Information of assaults by felony parts of their numerous guise, both as Boko Haram/ISWAP insurgents, bandits, kidnappers, herdsmen, IPOB/ESN or armed robbers have turn into regular for the reason that starting of the yr 2021 as suspected felony parts have killed hundreds of Nigerians in an area of 4 months.
Many Nigerians, on the finish of 2020, had prayed they by no means should expertise what they went via due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, as they regarded ahead to a extra beneficial yr as they crossed over to 2021. However DAILY POST observes that the primary quarter of the yr proved to be laced with larger risks, occasioned by insecurity and rising dissent in nearly each a part of the nation.
Our correspondent recollects information of deaths, killings, kidnappings, assaults resulting in destruction of property in nearly each a part of the nation.
Many Nigerians who spoke to DAILY POST randomly consider the nation is beneath siege, a siege perpetrated by Nigerians, a lot of whom are claiming to have one grievance or the opposite.
Nigerians consider that many different business criminals kidnapping for revenue and killing their victims have continued to function freely with out questions.
With violence and killings spreading quickly throughout completely different states within the nation, DAILY POST observes that no specific area is spared. Consultants consider that if this continues, it will likely be huge demise harvest on the finish of 2021.
However leaders and politicians have continued to commerce blames, a harmful pattern that many consider will additional complicate the insecurity scenario.
The present insecurity scenario has threatened Governors and different political actors throughout the nation. Only some days in the past, DAILY POST had reported an assault on the residence of Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State. The state is at present beneath a heavy safety risk.
Equally, Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State had been attacked no less than twice by gunmen within the state.
Additionally attacked was the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. Ortom recognized for his dogged stance towards Fulani herdsmen working within the state was attacked whereas on his farm within the state.
These assaults and killings have drawn world consideration to Nigeria with many reactions and little or no effort to deal with the menace.
From a tough estimate, gleaned from Nigeria Safety tracker, a undertaking of the Council on Overseas Affairs, the mixed assaults of those armed teams and different lesser criminals, together with cultists, have led to greater than 5000 harmless deaths within the nation. This determine doesn’t, nevertheless, embody casualties on the aspect of the insurgents, bandits, herdsmen, kidnappers, cultists and armed robbers however that of harmless Nigerians killed for being Nigerians and safety brokers, whose lives have been minimize brief, principally within the line of responsibility.
DAILY POST gathered that there have been a number of assaults throughout the nation resulting in deaths that weren’t reported within the media.
Many consider lives in Nigeria has turn into very low-cost, that information of killings now not sound unusual, stating that it has turn into a “scenario of the place and who’s subsequent?”
Under is a computation of killings in Nigeria between January and April, 2021, with some days having a number of entries and nearly no day being spared, an alarming knowledge which many have stated is certain to depress even the robust hearted.
January 1: The yr 2021 opened on a tragic information as seven farmers have been killed by bandits in Babban Rami in Mashegu LGA of Niger State. This was intently adopted by the killing on January 2 of Quadri Okunola by unknown males at Macaulay/Odudu, alongside Igbogbo/ Bayeku highway in Ikorodu, Lagos. On the identical day one individual was killed in Osogbo Osun State, when cult teams clashed throughout a carnival occasion at Isale-Osun space of the city.
Nonetheless on January 2, bandits killed a chief government officer of a filling station and his two cousins in Idere, Ibarapa North LGA, Oyo State, whereas on the identical day, one other set of bandits invaded Kawaran Rafiu village in Igabi LGA of Kaduna State and killed the chief Imam of the village, Danleeman Isah. The Sarkin Yaki of Godogodo, Yohanna Abu, was additionally killed. Not performed, bandits additionally killed 19 individuals in Giwa, Kaduna, ending the day with the killing of three individuals within the Ibarapa space of Oyo State.
On January 3, No fewer than 19 folks have been killed in a two-day assault in Kaduna. Twelve of the victims have been indigenes of Kaya, Gura LGA, whereas Boko Haram insurgents killed six troopers and one civilian in Chibok, Borno. On the identical day, bandits struck in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna State, killing 9 individuals.
The orgy of violence and killing continued on January 4, when 4 folks have been shot whereas property price tens of millions of naira have been destroyed in a bloody violence in some elements of Ibadan, Oyo State, whereas bandits working in Kaduna added to their murderous haul; 9 folks, together with three infants have been killed once they attacked Zankoro neighborhood. Within the Niger Delta, two passengers have been killed and lots of others have been declared lacking following an assault on two business boats on Bonny Waterways, Rivers State.
January 5 witnessed the killing of 1 individual in Toto, Nasarawa State, whereas pirates additionally killed two in Bonny, Rivers State.
On January 6, bandits killed a police man and kidnapped 5 others in assaults in Shiroro and Raji Native Governments in Niger State whereas 4 have been killed in Chikun, Kaduna State, additionally by bandits. On this identical day, Boko Haram insurgents killed commuters, whose quantity have been estimated to be 10 in Nganzai, Borno State.
