Shootout: Injured Soldiers Are Alive – Nigerian Army

Shootout: Injured Soldiers Are Alive – Nigerian Army
 

The Nigerian Army says that the two soldiers who sustained several wounds from gunshots during a raid on criminal hideouts in Rivers are alive and responding to treatment. Aminu Iliyasu, the spokesperson of 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, disclosed this to newsmen on Thursday. Mr. Iliyasu,...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

Boko Haram: Police Confirm 16 Dead, 82 Injured In Konduga Attacks

Boko Haram: Police Confirm 16 Dead, 82 Injured In Konduga Attacks
 

by Francis Okoye The Borno State commissioner of Police, Mr Damian Chukwu yesterday confirmed the killing of 16 people in Konduga, while 82 others sustained various degrees of injuries at different Boko Haram attacks in Konduga local government area of Borno State. Mr Chukwu stated this during a cha...

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 17, 2017

16 Killed, 82 Injured in Borno Suicide Attack ‎- Police

16 Killed, 82 Injured in Borno Suicide Attack ‎- Police
 

The Police in Borno on Wednesday said 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a market in Konduga Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner, Damian Chukwu, confirmed the attack in a text message sent to journalists on Wednesday in Maiduguri. Mr. Chukwu sai...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

3 Die, 50 Injured in Luxurious Bus Accident

3 Die, 50 Injured in Luxurious Bus Accident
 

Three persons, a male and two females, died in an auto accident on the Auchi-Okene axis of the Benin-Lokoja road yesterday morning. The spokesman of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), Bisi Kazeem, confirmed the incident in an SMS to our correspondent. Kazeem said 50 others, including a child...

Posted on Aug 6, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 6, 2017

Nigeria vs Senegal: Iheanacho Scores, Onazi Injured as Game Ends in Draw

Nigeria vs Senegal: Iheanacho Scores, Onazi Injured as Game Ends in Draw
 

The Super Eagles and Teranga Lions of Senegal played out a 1-1 draw in the international friendly between both sides on Thursday in London. Kelechi Iheanacho for the umpteenth time was the hero for Nigeria getting the equalizer for the Super Eagles from the penalty spot in the 83rd minute. Moussa So...

Posted on Mar 23, 2017 - Last updated on Mar 24, 2017

Fed Govt to Foot Medical Expenses of Injured

Fed Govt to Foot Medical Expenses of Injured
 

The Federal Government will pay the expenses of the injured, who are receiving treatment in various hospitals, Chief of Staff to the President Abba Kyari, said yesterday after visiting some of the injured and the Borno State Government.   He led a Federal Government delegation to condole with the p...

Posted on Jan 19, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 19, 2017

One Killed, Three Injured as Herdsmen, Farmers Clash in Okoti

One Killed, Three Injured as Herdsmen, Farmers Clash in Okoti
 

By Chimaobi Nwaiwu. Nnewi – The Nigerian Navy on Tuesday averted a bloody clash between herdsmen and farmers in Okoti village in Odoekpe, Ogbaru Local Government Area, Anambra State, which left three persons injured and one purportedly killed. According to an eye witness, the clash resulted follow...

Posted on Jan 17, 2017 - Last updated on Jan 17, 2017

Injured Super Falcons Star Eyes Early Comeback

Injured Super Falcons Star Eyes Early Comeback
 

Injured Super Falcons star, Onome Ebi, is positive she would soon be back in action to continue her football career. The Belarusian-based defender suffered a broken arm during the last African Women Cup of Nations tournament in Cameroon, and has since undergone operation. Speaking with PREMIUM TIMES...

Posted on Dec 24, 2016 - Last updated on Dec 24, 2016

Three injured in Katsina accident

Three injured in Katsina accident
 

A road accident in the early hours of today has left three people seriously injured in the Katsina state metropolis. The incident occurred during the rush hour traffic between a Keke NAPEP with registration number SBA 035 QA and a Toyota Sienna with FQ 315 ABJ registration number. The Keke NAPEP  ...

Posted on Oct 16, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 16, 2014

Amosun’s convoy involved in crash, aides injured

Amosun’s convoy involved in crash, aides injured
 

The convoy of the Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, was on Sunday involved in an accident, leaving two of his aides injured. A rickety Mitsubishi commercial bus, laden with foodstuffs, was coming from Ibadan when it rammed into Amosun’s convoy, damaging one of the jeeps in the process....

Posted on Oct 13, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 13, 2014

Four injured in Abuja road accident

Four injured in Abuja road accident
 

Four persons are receiving treatment at the National Hospital, Abuja, after sustaining injuries in an auto accident involving a Peugeot 407 and two painted Abuja taxis. Cpl Atoo Akaana, an Investigation Police Officer attached to the Wuse Zone 3 Police Station, told the News Agency of Nigeria, on Sa...

Posted on Oct 11, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 11, 2014

Injured Ozil out for up to 12 weeks

Injured Ozil out for up to 12 weeks
 

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil has been ruled out for up to 12 weeks with a knee injury. The 25-year-old midfielder, who is on international duty with Germany, played 90 minutes in Arsenal’s 2-0 defeat at Chelsea on Sunday. But he arrived at the German camp with a problem in his left knee and an M...

Posted on Oct 8, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 8, 2014

1 Dead, 17 Injured In Accident In Sokoto

1 Dead, 17 Injured In Accident In Sokoto
 

The Federal Roads Safety Commission (FRSC) in Sokoto State said that one person died while 17 others sustained injuries in an accident that occurred between Sokoto and Sabon-garin Kwannawa on Monday. Mr Kuteb Takum, the Sector Commander of the Commission in the state, who confirmed the accident, sai...

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 6, 2014

Rival cults clash in Ogun claims two, others injured

Rival cults clash in Ogun claims two, others injured
 

Two persons suspected to be members of secret cults were killed and few others injured in  a pre – dawn attack and counter – attack between rival cult groups in Ijebu – Igbo, the headquarters of Ijebu North Local Government Council of Ogun state. A deadly gun battle was said to ha...

Posted on Oct 5, 2014 - Last updated on Oct 5, 2014

3 killed, 30 injured as tanker explodes in Onitsha

3 killed, 30 injured as tanker explodes in Onitsha
 

Three persons died yesterday while about 30 sustained various degrees of injuries  when a 40-feet tanker loaded with automotive gas oil  skidded off its track  and hit the protector pillars and immediately burst into flames. Daily Sun gathered that the Tanker experienced brake failure while on to...

Posted on Sep 29, 2014 - Last updated on Sep 29, 2014

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