News Headlines in Nigeria this evening.Southern governors ban open grazing The Governors of Southern States of the country on Tuesday, announced their resolution to ban open grazing and movement of cattle by foot across the region as part of measures to checkmate incursion of armed herders and banditry.
A picture of two Fulani herders and cows inside the school premises of a Federal University in Owerri has surfaced the internet.This picture was posted by Vanguard News.Vanguard News reports that the Herdsmen were spotted inside the school premises with their cows around 10:30am.The photo was captioned thus ‘As seen at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO at 10:30am… Fulani herdsmen and their cows inside the school premises.’ SOURCE: Vanguard News, Link This has got so many people taking on social media because nothing like this has practically happened before.
Many officers feared dead as the police post which is located at Trademore Housing Estate, Ubani Umuahia was reportedly set ablaze Sunday morning by yet to Identified gunmen, Vanguard News reports.The attack on the police station resulted to panic in the capital city when the news filtered in as some churches ended their service abruptly to enable their members go home.
The Issue of Insecurity in Nigeria is becoming alarming everyday.Killings, looting, raping, Kidnappings and all other forms of vices are now rampant in the country.Recently, a young lady was raped and Killed while searching for a job.Here is another incident.
It was on the news yesterday, 26th of April, that some unknown gunmen, suspected to be men of the Nigerian Army attacked the Ibadan home of a well known Yoruba freedom fighter, Sunday Adeyemi, popularly known as Sunday Igboho.After the attack, many people have said different things as it regards to the unfortunate incident that happened yesterday.
Recall that Prophet Joshua Arogun predicted the release of Former Governor of Abia State, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu and the Victory of President Mohammadu Buhari in the 2015 Presidential Election.On Friday, 23rd of April, 2021 Vanguard News reported that The General Overseer of Light of the World international Church, Joshua Arogun has revealed the next president of Nigeria in his a new Prophecy.
Quick report from the vanguard news hub is the stern declaration of an anonymous banditry attack on the schools in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.This was consequent upon the recent abduction of 18 Nigerian students by an unknown gang of kidnappers.The students of the Greenfield university Kaduna protest to launch an attack on the Aso rock if the presidential committee refuses to take action against the heartless banditry activity that took place in their Alma Mata.
According to Sunday Vanguard, Former President Olusegun Obasanjo popularly known as Baba Iyabo supports Akinwunmi Adesina for presidency in 2023.Olusegun Obasanjo Akinwunmi Adesina is the current president of African Development Bank and according to a close source to the former president, he obtains Baba's support because of his academic qualifications, economic and leadership skills.
A Nigerian Pastor, Evangelist Victor Edet has revealed to Christians that dating is a sin before God the Almighty.According to Vanguard News who made this story known, the Pastor took to Social Media to explain why it is ungodly for a born-again, true believer to be involved in dating a fellow believer.
There is by all anxiety in Ebonyi State, following the shooting of two armed soldiers and a civilianat a checkpoint in the State.The event which happened on Monday night, uncovered that unknown shooters shot the two soldiers and the civilian at a checkpoint on the timber Intersection region, in the Afikpo North Local Government Area of the state.
One of the security challenges facing the country in recent times, have been the activities of criminals that have been tagged "Unknown Gunmen".These set of criminals have carried out several activities in the south-eastern part if Nigeria.They have attacked police stations, burnt police properties, even attacked police officers and soldiers during the cause of their operations.
Shortly after the unfortunate killing of two soldiers at a military checkpoint located at Timber Junction area in Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi state on Monday, April 26, the town was quickly deserted.Amasiri and Afikpo towns where the incident happened is usually a vibrant place with social and commercial activities taking place until late into the night.
Unknown gunmen have registered their presence in our minds with their daring and sadistic acts of burning government facilities and killing of security operatives.Imo Stare is arguably the worst hit by unknown gunmen.They attacked the correctional center, the police command and touched the home of Imo state governor, governor Hope Uzodinman.
Recently, it was reported by Vanguard news that 13 Kidnapped Persons in Gwagwada, Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, were rescued by troops from the Nigerian Army.This was no easy feat as the Commissioner, Ministry of Internal Security and Home affairs, said that the troops were attacked by the armed bandits during the rescue process.
There is no telling the extent that some people would go to whip up public sympathy.Remember the sachet water hawker whose stories came into the lime light recently.Her story went viral sometimes ago when a picture of her selling pure water on the streets of Lagos albeit her amputee status.
Heavily armed bandits attacked about eight communities located within Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State.The bandits were said to have started the attack in Fuka District where they went to the house of a business mogul before heading to other places.They thereafter launched a house to house search where they stole cash and in the process wounded many people.
It's barely 24 hours that the Commander of the Eastern Security Network (ESN), Ikonso was killed; the group has come out to boast of a new Commander.According to the news on Vanguard, ESN announced today that they have gotten a new Commander that will take over from where Ikonso stopped, but they failed to make the name of the new Commander known to the public.
The issue of herdsmen attacks and killings all over the country has been on the rise lately.It is no longer news that the attacks have become more deadly and that the security operatives have become overwhelmed.People all over the country have become more security conscious following these security threats.
Earlier this morning, nknown gunmen stormed the home town of Governor Hope Uzodimma, the current governor of Imo State in the early hours of today, Saturday, April 24.The governor's home is located in Omuma, Oru East local government area of the state.
A few yet-to-recognized individuals again attempted to assault Chief Sunday Adeyemo (otherwise known as Igboho), a Yoruba Freedom fighter at his Soka home, Ibadan, in Oyo state.The Intruders, as per his spokespersons, Mr Koiki Olayomi and Dapo Salami, have affirmed the useless assault on Chief Sunday Igboho.