Three members of the Joint Task Force, code named Operation Delta Safe, were allegedly killed on Monday morning in Nembe, a riverine area of Bayelsa State.
The officers came under attack at a checkpoint mounted by the Nembe waterway checkpoint by persons suspected to be militants.
Reports say the suspects who were in a gunboat were dressed in white, disguised as part of a group returning from a burial ceremony.
The militants opened fire on the officers and stole two gunboats belonging to […]
Gunmen on Wednesday night killed three mobile policemen in Choba community, Obio/Akpor Local government Area of Rivers State.
The gunmen that struck at the community kidnapped two brothers, who were suspected to be the target of the attack.
It was gathered that the hoodlums had attacked a newly established boutique in the area operating opposite the Choba campus of University of Port Harcourt
A source, who simply identified herself as Kate, noted that the gunmen, on arrival at the boutique, shot one of […]
Unknown gunmen suspected to be herdsmen on Wednesday attacked Tambo, a village in Girei Local Government Area of Adamawa State, killing three persons and injuring many others.
The attackers, who invaded the village at about 1am, also carted away cattle and other domestic animals belonging to the community.
Some community leaders who brought in the corpses of those killed to the Adamawa State Police Headquarters, lamented the lack of police presence in the area despite the security challenges witnessed in recent times.
Suspected Fulani herdsmen at the weekend invaded Ilewo-Orile community in Ogun State, killing three persons.
It was gathered that two of the victims, identified as Amosun Ogunronbi, and Owolabi Ogunronbi were siblings, while the third victim, was simply known as Philip.
While disclosing this to journalists, a source in the community, who did not want his name mentioned, said their community does witness similar attacks by rampaging Fulani herdsmen.
He said: “Philip was killed on Friday night after suspected herdsmen accosted him and […]