Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Thursday ambushed and killed two policemen along the Kagoro-Gidan Waya Road in Kaura Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The gunmen, it was gathered, shot two other policemen who are said to be critically wounded.
It was also learnt that two of the six policemen who were manning the checkpoint where the incident occurred however escaped unhurt.
The Kaduna Police Command confirmed the incident.
The command’s Public Relations Officer, Aliyu Usman, an Assistant Superintendent of Police, said the policemen were […]
Gunmen again struck in Rivers State yesterday, killing a retired army officer, Captain Chukwuemeka Judge Adigwe, at Rumueme Community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Council.
Another man, whose identity was yet to be known, was gunned down at Federal junction, on Agip Road, Port Harcourt.
Meanwhile, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have traded accusations over the murder of Port Harcourt-based human rights lawyer, Ken Atsuwete.
Also, a rights group, Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice (ANEEJ), yesterday, […]
Two students of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Imo State University, have been confirmed dead while two others sustained injuries after they were attacked by robbers on the Kaduna-Jos Road.
The deceased were identified as Joy Ihezie (400 level) and Faith Okeke (200 level).
It was learnt that the victims and their colleagues were on Friday travelling to Jos, Plateau State, on a coastal bus to attend a national conference of the National Fellowship of Christian Medical Laboratory Science Students, when they […]