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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Business Suspected assassins kill popular businessman in Ondo (photo) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 4 Nigerian Civil Defense Officers Kidnapped In Kogi – The Trent

    Four officers of the Kogi State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, were reportedly kidnapped on Thursday, February 20, 2020, around Ajegwu, Ofu LG, by unknown gunmen. The officers were reportedly on their way to Benue State, to attend a promotion examination...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen kill palace guard in Plateau State – The Guardian Nigeria News

    There was a pandemonium in Mangu local council of Plateau State yesterday, following gruesome murder of a palace guard attached to the District Head of Mangu, His Royal Highness John Putmang Hirse. A source close to the palace told journalist that … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2 policemen killed, another critically wounded as gunmen strike at checkpoint –

    The death of two police officers who were killed by some unknown gunmen has been confirmed by the Nigerian police Ondo state command. According to The Nation, the policemen on Monday, February 17, were attacked by the bandits at a checkpoint along Ode Irele-Ajagba Road in Irele local...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 4 Civil Defence Officers kidnapped in Kogi – Daily Post Nigeria

    Unknown gunmen have kidnapped four officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps, NSCDC, Kogi State command. DAILY POST recalls that 11 persons were abducted in the State on Monday, while six persons, including a law school student were kidnapped earlier on Sunday... Read more...
  6. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen abduct permanent secretary in midnight raid –

    The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Works in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Jibrin Giza, was in the early hours of Sunday, abducted by yet-to-be-identified gunmen. This was confirmed by the Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Bola Longe, who told newsmen in Lafia that the permanent secretary was...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen abduct wife and daughter of Edo traditional ruler – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Gunmen suspected of be kidnappers have abducted the wife and daughter of the Onojie of Ewatto community in Esan South East local government of Edo state, His Royal Highness Ikhumhen 11. It was gathered that Queen Florence Ikhumhen was abducted on Sunday night along with her daughter at …...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 100 Gunmen on motorbikes attack 3 Niger communities – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Scores of gunmen suspected to be members of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) have attacked Gurmana, old Gurmana, and Ashirika communities in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, in central Nigeria. The armed men stormed the communities at about 10:00 am … Read more...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Kaduna: Neighbor kills kidnapper as gunmen abduct ex-VC’s family member – Daily Post Nigeria

    Suspect kidnappers, Friday night, stormed the residence of Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha, former Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria. The attackers abducted four persons and shot and killed an ABU hunter during the operation, PRNigeria reports.... Read more via Daily Post...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen open fire on bus in Abuja, abduct passengers –

    Gunmen have abducted passengers of public transport in the federal capital territory (FCT). Anjuguri Manzah, the spokesman of the FCT police command, said the gunmen opened fire on the bus before whisking their victims away. Manzah said the incident happened on Sunday evening along Piri Kwali...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro How 30 gunmen opened fire on luxurious bus conveying traders from Abuja to Lagos –

    Some gunmen suspected to be armed robbers on Sunday, February 2, opened fire on a luxurious bus conveying traders from Abuja to Lagos to buy goods. Daily Trust reports that the attack occurred in the evening around... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen attack, abduct Abuja train passengers in Kaduna – P.M. News

    Gunmen on Saturday attacked vehicles conveying travellers, who alighted at Rigasa railway station from Abuja, injured some of them and abducted several others. ‎ News Agency report (NAN) gathered that the attack occurred along the road linking airport road from the railway station … Read...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Confusion, panic as gunmen assassinate APC chieftain in Oyo –

    A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been killed by suspected assassins in Oyo, a situation that is said to be causing panic among the party faithful as well as the people of the state. The murder of Alhaji Babatunde Oreitan, The Nation reports, happened in the afternoon...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen Attack Kogi Community, Kill 23 – Information Nigeria

    Gunmen Following an attack by gunmen at Tawari Community in Kogi LGA, of Kogi State, about 23 persons have reportedly died. The Administrator of the local government, Hon. Musa Tanko Mohammed, however confirmed that 19 persons died in the midnight invasion. According to eye witness report, the...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen kill 1, abduct woman with 1-yr-old baby in Katsina – Pulse Nigeria

    The Katsina State Police Command on Monday confirmed the killing of one person and kidnapping of a woman with her one-year-old baby in Jibia local government area of the state. The command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah who confirmed the incident, told newsmen in Katisna … Read...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen Attack Edo Deputy Governor’s Family House – Information Nigeria

    Gunmen Gunmen have invaded the family house of the Edo State Deputy Governor, Dr. Philip Shaibu. The incident happened on Saturday at Jattu, Shaibu’s hometown in Estako West local government area of the state.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get More Nigeria...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Photos of GEJ and Patience as they visit wounded officer during attack on their home in Otuoke –

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Dame Patience Jonathan, on Saturday evening, December 28, visited Lance Corporal Umar Umar Muttaka, at the Federal Medical Centre in Yenagoa. The corporal was receiving treatments from injuries sustained during a gun duel with unknown...
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    Metro Hilarious Reactions As Nigerians Tag Abuja Bank Robbery ‘Money Heist’ – Channels Television

    Twitter was filled with hilarious reactions on Saturday after a group of armed men attacked a commercial bank in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. It initially seemed like it would be a smooth sail for the gunmen who stormed the bank located at Mpape, a satellite town in … Read more via Channels...
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics My attackers must be arrested and prosecuted â Goodluck Jonathan – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Nigeria’s former President, Goodluck Jonathan has called for the arrest and prosecution of gunmen who attacked his home in Otuoke, Bayelsa, South South Nigeria. He also thanked Nigerians for the continuing show of solidarity and sympathy following the Christmas eve attack by unknown gunmen...
  20. Nigeria World News

    World All Christmas Celebrations Canceled In Burkina Faso After Deadly Terrorist Attack – Nairaland

    An attack in Burkina Faso has killed 35 civilians, almost all of them women, in one of the deadliest assaults to hit the West African country in nearly five years of violence. Seven soldiers and 80 armed fighters were also killed in Tuesday’s double attack on a military base … Read more via...