Tag: killing

Unrest Grips Dozens of U.S. Cities in Protest of The Killing of George Floyd

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2020

Dozens of cities in the United States were seeing fiery clashes between the Police and protesters continue as the killing of George Floyd sparked massive ... Read More

Buhari Condemns Execution of Aid Workers in Borno

Henry Solomon- December 14, 2019

Muhammadu Buhari Nigeria's President President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the alleged execution of four aid workers by terrorists in North-eastern Nigeria. He said that the ... Read More

Buhari will Take Decisive Action on Slain Policemen– Presidency

Henry Solomon- August 13, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari will soon take a decisive action on last week’s killing of three policemen in Wukari, Taraba State by soldiers allegedly mistaken for ... Read More

President Buhari Orders Investigation into The Killing of Police

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Defence Headquarters to commence immediate investigation of incident involving the troops of 93 Battalion, Takum, Taraba, which resulted to ... Read More

Nigerian group condemns the fresh killing of 2 Nigerians in S. Africa

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

The Nigerian Citizens Association South Africa (NICASA) has condemned the Wednesday killing of two Nigerians in South Africa by yet-to-be-identified assailants. NICASA President, Benjamin Okoli, ... Read More

Kaduna State Government Reinstates 24-hour Curfew

Henry Solomon- October 26, 2018

The Kaduna State Government on Friday reinstated the 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs, as well as Kasuwan Magani, Kajuru, Kateri and Kachia. Mr ... Read More

Adel al-Jubeir Pledges Full Probe into Khashoggi Killing

Henry Solomon- October 23, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday the kingdom was committed to a thorough and complete investigation to obtain the truth behind the ... Read More

No `Trigger-Happy’ Policeman Will go Scot-Free, Command Says

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2018

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr. Mohammed Danmallam, on Tuesday, warned that no `trigger-happy’ Policeman would go unpunished in Enugu State Police Command. ... Read More

Lagos CP Probes Killing of 16 Years Old Boy During Protest

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 16, 2018

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered investigation into the killing of a 16-year-old boy, Emmanuel Chukwu, allegedly shot by the ... Read More

Community Lauds Anti-Open Grazing Law in Benue

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 3, 2018

Some prominent residents of Mbakyoondu in Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue says the Anti-Open Grazing Prohibition law enacted in the state will guarantee ... Read More

Police Kill Three Armed Robbers, Recover Rifle in Benue

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 3, 2018

The Police Command in Benue said it had killed three armed robbers and recovered one AK47 rifle with breech no. M35085 and four AK47 magazines ... Read More

Herdsmen Kill over 20, Injure over 30 in Benue – Gov. Ortom

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 3, 2018

Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue said herdsmen had killed over 20 persons between Monday and Tuesday in Guma and logo local government areas of the ... Read More

Abike Dabiri Condemns Killing of Another Nigerian By The South African Police

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has condemned in strong terms the latest extra-judicial killing of another ... Read More

Police Commission Approves Dismissal of Officers

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2017

The Police Service Commission on Friday approved the dismissal of a Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) for the unlawful exercise of authority, discreditable conduct and ... Read More

Police in Anambra Parade Vigilante for Alleged Ritual Killing

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 2, 2017

The Police in Anambra on Saturday paraded a vigilante operative alleged to have killed an unidentified person for ritual purposes. Parading the suspect in Awka, ... Read More

Police Widens Hunt For Man On Facebook Murder

Henry Solomon- April 18, 2017

The Cleveland Police on Monday widened manhunt for a murder suspect who police said posted a video of himself on Facebook shooting an elderly man ... Read More

Police Parade Suspects In The Killing Of A Custom Officer

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2017

The Nigerian Police Force has paraded a five man gang suspected to be involve in the killing of one Custom Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Customs, ... Read More

GCM Sentence Serving Soldier for Manslaughter, Desertion

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 2, 2017

Brigadier General Sani Kukasheka Usman, Director Army Public Relations reports that the General Court Marshal (GCM) of 7 Division sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State has ... Read More

Kaduna Traditional Rulers Taming Hate Speeches To End Reprisals

Tanimu- January 23, 2017

Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna: The Kaduna State Council of Chiefs and Emirs has condemned the cycle of killings and reprisals in parts of southern Kaduna as ... Read More

SSA On Diaspora Speaks On Killing of Another Nigerian In South Africa

Tanimu- January 5, 2017

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has described the latest extra-judicial killing of a Nigerian in ... Read More