Tag: shot

YNaijaAugust 10, 2023

Ecuador Presidential Candidate Fernando Villavicencio Shot Dead at Campaign Rally

Ecuador, presidential candidate Fernando Villavicencio was tragically gunned down at a campaign rally, marking a dark day in the nation’s ...

YNaijaApril 4, 2023

Anti-Tinubu air passenger arraigned, remanded in custody; Final year student shot dead in UNIBEN | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss: Anti-Tinubu air passenger ...

YNaijaFebruary 11, 2023

South African Rapper AKA killed in drive-by shooting

IOL News reports that on Friday night in Durban, South Africa, the famed South African rapper Kiernan ‘AKA’ Forbes was ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

I was almost shot | Wike, Amaechi trade blames over alleged clash by their security personnel

Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike was reportedly attacked at Nwanja Junction on Trans-Amadi road in the state on Saturday. The governors ...

AzeezJuly 18, 2017

Policemen who shot FRSC officials have been arrested – Police

The Abia State Police Command said it has arrested and detained two policemen for shooting operatives of the Federal Road ...

AzeezJuly 17, 2017

FRSC officials shot by Abia speaker’s police escort to undergo surgery

Two Federal Road Safety Corps officers who were shot for stopping Abia Speaker wife’s car are expected to undergo surgery ...

AzeezJuly 16, 2017

FRSC officers allegedly shot for stopping Abia Speaker’s wife’s car

Some policemen on Saturday allegedly shot officers of the Federal Road Safety Corps on patrol on the orders of the ...

AzeezJuly 8, 2017

Ex-President Jonathan’s son-in-law ‘shot’ in Calabar

Prince Goodwill Edward, the son-in-law of former President Goodluck Jonathan has reportedly been shot by unknown gunmen in Calabar. Edward ...

AzeezJune 28, 2017

EFCC operative shot, escapes death in Port Hacourt

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said one of its operatives was shot at in Port Hacourt, Rivers State ...

ItunuoluwaJune 14, 2017

US Congressman Steve Calise shot during baseball practice in Virginia

According to reports, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was shot at a baseball practice in Virginia, Wednesday. Alexandria Police said ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 21, 2016

Who shot who… between Dakuku Peterside and Wike’s Chief of Staff? (READ)

Reports emanating from Rivers state suggests that the Department of State Security prevented Peterside Dakuku, the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 18, 2015

105 people shot, drowned by Boko Haram in a village in Yobe

Last week Thursday, Boko Haram insurgents attacked residents of Kukuwa-Gari village in Yobe state. The insurgents were said to have arrived ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 16, 2015

How OAU lecturer was killed by suspected assassins

A lecturer in the department of Agricultural Economics of the institution, Dr. Deji Adejobi, was on Tuesday killed by suspected assassins ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 26, 2015

Man gets shot over N2000 by mobile Police

by Chinwe Okafor 34-year-old Adamu Mohammed got shot by a mobile policeman over an argument of unpaid fees for a ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 18, 2015

Unilag student killed in the wee hours of this morning (Viewer Discretion)

by Chinwe Okafor A University of Lagos student was killed in the wee hours of this morning, around 10 pm. ...

Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2014

Woman shot dead by two-year-old son who found gun in her handbag

by Chinwe Okafor   A two-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mum with a gun he found in her purse, ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 25, 2014

These photos prove that policemen attacked NSCDC boss at Ikorodu

by Kolapo Olapoju Following the reports that the Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security Civil Defence Corps, Ade Abolurin, was challenged ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 23, 2014

How NSCDC Commandant-General escaped being shot by Police Inspector in Lagos

by Azubuike Azikiwe The Commandant-General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Ade Abolurin, was almost shot on Friday, ...

July 5, 2014

Opinion: A man died today

by Olatunji A. Aworetan And as the truck tried to manoeuvre its way pass the flooded bomb craters on the ...

February 4, 2014

Soldier kills tricycle operator, colleague who challenged him in Ogun

by ‘Jola Sotubo A soldier in Ogun is accused of intentionally ending the lives of 2 men in the state ...

February 1, 2014

Horrible: Saturday Newswatch deputy editor ‘shot by gunmen’

by Oge Okonkwo One of the employees of media platform, Saturday Newswatch was attacked by armed robbers yesterday. According to ...

January 22, 2014

Civil Defence officer shoots policeman dead in Bayelsa

by ‘Jola Sotubo An offensive against robbers in Bayelsa went awry after an officer of the Nigerian Security and Civil ...

January 22, 2014

How I was shot by police in Rivers – Sen. Magnus Abe narrates

by ‘Jola Sotubo Senator Magnus Abe,who is recovering after being shot at a rally in Rivers has condemned the attack ...

January 20, 2014

88-year-old man shoots his wife in her hospital bed (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun An elderly man has been arrested after he barged into a hospital and shot his wife. 88-year-old ...

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 ...

January 15, 2014

Terrible: Jonathan’s official photographer shot by unknown gunmen in Abuja

by ‘Jola Sotubo The official photographer to President Goodluck Jonathan was on Monday attacked by unidentified gunmen. Callistus Ewelike, who ...

January 12, 2014

‘It’s not true, Magnus Abe was not shot’ – Police deny shooting senator

by Oge Okonkwo The Rivers State Police Command has denied allegations that an operative shot and wounded a member of ...

January 11, 2014

Why we shot and killed Sesan Ogunro (Snr) – Suspected armed robber confesses

by ‘Jola Sotubo Justice may finally be done in the case of slain advertising guru, Sesan Ogunro (Snr) as some ...

January 9, 2014

Vigilante members sentenced to death for brutally killing herbalist in Ogun

by ‘Jola Sotubo Two members of a vigilante group who brutally murdered a herbalist in Ogun have been sentenced to ...

January 7, 2014

TERRIBLE: How police officer shot driver & passenger for failing to give him bribe (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo A police officer in Lagos has been arrested and charged to court after he allegedly shot and ...

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