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

Arepo Shootout: Police Drag 2 Women, 18 Male Suspects To Court

Arepo Shootout: Police Drag 2 Women, 18 Male Suspects To Court
 

The police have arraigned two females and 18 males suspected pipeline vandals before Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court in Lagos. The suspects were said to be among the vandals who engaged the police in a shootout which led to an explosion at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC...

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

Nine killed in shootout and blast in Pakistan

Nine killed in shootout and blast in Pakistan
 

Two Pakistani policemen and a Taliban fighter have been killed in a shootout in the city of Lahore a short distance from the prime minister’s family home, police have said. In a separate incident, six people were killed by a roadside bomb on the outskirts of the northwestern town of Hangu. The...

Posted on Jul 18, 2014 - Last updated on Jul 18, 2014

8 Killed In Chibok As Boko Haram, Vigilante Engage In Shootout

8 Killed In Chibok As Boko Haram, Vigilante Engage In Shootout
 

Eight members of the Boko Haram were yesterday killed in a village near Chibok town when operatives of the Nigeria Vigilante Group engaged the armed insurgents in a deadly shootout during an early morning attack, witnesses said. The gunmen, had crept upon the sleeping residents of Kwarangilam villag...

Posted on Jun 17, 2014 - Last updated on Jun 17, 2014

Police kill six kidnapping suspects in shootout

Police kill six kidnapping suspects in shootout
 

The Edo State Police Command yesterday killed six suspected kidnappers during a shoot-out in a bush, where their victims were being held. The acting Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, DSP Noble Uwoh, said the incident occurred in a forest located along Igbanke-Ewohimi road during a bid to recove...

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

Five robbers killed in police shootout in C’River

Five robbers killed in police shootout in C’River
 

No fewer than five suspected armed robbers were on Saturday killed after a bloody shootout with the police in Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross River State. Several other suspects were said to have escaped with various degrees of injuries. An eyewitness, Nya Moses, a resident of Akpabuyo, said...

Posted on Apr 20, 2014 - Last updated on Apr 20, 2014

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