Gunmen killed seven civilians on Thursday in two attacks in northeastern Mali near the border with Niger, a local politician and a security source said. The six gunmen first shot dead five people who were in a car a few dozen kilometres from the town Menaka, the elected official said.
Suspected gunmen have killed 18 persons in some communities in Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara, the Emir of Tsafe, Alhaji Muhammad Bawa has disclosed. The Emir made the disclosure on Friday while receiving a House of Representatives member representing Gusau/Tsafe Federal Constituency, Alhaji Kabir Mai-Palace in Gusau. The News Agency of Nigeria reports
Gunmen on Sunday at Gbarantoru community in Yenagoa, abducted the wife of a lecturer at the Niger Delta University (NDU). Sources in the community told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the incident occurred early on Sunday and that the gunmen fired sporadic shots to announce their arrival. The gunmen reportedly entered the community […]