Leader of the Hausa community in the area, Alhaji Sabo Mohammed told the Newsmen that they made frantic efforts […]
Yeepa: Two PDP supporters critically injured in an attack alleged to have been carried out by APC thugs in Bayelsa (photos)
Some thugs alleged to have a link with APC attacked some members of PDP on Sunday, November 22, at Agudama-Ekpetiama in Yenagoa local government area, leaving two of its members critically injured.
In a statement made available to newsmen in Yenagoa, yesterday, the Director of Publicity, Restoration Campaign Organization Hon. Jonathan Obuebite who condemned the attack, described it as barbaric and most unacceptable.
Obuebite, in the statement disclosed that the APC thugs were led by one Weri Digifa, a well known thug […]