A Timeline of Avoidable Deaths
January 7: Gunmen kidnapped a traveller and killed his driver alongside Ise/Isua/Akoko Freeway in Ondo State
January 7 Bandits attacked Katarma village in Chikun Native Authorities, Kaduna, killed 4 individuals and kidnapped many ladies.
January 8: Gunmen attacked a police station and killed three cops in Ezza South, Ebonyi.
January 8: Two passengers have been killed in a pirate assault on two business boats round Dema Abbey neighborhood on Bonny waterways
January 9: Gunmen killed three in Kauru, Kaduna.
January 9: 28 Boko Haram militants and 13 troopers have been killed throughout a conflict in Gujba, Yobe.
January 10: Gunmen killed three cell cops in Ughelli North, Delta.
January 10: Gunmen killed two in Riyom, Plateau.
January 10: Gunmen opened fireplace on a pair, killing the girl within the course of at Ekuigbo, Ethiope, Delta State.
January 11: 5 troopers and 6 Boko Haram militants have been killed throughout a conflict in Damboa, Borno.
January 11: Gunmen killed a councillorship candidate and kidnapped two others in Oshimili South, Delta.
January 11: A Boko Haram member on suicide mission killed himself and 6 Nigerian troopers in Damboa, Borno.
January 11: Inter-communal conflict between the folks of Edondon and Ohumuruket in Obubra LGA, Cross River claimed no fewer than 4 lives
January 11: Two folks have been feared useless, whereas three others have been lacking after suspected pirates attacked two passenger boats alongside the coastal waters of Aru-Gbanaama and Polokiri in Bonny LGA of Rivers State.
January 12: Gunmen killed two in Kauru, Kaduna.
January 12: Suspected land grabbers killed 4 in Ikorodu, Lagos.
January 12: Two villagers have been killed in an ambush by gunmen between Bakin Kogi and Narido village in Kauru LGA of Kaduna State
January 10-January 12: Cult clashes resulted in 14 deaths in Ikorodu, Lagos.
January 12: A minimum of 5 individuals have been reportedly shot useless in a renewed conflict between the folks of Emede and Igbide clans in Isoko South LGA, Delta.
January 12: Mr. Obiezu, the youthful brother to Imo State Accountant Normal, Valentine Obiezu, was killed after a failed try to kidnap him at his village, Akatta, Oru East LGA.
January 12: The stays of a farmer, Wole Agbola, who was kidnapped, was found within the bush in Aba-Odo, Oyo State a number of kilometres from the place he was kidnapped after his household paid N2million ransom.
January 13: Bandits killed two in Igabi, Kaduna.
January 13: Suspected herders killed two at Iniongwu village in Guma LGA, Benue State.
January 13: Robbers shot and killed Pastor Kelvin Orumor, the Normal Overseer of Kingdom Development Christian Centre, at Edjeba space of Warri, Delta State.
January 14: Bandits killed two farmers at Chikaji Village in Igabi LGA, Kaduna.
January 14: Boko Haram landmines killed 5 troopers in Chibok, Borno.
January 15: Communal violence led to 2 deaths in Ibarapa North, Oyo.
January 15: Bandits killed 5 cops and kidnapped 13 others in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna.
January 16: Bandits killed one in Igabi LGA, three in Chikun LGA, and one in Giwa LGA in Kaduna (5)
January 16: Bandits killed a livestock guard and shot NSCDC officer in Makurdi, Benue
January 16: Communal violence led to 2 deaths in Anambra East, Anambra.
January 16: Deputy Registrar of FUTA, Dr Amos Arijesuyo died from gunshot wounds he sustained after he was attacked by gunmen alongside Ilesa-Akure Freeway whereas returning to Akure from Ibadan.
January 16: Two have been killed and scores injured in a renewed disaster between Umueri and Aguleri communities of Anambra State.
January 17: Kidnappers killed a person, Elliot Ofa and kidnapped three others at Ethiope West LGA, Delta State.
January 17: Bandits killed 10 throughout an assault on Janbako, a neighborhood in Maradun LGA, Zamfara State.
January 17: Bandits killed 5 together with an 80-year-old lady and a village head in separate assaults on two villages of Chikun in addition to travellers in Giwa LGA of Kaduna State.
January 17: 5 riot policemen have been killed in an ambush on the freeway in Kaduna State.
January 17: 24 folks have been killed as bandits and cultists went on rampage in Borno, Benue, Cross River and Niger. A soldier and 5 civilians died in a conflict in Maiduguri. Late Gana’s loyalists attacked a Benue neighborhood and killed three individuals. Bakassi cult conflict claimed 4 lives in Cross River. A Catholic priest was killed by bandits in Niger along with his brother and 17 others kidnapped.
January 17: Seven vigilantes in Mashogu LGA of Niger State have been killed in an ambush by bandits
January 17: Bandits killed 10 together with one soldier, and 5 bandits have been killed in Maradun, Zamfara.
January 17: Gunmen killed two cops and two others in Port Harcourt, Rivers.
January 17: Bandits killed one in Igabi LGA, killed one and kidnapped one in Zaria LGA, and killed two in Giwa LGA in Kaduna (4).
