An eight-month-old girl, Zainab, who was reportedly shot dead on Monday during the clash between the Nigeria Police Force, NPF and members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, in Kano State, has been laid to rest.
Zainab, who was strapped on her mother’s back during the clash, was killed by a stray bullet.
She was said to have died instantly.
Photos of her heartbreaking funeral hit the social media on Wednesday with some calling on the government to fight for her justice.
Some Journalists in Kaduna escaped death Wednesday night as a strange bullet narrowly missed hitting them.
The journalists were relaxing at the Secretariat of the Correspondents’ Chapel of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) after the day’s work when the incident happened.
The bullet landed on the floor, close to where the journalists were sitting, at about 7pm with a shattering sound.
Upon close examination, the State correspondent of Hausa Leadership, Abdullahi Tumburkai, who was standing very close to the point where the bullet […]
According to Vanguard, A mother and her 14 months old daughter were killed after being hit by stray bullets when robbers laid siege close to their house at Block 8, 23 Road House in Festac Town, Lagos, shooting sporadically from a machine gun during a bank robbery in Festac.
Uju, one of the residents of Block 8, where the stray bullet hit Mrs. Jane Beluchukwu-Ndirika, a nurse and her 14-month-old daughter Nmesoma said:
“While the shooting was going on, every one laid […]
Policemen who trailed some suspected robbers to their alleged hideout in Ilaje community, in the Ilaje-Ajah area of Lagos State on Monday caused confusion after stray bullets from their guns killed a 33-year-old man, Orimisan Emmanuel.
Orimisan, an apprentice, was said to have been hit by stray bullets from policemen, who were reportedly attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Panti.
It was learnt that the policemen, before heading for the community, had contacted the Ajah Police Division, Ajiwe, to inform the division […]