Gunmen kill chairman of Waterways Security in Bayelsa

Gunmen have killed the chairman of Bayelsa State Waterway Security (West District) Gen. Frank Seide.   It was gathered that the deceased popularly known as General Frank, was shot dead by some gunmen in his hometown, Bilabiri community, in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State on Thursday night, April 1.   It is not clear if his death is related to the reported killings in the community over security contract.     Vanguard reports that four persons have reportedly died in Bilabiri Community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State following…

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Former lawmaker’s brother, others injured as gunmen open fire on travellers along Kaduna-Zaria Road

Gunmen attacked motorists at Kwanar Tsintsiya axis of Kaduna-Zaria Road in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Sunday November 29.   One of the injured travellers is Alhaji Kabir Muhammmad, the brother of Hon. Muhammad Abubakar Mamadi, former Member Federal House of Representatives Igabi Federal Constituency. He is currently hospitalized at 44 Nigerian Army Reference Hospital in Kaduna.     Kaduna State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan, who confirmed the reports in a statement on Monday, said troops of 4 Battalion Nigerian Army overpowered…

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Gunmen kidnap Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono’s brother in Kano

Suspected kidnappers have abducted Babawuro Tofai Nanono, the younger brother of the Minister of Agriculture, Sabo Nanono.   The gunmen were said to have stormed the minister’s home in Tofai Village under Gabasawa Local Government Area in Kano around 1:00am on Monday November 23 and whisked the man to an unknown destination after firing warning shots.   The spokesperson for the Kano State Police Command, Abdullahi Haruna, confirmed the incident and said efforts are being made to rescue the victim.

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Popular American Rapper, Pop Smoke Shot Dead By Unknown Gunmen

American fast rising rapper, Bashar Barakah Jackson, known professionally as Pop Smoke, has been shot dead. The 2o-year-old singer who is known for hit single “Welcome To The Party” and was also associated with American female rappers, Nicki Minaj and Cardi B was shot dead today. According to the reports, Pop Smoke was shot and killed early this morning in what appears to be a home-invasion robbery. The Los Angeles police responded to an emergency call at 4:20 this morning after masked gunmen broke into Pop Smoke’s Hollywood Hills house…

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