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Update: Policeman killed, military commander missing in Taraba attack

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Update: Policeman killed, military commander missing in Taraba attack

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The Taraba State Police Command has confirmed the killing of six military personnel and a mobile police officer during a bloody clash between Kutep and Fulani herdsmen at Tati village in Takum Local Government Area of the state. 

 

Spokeperson of the command, DSP Usman Abdullahi, who disclosed this to Daily Trust in Jalingo on Wednesday May 11, said that an Army officer, Lt col Eminike is missing. 

 

He said Eminike was the commander leading operation at the trouble area and he was declared missing during the operation.

 

According to the PPRO, Kutep and Fulani militia were responsible of the killings of the military personnel and the mobile police.

 

He said more soldiers and policemen were sent to the area to restore peace while search for the missing army officer is being intensified.

 

Abdullahi said the number of people killed during the clash could not be immediately ascertained.

 

According to him, militia from both sides have engaged one another in bloody clash over the weeks and the situation worsened on Tuesday, leading to deployment of more soldiers and police.

 

“The missing Army officer and six military personnel killed were from 93 battalion Takum,” Abdullahi added.

 

Meanwhile, the police officer killed in the clash has been identified as Sergeant Godwin Joji. 

 

 

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Nigerian man arrested in South Africa for alleged possession of drugs

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Nigerian man arrested?in?South Africa for alleged possession of drugs

A Nigerian national has been arrested in Johannesburg, South Africa for alleged possession of drugs. 

 

Jo’burg Metro Police Department in a statement on Monday, June 27, said the suspect was arrested with crystal meth and dagga (cannabis)

 

“Whilst conducting patrols in Florida, #JMPD K9 Unit noticed suspicious activity outside a house on 6 Ave, Florida. Entry was gained into the premises & a Nigerian national was arrested for possession of drugs (crystal meth & dagga). Suspect detained at Florida SAPS” the statement read. 

 

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At least 3 dead and 40 wounded as Russian missiles blast crowded mall in Ukraine

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At least 3 dead and 40 wounded as Russian missiles blast crowded mall in Ukraine

At least 3 dead and 40 wounded as Russian missiles blast crowded mall in Ukraine

At least 3 people have died while 40 sustained varying degrees of injuries after Russian missiles were fired into a Ukraine shopping mall.

 

Two Russian missiles were reportedly fired Monday, June 27, into the shopping center, in the central city of Kremenchuk.

 

A video shared following the attack shows the building — with nearly 1,000 civilians inside — up in flames.

 

At least 3 dead and 40 wounded as Russian missiles blast crowded mall in Ukraine

 

President Zelensky said, “It is impossible to even imagine the number of victims.”

 

Zelensky confirmed that the mall held no military importance, and was not even near any other military target.

 

At least 3 dead and 40 wounded as Russian missiles blast crowded mall in Ukraine

 

Ukrainian officials call the attack a downright “act of terrorism against civilians”.

 

Zelensky called it an effort by Russia to stop “people’s attempts to live a normal life, which make the occupiers so angry.”

 

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Even if your woman has money, give her money – Toke Makinwa tells men

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 Media personality, Toke Makinwa has said that men should still give their women money even if they (women) are rich.    Toke stated this on Monday, June 27, when she reposted Dr Joe Abah's advice to men.  The post Even if your woman has money, give her money – Toke Makinwa tells men appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.

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