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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bandits Kill One Person, Abduct Five in Kaduna – Thisdaylive

    One person was reportedly killed while five others were abducted as gunmen launched fresh attacks on communities in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State. This was coming as the Principal of Government Technical Secondary School located at Maraban … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
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    Metro Robbers Attack NNPC Mega Station In Ilorin, Behead Policeman – Leadership Newspaper

    Suspected armed robbers on Saturday attacked Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega station in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The armed robbers, it was gatheted struck when employees of the station had left for their respective homes. The men of the underworld were said to have...
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    Metro Bandits Kill Three Women in Plateau Village – Thisdaylive

    Three women have been confirmed dead after they were shot by gunmen in Vatt community, Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. A youth leader in the community, Dalyop Solomon, in Jos yesterday that the victims were killed while they were harvesting tomatoes in their farms on Monday...
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    Metro Gunmen Abduct Nine Persons in Abuja Community – Thisdaylive

    Gunmen dressed in military camouflage have violated the peace in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) following the abduction of nine persons during a brazen attack on the Pegi resettlement community, located in Kuje Area Council, of the FCT. Members of the community, who confirmed the …...
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    Metro Gunmen Murder Kogi College of Health Sciences Student – Thisdaylive

    Unknown gunmen have killed one Sule Moses, a 100 level student of the Department of Community Health, College of Health Sciences and Technology, Idah, Kogi State. Multiple sources in the college confirmed to THISDAY that Moses was allegedly attacked and killed by unknown gunmen late … Read...
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    Metro ”Insurgents” invade Monguno general hospital in Borno, carts away drugs, hospital equipment – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Gunmen suspected to be insurgents on Friday invaded the Monguno general hospital in Borno state charting away drugs and other hospital equipment. This comes a day after the Theatre Command of Operation Lafia Dole declared the Action Against Hunger (AAH), persona non-grata for aiding and …...
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    Metro Gunmen kill Plateau traditional ruler – Newtelegraph

    Gunmen have killed the Head of Kadunu and Dakacin Langai, Langai District, Pyam Chiefdom, in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau State, HRH Alhaji Mamman Bayero. A source said the traditional ruler was shot and killed in his residence on Sunday about 8p.m. The state Police Public Relations...
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    Metro Gunmen Abduct Four Bayelsa Youths Who Went to Rescue Accident Victims – Thisdaylive

    A younger brother to former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Power and a governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Godknows Igali, was among those kidnapped last weekend while attempting to rescue several Bayelsa youths who were involved in an accident during a … Read...
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    Metro Gunmen Kidnap Girl, Injure Father In Machete Attack – Channels Television

    Some gunmen suspected to be kidnappers on Thursday attacked the home of a man identified as Alhaji Usman Bobo in Jalingo, Taraba State The gunmen attacked the man with a machete and whisked his daughter, Farida Usman, away around... Read more via Channels Television – https://ift.tt/2AfEEam...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Gunmen disrupt primary election, PDP, Bello trade blame – The Guardian Nigeria News

    One person was feared killed as violence marred the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship primary election in Kogi State yesterday. The event became enmeshed in violence when, at the point of votes sorting and counting, … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World...
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    Politics Governor flees as gunmen invade Kogi PDP primary – Premium Times Nigeria

    The governorship primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party ended abruptly in the early hours of Wednesday when gunmen invaded the venue of the election, Lokoja Confluence Stadium.... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2LhTHGN Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Gunmen attack family of five, kill one in Taraba State – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Tragedy struck in Takum Council Area of Taraba State yesterday as armed bandits attacked the family of five on their farm, killing a member of the family following various degrees of injuries he sustained from gunshots. The Guardian learned that the … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News...
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    Metro 9 killed in gunmen attack in central Nigeria: police – Trend News Agency

    Nigeria’s police in central state of Benue on Sunday confirmed the killing of 9 people in the early hours of Saturday at a burial in Tongov district of the state, Trend reports citing Xinhua. State police spokesperson Catherine Anene, who told reporters in Makurdi, the … Read more via...
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    Metro Siasia’s mum still in captivity more than one month after abduction – Newtelegraph

    More than one month after the abduction of Mummy Beauty Ogere Siasia, the mother of former Super Eagles coach, Samson, was kidnapped , her whereabouts remains unknown. Mummy Beauty, 76, was kidnapped alongside two of her relations, 65-year-old Florence Daunana, and her 17-year-old...
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    Metro Kaduna: Kidnappers hold pastor, demand N20m – Newtelegraph

    Daredevil armed men have abducted a pastor in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The pastor, who is in charge of Nagarta Baptist Church, Angwan Makiri, near Udawa in Chikun Local Government Area, was forcibly taken from his home about 1.30a.m., on Wednesday. This is coming Barely...
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    Metro Robbers attack Catholic convent, steal bus – Newtelegraph

    Armed robbers have attacked reverend sisters at Nativity Convent in Okwunga area of Ugbokolo, Okpokwu, Benue State. The attack on the convent came as the police in Gboko Local Government Area yesterday arrested a suspected notorious kidnapper, Chile Kama (32) and a kidnap kingpin, Mr. Terna...
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    Metro Gunmen kill one, kidnap 13 in Katsina – Vanguard News

    KATSINA—Gunmen have attacked Ruma community in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State, kidnapped a 13-year-old boy, Uzairu Basiru; 12 women, killed one person, with five others sustaining injuries.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2YKP5la Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Gunmen kill pastor, abduct wife in Kaduna – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Gunmen have killed the resident pastor of the Living Faith Church, Romi New Extension, in Kaduna State, Jeremiah Omolara. The pastor’s wife, according to a source, was abducted. The incident was said to have taken place along Kaduna-Abuja Road while the pastor and the wife … Read more via...
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    Metro Gunmen abduct ex-NULGE boss in Edo – The Guardian Nigeria News

    A former chairman of the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE), Akoko-Edo branch, Alhaji Jimoh Olumoye, has been kidnapped on his way to farm by gunmen. He … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – https://ift.tt/2GBKsyD Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Gunmen abduct court official, kill son in Kaduna – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of a director with the Sharia Court of Appeal in Kaduna. The police said the abductors also killed the victim’s son while carrying out the operation on July 24. The Command Public Relations Officer, Yakubu Sabo, a deputy … Read...