The thugs equally razed the Atta Magistrate and High Court and vandalized the community’s health centre.
The armed men, who stormed the hilly area close to the Lottery Quarters and few metres away from Living Faith Church at Byazhin in Kubwa, abducted a man identified as Ayodele Somorin before they whisked away his neighbour, Oladimeji Josiah.
As of the time of filing this report, security operatives made up of soldiers, policemen and Air Force are engaging the hoodlums.
Arikeade, the wife of the youth leader of the All Progressives Congress in Oyo, Areokuta Salawu, was kidnapped at the entrance gate of her residence in Aromolaran area of Ibadan at about 10pm on Sunday, May 23.
“At about 8pm on Sunday, we received a distress call that gunmen invaded Dong Village and killed seven persons, police spokesman in Plateau,” ASP Ubah Ogaba, the spokesman of the Plateau State Police Command said in a statement issued on Monday in Jos.
This was contained in a statement by the Head, Directorate of Public Relations, FUNAAB, Kola Adepoju, on Sunday in Abeokuta.
SP Yemisi Opalola, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, made the disclosure on Sunday in Osogbo.
According to a statement by the university management and signed by the PRO, Bakene N,O., the university official was said to be waylaid by yet to be identified gunmen on Thursday while she was driving home.
While their rifles were taken away, their operational vehicle was set ablaze after a gun duel.
The attack, according to available information, was carried out at about 2am.
Ubakala police station is located off the ever-busy Ubakala-Old Umuahia road.
The slain gunmen were reportedly being treated by the nurse identified simply as Chichi in a hidden area of Oyigbo when the squad surrounded the building and opened fire on them.
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A police officer, PC Edogi Bassey was killed by the heavily armed hoodlums in the attack that took place at about 6.30am on Wednesday.
Residents put the number of those abducted at 40.
According to available information, while the three died instantly, Madaki’s son, Clement Musa Madaki, survived with injuries in the attack on Saturday.
The hoodlums also reportedly killed twelve cows in a coordinated attack that took place around 5pm on Sunday.
The group also claimed that the gunmen attacked the daughter-in-law of its leader Akintoye last Saturday night at her residence in Agbor, Delta State.
At the Elimgbu Police Station, three policemen were feared killed, while two were feared killed at the Divisional Police Headquarters in Rumuji.
It was gathered that the attack occurred in the early hours of Saturday when people were still sleeping.