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Nasarawa monarch abducted, police begin search

The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of Alhaji Yakubu Dauda, Village Head of Sabon Gida-Barkin Kogi in Lafia Local Government Area, by unidentified gunmen.

Gunmen abduct saw millers in Ondo, demand N5 million ransom

Residents of Akunu in Akoko Northeast local government of Ondo state were in confusion on Tuesday as two prominent saw millers who have their factories at Ikakumo-Akoko were reportedly abducted by gunmen between Akunu and Ayere in Kogi state.
Osaze Odemwingie

Gunmen kill Osaze Odemwingie’s hotel manager in Benin

Gunmen have killed the manager of a hotel belonging to ex-Nigeria international footballer, Osaze Odewingie, located at Erediauwa Street, off Upper Sokponba Road, Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area, Edo.

Gunmen kill hotel manager in Benin

Gunmen have killed the manager of a hotel belonging to Nigeria’s ex-Nigeria international footballer, Osaze Odewingie, located at Erediauwa Street, off Upper Sokponba Road, Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area, Edo.

Gunmen kill four NDLEA officers at checkpoint

Four men of the Ondo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have been shot dead by gunmen suspected to be drug dealers.

Gunmen abduct APC campaign leader in Edo

Unknown gunmen on Tuesday abducted Mr Monday Aighobahi, the Director General (DG) of the campaign organisation of the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Ovia Federal Constituency of Edo, Mr Dennis Idahosa.
Paul Anthony Formosa, head of the P&O Ports operation in Bosaso port, was shot by two men disguised as fishermen [Feisal Omar-Reuters]

Gunmen kill head of Dubai-owned port operation in Somalia

Unknown gunmen have shot dead the head of a Dubai-owned port operation in the semi-autonomous Somali region of Puntland.

Armed youths kidnap 70-year-old retiree in Delta

Gunmen suspected to be community youths have reportedly kidnapped a 70-year-old man, Chief Johnson Odio, at Ushie in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State.
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani militia:herdsmen

Gunmen kidnap 13 women in Zamfara

Gunmen have kidnapped at least 13 women in a house-to-house raid in Majema community in Zurmi local government area of Zamfara state, Daily Trust reports.

Gunmen abduct Edo Assembly APC’s candidate, kill his orderly

Unknown gunmen have abducted the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the Edo House of Assembly, Mr Michael Ohio-Ezomon, in his house at Eme-Ora, Owan West Local Government Area of the state.

Eight UN peacekeepers killed in attack in Mali

Gunmen killed at least eight Chadian UN peacekeepers in an attack Sunday on one of their bases in northern Mali, multiple sources reported.

Gunmen kill couple, son, granddaughter over land in Edo

Gunmen have reportedly shot dead a couple, their only son and granddaughter allegedly over a piece of land.
A soldier guards the site where a woman allegedly blew herself in Tunis, late October [EPA-EFE]

Two killed as Tunisian security forces storm armed group hideout

Two gunmen commited suicide in Tunisia after exchanging fire with security forces in the city of Jilma, located some 250 kilometres south of the capital Tunis.

Former councillor, five others killed in fresh attack in Plateau

At least six people including a former Council legislator identified as Mr Sunday Bulle were shot dead on Wednesday night by gunmen, who attacked Kwata Community in Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State

Gunmen attack Kaduna communities, kill four

Gunmen on Sunday night attacked two separate communities in Kaduna State and killed four persons.

Gunmen kill councilor in Ekiti

Gunmen have shot dead 37-year-old councilor representing Ado Ward 9 at Ado Local Government Council, Deji Akeredolu.

Police vow to hunt down killers of five villagers in Plateau

Gunmen have killed five villagers in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, police said on Friday, but it was not immediately clear if the killings were linked to a long-running battle over grazing rights.

Gunmen kill five villagers in Plateau

Gunmen have killed five villagers in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, police said on Friday, but it was not immediately clear if the killings were linked to a long-running battle over grazing rights.

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