Security Man Kill for Blasphemy in Abuja Popular Estate
Just less than a month that a student was killed for blasphemy in Sokoto, there was a reoccurrence of the incident today in Abuja estate as a mob massacred a member of a vigilance group for reportedly making a blasphemous statement.
It was gathered that members of the vigilance group guarding the Timber shed market at the Federal Housing Estate in Abuja had wanted to arrest some residents wandering around the market in the early hours of Saturday.
The residents were said to have begged the vigilance group to free them in the name of Allah but one of the vigilantes kicked and made comments said to be blasphemous.
Kidnappers Kill Retired Navy Admiral's Daughter & Driver In Lokoja- Abuja Expressway
Barely three days that a Nigerian Army officer, GSM Abubakar, attached to the 353 Artillery Regiment, was killed on the notorious Okene -Lokoja highway, while travelling from Lagos to the Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Jaji. On the same route too, a retired Navy Admiral's Daughter, Driver Killed By Kidnappers In Kogi.The driver was identified as Pomtd Lifu Ji with navy number X9307. Their remains have since been moved to the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja.G...
Scores Injured, Six Houses, Seven Shops Burnt In Bauchi During Riot Over Alleged Blasphemy – Police
The Bauchi State Police Command has confirmed that scores of residents were injured while about six houses and seven shops were burnt in the Katangan area of Warji Local Government Area of the state after a riot broke out over alleged blasphemy against Islam.Naijacrawl had earlier reported that properties and houses in the area were on Friday evening destroyed by irate youths over alleged blasphemy.According to reports, trouble started when unconfirmed reports circu...
#JusticeForDeborah: European Union Mourns Sokoto Student Killed For Alleged Blasphemy, Calls For Justice
The European Union (EU) has conveyed its sorrow over the gruesome murder of Deborah Samuel, a Nigerian citizen, in Sokoto State.The body is "still saddened by last week's terrible murder of Deborah Samuel in Sokoto," according to a tweet from the union on Wednesday.In addition, the 27-member union stated, "Everything must be done to ensure that the murderers are not only apprehended quickly but also that justice is served." Recurrence must be avoided as well. "Debor...
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