Tag: Assassination

Shiite Muslims Attempt To Assassinate Chief of Army Staff In Zaria Says Nigerian Army

There’s an ongoing clash in Zaria, Kaduna that has left at least seven persons dead in Zaria, following a clash between soldiers and members of a Shiite Muslim sect. According to the Nigerian Military, Shiite Muslims attempted to assassinate Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff. Shiites attempt to assassinate the Chief of[Read More…]

Gunmen Dressed In Military Uniforms Reportedly Shooting At Motorists Along Lekki Phase 1

by Deji Abiodun Lagosians kindly confirm what a twitter user, Akintayo Adisa is tweeting now, she’s alleging that theres an ongoing assassination taking place in Lagos state Nigeria. Popular blogger, Linda Ikeji also joined in to say it’s robbery ongoing… There's serious robbery and shooting going on Ikoyi-Lekki link road. Pls stay[Read More…]

Police Investigates Assassination Attempts At NSCDC Boss, Ade Abolurin

The Nigerian Police Force promises to investigates alleged assassination attempts at the Commandant-General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ade Abolurin .. Read statement issued by NSCDC .. Emmanule Ojukwu, the Force Public Relations Officer, said the allegation is being investigated by the Force and the outcome will be made[Read More…]

Governor Godswill Akpabio Of Akwa Ibom To Assassinate Political Opponents

GOVERNMENT OF AKWA IBOM STATE Office of the Secretary to Government July 25, 2014 Chief Assam E. Assam Ede Urua, Eket – Akwa Ibom State Dear Chief Assam, RE: THREAT BY GOVERNOR GODSWILL AKPABIO TO ASSASSINATE POLITICAL OPPONENTS We are in receipt of your letter dated July 22, 2014 on[Read More…]

Nigerian Journalist Assassinated

General Manager of New Democrat newspapers Mallam Yunus Ustaz, has been killed by unknown persons in Kaduna, North-West Nigeria. Eyewitness accounts revealed that the gunmen stormed the residence of Ustaz Yunus located at Ungwan Dosa around 7:45 p.m.Friday night and killed him in cold blood. “We suspect a political undertone to his[Read More…]

APC Condemns Upsurge In Assassination, Kidnapping In Rivers

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, has described as condemnable and unacceptable, the recent upsurge in assassination and kidnapping in the State. “This upsurge started with assassination of an APC Councillor and kidnapping of three PDP chieftains. With the kidnapping of popular On-Air Personality with Wazobia FM Port[Read More…]