Tag: gun

Chinedu OkaforFebruary 20, 2019

Accountability is Nigeria’s number one problem

If you’ve asked an average Nigerian the problems facing the country, their response would range from Venus to Mars. Everyone ...

AzeezMay 19, 2017

NSCDC arrests JAMB candidate with gun

Security agencies have arrested a 21-year-old candidate of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) who brought a gun to one of the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 11, 2017

How Tonto Dikeh allegedly pulled a gun on ex-husband’s brother – Ghanaian police officer (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana The marriage scandal between actress Tonto Dikeh and her ex-husband Oladunni Churchill seems to be a never ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 10, 2017

How police raided my house, seized my gun, others – Senator

by Dolapo Adelana The senator representing Southern Kaduna Senatorial District, Danjuma Laah, has said the police ransacked his Kaduna residence ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 23, 2016

Soldiers, policemen in gun duel over IDPs rice

A gun duel ensued between soldiers and policemen on Thursday at the Borno State Government House in Maiduguri over rice ...

Mazi EmekaJune 18, 2016

Police officer shoots LG chairman after ‘hearing strange voices’

The lesson from the story below is that – even your police security orderly may not be your friend. A police officer ...

Mazi EmekaJune 13, 2016

The late 5: These are the stories that drove the conversation today

These are the top five stories that drove the conversation today. 1. Sheriff and supporters storm PDP secretariat Sacked National ...

Mazi EmekaJune 13, 2016

The Explainer: All you need to know about the Orlando shooting

More than 50 persons were on Sunday killed when a blood thirsty gunman attacked a gay club in Orlando, Florida ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 2, 2016

Man mistakenly shoots himself in the head (WATCH)

A young man almost died from a bullet to his skull after he mistakenly shot himself in the head. In ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 28, 2015

Man stabs lover to death during argument

Edeth Favour was stabbed to death by her lover during an altercation in Ogun state. The mother of one had ...

Ada IgboanugoAugust 26, 2015

Boy ‘kills his 3-year-old brother with their dad’s gun in an acting game’

14-year-old Ebubechukwu reportedly killed his 3-year-old brother Akachukwu with their father’s gun last Monday. Vanguard reports that the brothers were ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 2, 2015

How stray bullet from NDLEA men killed bricklayer in Lagos

by Chinwe Okafor Should the NDLEA be armed in the first place? Femi Aremu, a bricklayer in Lagos was reportedly killed ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

I want to kill him | 5-year-old girl says after being raped by 22-year-old man

by Azubuike Azikiwe Policemen of the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Yaba, Lagos, have arrested a 22-year-old man for raping ...

January 17, 2014

Tragic: Girl shoots 4-year-old cousin dead in grandfather’s house

by Adeola Balogun A routine visit to grandpa’s turned sour in Detroit, Michigan in the United States after a young ...

November 7, 2013

Gun-fight: 2 suspected robbers killed after opening fire on Police in Delta [DETAILS]

by Adeola Balogun   A notorious four-man gang suspected of robbery in Delta State has been split in half by ...

November 3, 2013

Charly Boy: Why I always carry my guns

by Charly Boy I carry a gun because I am a responsible armed citizen ready to defend myself and loved ...

October 23, 2013

Terrible news: 5-year-old shoots self dead while babysitter slept

A woman who was babysitting a 5-year-old who fatally shot himself Monday with her gun has been charged with abandoning ...

October 16, 2013

Tragic: Boy, 12, caught on tape fatally shooting mother’s friend while playing with a gun (See Photos)

A young boy has been caught on camera shooting dead a family friend in a horrific accident at a Russian ...

October 1, 2013

Murder-suicide: School security guard shoots wife dead in anger then turns gun on himself (PICTURED)

A high school security guard shot his wife dead before turning the gun on himself just hours after he tried ...

September 17, 2013

Terrible: Ogun vigilante member allegedly kills man after argument

by ‘Jola Sotubo A man in Ogun State has allegedly been gunned down by an overzealous vigilante member. Tosin Joye, ...

September 9, 2013

Tragedy: 11-year-old girl accidentally kills stepfather as handgun suddengly goes off

An 11-year-old North Carolina girl accidentally killed stepfather Bryan Reno, left, with a pistol while her mother, Pamela Reno, right, ...

August 26, 2013

South African girl, 7, fatally shoots 6-year-old friend with grandfather’s revolver

A seven-year-old South African girl has shot dead her friend, aged six, with her grandfather’s revolver while playing at a ...

July 23, 2013

Opinion: Jonathan, Boko Haram and the game of musical chairs

by Obademi Ayodeji Until recent times, it seemed to the public eye that the Nigerian government, in all its colossal ...

July 13, 2013

Man accidentally kills 5-year-old neighbour upstairs while using his rifle as a crutch

DAVE WHITE/GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCKPHOTO An Oregon man told police he was using his assault rifle as a crutch to help him ...

July 11, 2013

Woman gets 25 years in prison for hiding a gun in her privates

There are a lot of creative places to hide a weapon, but you wouldn’t expect anything like this.  A woman ...

June 8, 2013

Tragic: 4-year-old boy accidentally shoots his father dead

 Justin Stanfield Thomas, 35, of Phoenix was shot and killed by a gun fired by his 4-year-old son while his ...

June 3, 2013

Weaker sex? Girl takes a bullet in the leg to save baby whose dad fled for cover

Another child was hit by a bullet in the city — this one a heroic 15-year-old girl shot in the ...

May 25, 2013

Man posts pictures of new gun on Facebook, then murders his girlfriend with it (PICTURED)

A man in Pennsylvania is being charged with killing his girlfriend with a gun that he bought at Walmart.  Right ...

April 4, 2013

Photo of the Day: Behold Africa’s dumbest policeman

by Isi Esene It is difficult to know what is going on in the mind of this South African policeman ...

March 11, 2013

Police kill 7 suspected robbers in gun duel in Lagos

LAGOS—Fresh facts emerged yesterday, on the circumstances that led to the gun duel between a 13-man robbery gang and policemen ...

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