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Breaking: 11 Feared dead in Ariaria after soldier-hoodlum gunfight

the armed hoodlums, numbering about 50, are said to have, at about 8.30 pm on Tuesday, stormed the popular Ariaria junction on the Enugu-Port Harcourt Expressway, ostensibly to attack soldiers manning the area.

Hoodlums set ablaze Police Division, 4 patrol vehicles in Ebonyi

“This followed threats by the Proscribed Group who are alleging that the Police were protecting the Fulani Herdsmen who they accused of being responsible for the killing of one of their members *Nwite Njoku ‘m’.* One Policeman sustained machete cuts injuries during the attack and he is responding to treatment in the hospital

4 shot, vehicles vandalised, shops looted as bandits terrorise Ibadan residents

“They came back around midnight. We were helpless because they were running into densely populated areas where we couldn’t shoot. We, again, observed that they were young boys. How would it sound if we started shooting them? We were just shooting into the air to scare them.

One dies as hoodlums attack Osogbo community in Osun

During the process they attacked residents and business owners in the area, shooting one Hausa trader in the process and leading to confusion in the area.

Customs officer missing after attack on patrol team in Ogun

“On the arrival of the military personnel and other units of Customs including Federal Operations Unit (FOU) as requested by the CAC, the hoodlums had already vandalised one of the official vehicles attached to the team. It was later discovered that an official driver, CA I (T) Taiwo J Odeyemi was missing and has not been found as at the time of writing this report.”

Breaking: “We have arrested 520 suspected hoodlums for various offences” says Odumosu

“the command was able to arrest a total of five hundred and twenty (520) suspects for various offences ranging from arson, robbery, murder, rioting, malicious damage, and unlawful possession of fire arms. One Olamilekan Ibrahim, 19, was said to be one of those who broke into a new generation bank and carted away cash and other valuables in Lekki.

Air patrols, gunshots in Kubwa as hoodlums invade NYSC Camp

Meanwhile, Kuje town, headquarters of the Kuje Area Council in Abuja was on Tuesday thrown into pandemonium as hoodlums, armed with sticks and knives blocked roads and patrolled the streets in search of any warehouse housing the COVID-19 palliatives.

Update: War as hoodlums exchange gunfire with security officers for 1hr in Kogi

In a calculated attack, the hoodlums had set several burn fire from the Ganaja Junctions to the Zone 8 Police junction to prevent the security men gaining access to them during their attack.

#EndSARS protests: 20 Police stations, outposts razed by hoodlums in Lagos

Lagos state police spokesman, Muyiwa Adejobi said: “We lost four policemen, one ASP and three other ranks. We have no escaped suspects because we had evacuated all of them to our cell at the SCIID, Panti, Yaba while many are on bail.

At no time was relief items given to him, says Oriolowo’s aide

"This dastardly act was very unfortunate and unwarranted and stand condemnable by peace loving people of Iwo and Osun state in general."

Pandemonium as hoodlums loot ex-Speaker Dogara’s house in Jos

They broke into the house of the former Speaker and attacked everyone, including Dogara’s brother, and (they) are currently moving anything they see. In the process, the invaders moved several items – tricycles, furniture, electronics, and other valuables – out of the house

Plateau: Hoodlums damage state secretariat, water board, others

the prompt intervention of the security agencies brought the situation under control. Similarly, Mr Nangor Ndam, the Public Relations Officer(PRO) of the water board, also confirmed that the hoodlums made away with some valuables from the board

Hoodlums vandalised Red Cross Calabar branch office

"The action of the unknown persons is condemnable as the Nigerian Red Cross was set up in 1960 to alleviate human suffering wherever it may be found. Our Staff and Volunteers do this across Nigeria, in strict compliance to our fundamental principles of humanity, impartiality and independence, among others."

Breaking: Heavy gunshots as hoodlums set ablaze BRT terminal, buses in Lagos

“They wanted to attack Adekunke Police Station but officers repelled them. That is why there were heavy gunshots. Two vigilantes have been shot. We are in the hospital.”

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How FG printed N60 billion for States to share — Gov Obaseki reveals

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Rapper Nasty C reveals when he will stop making music

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