Tag: Suicide

Psychiatrist Seeks Repeal of Law on Attempted Suicide

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

A UK-based Psychiatrist, Dr Olusola Olowookere, has called for a repeal of the law that prescribes arrest and prosecution of an individual who tries to ... Read More

JUST IN: Civilians Foil Female Suicide Bomber in Gashua

Tanimu- May 20, 2018

Onyema Nwachukwu, Damaturu: What would have otherwise been a devastating suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Gashua village in Gujba Local Government Area of ... Read More

Update: Bama Suicide Bomb Situation Report

Tanimu- April 22, 2018

Edet Okon, Maiduguri: At about 5.40am of today, 2suicide bombers infiltrated into Ajilari area in Bama LGA and launched a suicide bomb attack on residents ... Read More

How 17-year-old girl committed suicide in Jigawa

admin- April 3, 2018

IG of Police Ibrahim Idris The Police in Jigawa says a 17-year-old girl has committed suicide by consuming insecticide popularly known as “Piyapiya”. The Jigawa Police ... Read More

Major Casualty Averted by Troops on Gamboru Town

Tanimu- January 10, 2018

Onyema Nachukwu, Maiduguri: Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed around Gamboru Ngala have successfully averted what would have been a major devastating suicide attack carried ... Read More

BREAKING: Morning Suicide Attack in Biu

Tanimu- December 2, 2017

DSP Victor Isuku, Maiduguri: Today 2/2/2017 at about 1140hrs, two female suicide bombers infiltrated and gained entry into Biu town in Biu LGA. One of ... Read More

Vigilant Troops Foiled 2 Female Suicide Attack in Maiduguri

Tanimu- October 30, 2017

Isuku Vctor, Maiduguri: Yesterday at about 1845hrs, two female suicide bombers attempted to infiltrate Maiduguri township from Mafa /Dikwa LGA axis. They were sighted by ... Read More

Troops Intercepts Boko Haram Suicide Bomb Squad in Maiduguri

Tanimu- October 28, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Efforts of 8 Division Nigerian Army, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, to enhance troops responsiveness and domination of it's Area of Responsibility paid off ... Read More

Suicide Bomber Kills 4 Soldiers in a Search Operation in Troubled Northwest

Tanimu- August 9, 2017

A suicide bomber killed four Pakistani soldiers in an attack in the troubled northwest near the border with Afghanistan, the army said on Wednesday. The ... Read More

Details of 3 Suicide Bomb Attack At Usmanti Yesterday Night

Tanimu- August 5, 2017

Isuku Victor, Maiduguri: Yesterday 4/8/2017, at about 2149hrs, three suicide bombers, a male and two females, attempted to infiltrate Usmanti Community in Mafa LGA. They ... Read More

Grenades Thrown Into Worship Centre Killed 20 and Dozens Injured

Tanimu- August 2, 2017

Shocking images seen with victims covered in their blood as two attackers who is believed to be a suicide attack detonated bombs and throw several ... Read More

Dalori 1 and 2 IDP Camps Suicide Bomb Attack In Maiduguri Yesterday Night

Tanimu- July 24, 2017

AbdulKadir Ibrahim, Maiduguri: At about 11:20pm yesterday night, 2 suicide bombers (male and female) detonated their improvised explosive device at Dalori 1 IDP camp leading ... Read More

Operation Lafiya Dole Neutralizes 3 Suicide Bombers and 3 Terrorists Surrenders In Different Operation

Tanimu- July 23, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: At the early hours today, Saturday 22nd July 2017, 3 acclaimed suspected Boko Haram terrorists, Usman Ali, aged 22, Ibrahim Matukur, aged ... Read More

3 Involved in A Foiled Suicide Bomb Incident At University of Maiduguri

Tanimu- May 19, 2017

On 18/5/2017 at about 2350 hrs, three male suicide bombers with IEDs strapped to their bodies, gained entry into the premises of university of Maiduguri. ... Read More

2 Separate Bomb Explosions in Maiduguri by IED Strapped Female Suicide Bombers

Tanimu- April 8, 2017

Abdulkadir Ibrahim, Maiduguri: At about 0520hrs, today, two female suicide bombers with IED strapped to their bodies attempted to enter a mosque at Juddumuri village, ... Read More

Body of Dr. Allwell Orji Recovered From Lagos Lagoon

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2017

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni, has confirmed that the body of Dr. Allwell Orji, who jumped off the 3rd mainland bridge ... Read More

NEMA Updates On Suicide Bomb Attack In Mafa, Borno State

Tanimu- January 25, 2017

Musa Baba, Maiduguri: The National Emergency Management Agency says a Civilian JTF and Three suicide bombers have been killed in two separate foiled suicide bombs ... Read More

N500,000 Reward For Information On Suicide Bomber – Nigerian Army

Tanimu- January 17, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: The spate of suicide bombings in the North East and in particular, Maiduguri and Madagali metropolis is assuming a disturbing proportion. Consequently, ... Read More

Update On Twin Suicide Bomb Blast At A Mosque In University of Maiduguri

Tanimu- January 16, 2017

Musa Baba, Maiduguri: The National Emergency Management Agency says four persons including the suicide bombers were killed in an early morning attack at the University ... Read More

Update On Maiduguri Suicide Attack: Gov. Kashim Shettima Summons Stakeholders For Emergency Security Meeting

Tanimu- December 12, 2016

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima has summoned officials of all markets, motor parks, shopping complexes, football fields and other places of public gatherings in Maiduguri, ... Read More