Tragedy struck in Newi, Anambra state as gunmen operating in four Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) on Sunday afternoon killed two persons and attacked FRSC office.
Niger state governor Abubakar Sani Bello has confirmed the death of two soldiers while others were injured in the recent Kagara attack in Rafi local govt area.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kwara command has confirmed the alleged killing of one herdsman simply known as Ibrahim by unknown gunmen.
Pope Francis has expresed pain over killing in northern Nigeria and therefore is calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to protect the lives of citizens always.
Dr. Chike Akunyili, husband to late former Information Minister, Prof. Dora Akunyili, has been reportedly murdered by gunmen. He was killed at Umuoji in Anambra
Authorities in the state say the unknown gunmen ambushed a police patrol in the commercial town of Onitsha and opened fire, killing an inspector in the process.