• Male suicide bomber kills self, passerby in Maiduguri, Borno State

    Male suicide bomber kills self, passerby in Maiduguri, Borno State

    A male suicide bomber targeting a major motorpark in Maiduguri, Borno State has killed himself and a passerby.

    The bomber was said to be attempting to enter the Muna Garage Motorpark at about 9.30pm Wednesday night, but was intercepted. “He blew off himself and killed one person nearby,” a Civilian JTF commander, who preferred anonymity, told newsmen.

    The police command’s spokesman, Victor Isuku, a Deputy Superintendent, confirmed the incident in a statement to newsmen. “An explosion occurred at Muna Garage along Gamboru-Ngala […]

  • Council staff goes beserk, stabs 3, kills self

    Council staff goes beserk, stabs 3, kills self

    Pandemonium broke out in Ode-Ekiti, headquarters of Gbonyin Local Government Area of Ekiti State yesterday when an employee of the council simply  identified as Aderiye, allegedly committed  suicide after stabbing  three persons.

    The deceased, whose remains  had been deposited in a morgue, was a security guard at the private  residence of the council Chairman, Mrs Sade Akinrinmola.

    It was gathered the middle aged-man was said to have reported to work on Tuesday after the Monday public holiday hale and hearty without any […]