Tag: Assasination

Edo Assembly Speaker “Reportedly” Escapes Assassination

The Speaker of the Edo House of Assembly, Mr Justin Okonoboh, on Friday evening escaped assassination attempt at Igueben Local Government Area of the state. Okonoboh (APC Igueben constituency), while speaking with newsmen in Benin on Saturday, thanked his backup driver for shading him from the assassins. He said, “On[Read More…]

Buhari Orders Police To Reopen Investigation Into The Assassination of Bola Ige, Aminosari Dokubo

President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, directed the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to reopen investigation into the unresolved murder of former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige, and ex-Deputy National Chairman, South-South, of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Aminosari Dokubo, and fish out the perpetrators.[Read More…]

Father Mbaka Alleges Plans To Assasinate Buhari, Says Ex-President Jonathan Was Wicked

Enugu-based Catholic priest and Director of the Adoration Ministry, Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, has alerted the nation of secret plans to kill President Muhammadu Buhari. The controversial priest had also last year predicted that former President Goodluck Jonathan was going to lose the March 28, 2015 presidential election to Buhari.[Read More…]

Just In: Deputy Senate President, Ekweremadu’s Convoy Attacked; Survives Assasination Scare

The convoy of the Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, was on Tuesday attacked as the Enugu-born Senator escaped suspected assassination attempt. According to Uche Anichukwu, the deputy senate president’s spokesperson, occurred at about 10:00am between Apo Flyover and Dantata Construction Company’s yard, close to the Old Central[Read More…]

APC Warns PDP To Shun Any Assasination Attempt On Buhari

By Chris Nomjov The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on the Peoples Democratic Party and the Federal Government to shelve any alleged plan it nurses to assassinate it’s Presidential hopeful, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd.). The APC also raised the alarm over an alleged plot by ruling party to[Read More…]

“Mr President You Lied” MEND Said It Was Untrue That The Group Planned To Kill Jonathan

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta, MEND, deny statements by President Goodluck Jonathan that the group wanted him killed. President Jonathan had said at a PDP rally in Lagos Thursday that MEND tried to assassinate him on two separate occasions, pointing out that the leader of the[Read More…]

Gunmen Assassinate Governor Al-Makura’s Aide

Unknown gunmen on Saturday morning assassinated Abdullahi Mairuwa, the head driver to Nasarawa State Governor, Umaru Al-Makura, Nigeria’s PREMIUM TIMES reports. The late Mr. Mairuwa, who was in charge of all drivers attached to Government House, Lafia, was travelling to his home town in Keana local government area of the state in[Read More…]