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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Another Village Head abducted in Katsina – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Police Command in Katsina State has confirmed the abduction of Bature Mai’unguwa, the Village Head of Labo in Batsari Local Government Area, by unknown gunmen. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Gambo Isa, a superintendent of police, confirmed the abduction to journalists on...
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    Metro Armed men kill 16 in truck ambush – P.M. News

    Unidentified armed men ambushed a cargo truck that also carried passengers, killing 16 people on Tuesday in Macomia district in Mozambique’s northern province of Cabo Delgado, local media reported on Friday. Witnesses told the press that the attack occurred during the day when armed men came...
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    Metro One Killed as Gunmen Attack Kaduna Church –

    One person has been killed and 17 others abducted as gunmen raided communities in Kaduna State on Sunday. Some of the villages affected are Dankande and Dogon Dawa in Birnin Gwari local government area and Guguwa-Kwate village and Rigasa area in Igabi local government area of the state. In...
  4. Nigeria World News

    World Gunmen attack luxury hotel in Pakistan – BBC News

    Three gunmen have stormed a five-star hotel in the restive Pakistani province of Balochistan, killing at least one person, officials say. The attack targeted the Pearl Continental Hotel in the strategic port city of Gwadar, the centrepiece of a multi-billion-dollar Chinese project..... Read...
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    Metro Gunmen attack Commissioner’s residence, Kill 400 Level Student in Nasarawa – Vanguard News

    LAFIA- Suspected gunmen in the early hours of Sunday attacked the residence of the Nasarawa State commissioner for higher education, Chief Clement Uhembe, and killed a 400 level student, Terlumum Hemba of the Federal University, Lafia. Police The incident is said to have taken place …...
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    Metro Gunmen abduct Taraba female perm. sec. – Vanguard News

    Gunmen abduct Taraba female perm. sec. Uknown gunmen in the early hours of Sunday, abducted Mrs Suzzy Nathan, Permanent Secretary, Taraba Ministry of Water Resources, Jalingo from her home. The Police Public Relations Officer in Taraba, DSP David Misal, confirmed the incident to newsmen in...
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    Metro Four emergency agency staff kidnapped in southern Nigeria – Eyewitness News

    Four Nigerian emergency agency workers were kidnapped on Wednesday as they returned from an assignment in oil-rich Rivers State in southern Nigeria, security sources said. Three men and a woman from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) were snatched, the source said.... Read...
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    Metro Students, lecturers, residents flee Katsina-Ala as militants continue attacks – Newtelegraph

    Scores of students of the College of Education (COE) Katsina-Ala in Katsina-Ala local government area of Benue have continued to flee the area in large numbers following the outbreak of hostilities by suspected armed local militants. The militants have visited mayhem on communities in the area...
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    Metro Kajuru Castle attackers demand N60m for kidnapped victims – Newtelegraph

    Kidnappers, who abducted three persons from Kajuru castle, a holiday resort in Kujuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State at the weekend, have demanded N60 million ransom in order to release the captives. Security sources in Kajuru said the kidnappers made the demand yesterday evening...
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    World Briton Among Tourists Killed At Kaduna Resort, Police Confirm – Channels Television

    One of the two tourists killed by gunmen in Kaduna State has been identified to be a British national. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Mr Yakubu Sabo, confirmed this to Channels Television on Sunday. He, however, said efforts were ongoing to ensure those kidnapped … Read...
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    Metro Bloody Easter as gunmen kill 11 worshippers in Benue – Vanguard News

    Eleven persons were reportedly killed and many unaccounted for in a Good Friday attack by gunmen on worshippers returning from church at Tse-Aye and Tse-Ngibo, Ikurav Tiev in Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue State. Bloody Easter as gunmen kill 11 worshippers in Benue … Read more...
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    Metro Gunmen Kill Two Tourists, Abduct Three Others In Kaduna – Channels Television

    Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed two persons and abducted three others in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. The state police command spokesman, DSP Yakubu Sabo, who confirmed the incident in a statement, said the gunmen who were armed with dangerous weapons invaded the...
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    Metro Gunmen Abduct 18 People in Kogi – Thisdaylive

    Eighteen people were abducted yesterday by gunmen in different locations in Kogi State, worsening the state of insecurity in the Confluence State. While 14 passengers travelling in a commercial bus were abducted by suspected kidnappers along Lokoja-Kabba road, four persons were kidnapped...
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    Metro Newborn, Pregnant Woman Killed as Gunmen Storm Nasarawa Party –

    A pregnant woman and a newborn are among the 16 people killed in an attack on Numa village, Akwanga local government area of Nasarawa state, on Sunday. Philip Gyunka, senator representing Nasarawa north, disclosed this to reporters on Monday, saying the gunmen struck during a naming ceremony...
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    Politics Nasarawa attacks: I lost a pregnant daughter, 3 others-Bahago – P.M. News

    A resident of Numan-Chuko in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, Maiwuya Bahago, on Monday narrated how she lost a pregnant daughter and three other children to suspected herdsmen attack. Bahago said the unfortunate incident occurred on Sunday, when her children were attending …...
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    Metro Again, 33 killed in Katsina – Vanguard News

    Not fewer than thirty-three persons have been reported killed in three Local Government Areas of Katsina State. Eleven out of the thirty-three killed were armed bandits killed by villagers.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Many feared dead as bandits attack Katsina – P.M. News

    Gunmen attacking a village Many people have been feared dead as bandits attacked Sabuwa Local Government Area of Katsina state and destroyed houses and other properties. Katsina Police Command’s spokesperson, SP Gambo Isah who confirmed the incident in a phone interview, with Channels TV put...
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    Metro Kajuru Attacks: Police Confirm 21 Killed, 10 Houses Burnt Down – Leadership Newspaper

    The Kaduna state police command, on Tuesday, confirmed that no fewer than twenty one people were killed in Banono and Anguwan Aku remote villages in Kufana district of Kajuru local government area of the state. Confirming the incident which took place on monday, DSP Yakubu A. Sabo...
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    Metro Kidnappers of Lagos fire director, others yet to contact families 48 hours after – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The refusal of the gunmen who kidnapped the acting director of Lagos State Fire Service, Rasak Musibau and six others, to … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Gunmen abduct Lagos Fire Service director, six others – Newtelegraph

    Lagos State Fire Service Director, Mr. Rasaki Musibau, and six others have been abducted on Itokin- Epe Road, Ikorodu area. Musibau and other victims were abducted on Saturday about 8p.m. on Iwoye Bridge, Itokin-Epe Road, Ikorodu. The state Commissioner of Police, Zubairu Muazu, on receiving...