January 17: Two individuals have been gunned down in Ughelli North LGA of Delta State throughout cults conflict at a preferred lodge alongside Warri-Ekuigb Street.
January 18: Gunmen killed a policeman, injured two others and carted away two weapons in Borokiri, Port Harcourt.
January 18: No fewer than 5 individuals have been killed and 7 others have been injured in a renewed hostility over land between Uko Ntenge and Uko Akpan communities in Mbo LGA of Akwa Ibom State.
January 18: Sectarian violence led to seven deaths in Mbo, Akwa Ibom.
January 18: 9 troopers and 5 Boko Haram militants have been killed throughout a conflict in Nasarawa.
January 18: Bandits killed 35 in Maru, Zamfara.
January 18: Bandits killed seven vigilantes in Mashegu, Niger State.
January 19: Gunmen killed a younger man, Ajitwewunmeshe Emmah in Igarra, Akoko-Edo LGA of Edo State.
January 20: Bandits killed two in Chikun LGA, one in Giwa LGA, and one in Igabi LGA in Kaduna (4)
January 21: Bandits killed 13 and kidnapped 11 in Bungudu, Zamfara.
January 21: Yansakai, an outlawed vigilante group, killed two herdsmen in Maradun, Zamfara.
January 21 Bandits killed 4 folks in remoted areas of Giwa, Chikun and Igabi LGAs of Kaduna State
January 23: A communal conflict resulted in 40 deaths in Ohaukwu, Ebonyi.
January 23: Pirates killed one sailor and kidnapped 15 off the coast of Nigeria (estimated at Bonny, Rivers).
January 24: Bandits killed a seven-month pregnant lady, Aisha, alongside the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Street in Chikun LGA of Kaduna State.
January 24: Two individuals have been shot and killed when armed robbed robbed merchants alongside Bazunu Avenue, Warri South LGA of Delta State.
January 24: Two individuals have been killed throughout clashes between cultists at Coker-Aguda LCDA of Lagos.
January 24: Two individuals, a soldier and a policeman, have been killed when gunmen attacked a army checkpoint at Oton, a suburb of Sapele LGA of Delta State.
January 24: 5 folks died and 10 have been kidnapped when gunmen attacked Kaffin-Koro and adjoining villages of Paikoro LGA of Niger State.
January 24: Kidnappers killed and dumped Chairman of Ardo Kola LGA of Taraba State.
January 24: A police officer who reportedly went to arrest a hemp smoker alongside Jos road in Kafanchan, Jema’a Lga of Kaduna State was killed within the course of
January 24: Three individuals have been killed and 15 girls have been kidnapped in an assault by bandits in some communities in Munya and Paikoro LGAs of Niger State.
January 24: Gunmen killed one police officer and one soldier in Sapele, Delta.
January 24: Bandits killed seven in Maradun, Zamfara.
January 25: One soldier and 9 civilians have been killed throughout a conflict between the army and ESN of Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB), in Orlu, Imo.
January 25: Gunmen killed two cops in Karim-Lamido, Taraba.
January 26: Bandits killed three in Zurmi, Zamfara.
January 26: Gunmen killed two policemen in Karim Lamido LGA of Taraba State.
January 26: Gunmen killed two folks, a neighborhood chief in Ugbori, Warri South LGA; and a mason in Orerokpe, Okpe LGA of Delta State.
January 26: Three individuals have been reportedly killed and 4 others have been kidnapped in a renewed conflict between the folks of Usaka Uko in Ikwuano LGA of Abia and Nkari folks of Ini LGA, Akwa Ibom State.
January 27: Robbers killed a motorcyclist round Leventis, Sango space of Ibadan, Oyo State after snatching his bike.
January 27: Bandits killed ten in Faskari, Katsina.
January 27: Cult clashes resulted in 4 deaths in Warri South, Delta.
January 27: 4 individuals have been reportedly shot useless in cult clashes in two Delta communities. One of many deceased was shot in Ekurede Itsekiri neighborhood whereas the opposite three have been killed in Egbokodo close to Ubeji. Each communities are in Warri South LGA, Delta State.
January 28: Bandits attacked Magarya, a neighborhood in Zurmi LGA of Zamfara State, killing three individuals, burning a number of homes and rustling 100 cattle.
January 28: Bandits killed 4 individuals in Igabi and Chikun, Kaduna State.
January 28: Barely 48 hours after President Buhari appointed new service chiefs, bandits went on rampage in Niger, Kaduna and Taraba states killing 5 individuals and kidnapping 83 folks together with 27 marriage ceremony company.
January 28: Bandits kidnapped fifty in Shiroro LGA and killed one and kidnapped six in Lapai LGA in Niger State.
January 28: Two have been killed when gunmen attacked a police station in Ibadan, Oyo.
January 28: Bandits killed one in Igabi LGA, three in Kajuru LGA, and 12 in Giwa LGA in Kaduna (16)
January 28: Bandits killed 11 and kidnapped 5 in Faskari, Katsina.
January 28: Gunmen attacked a police van and killed a policeman at Uratta Junction alongside Aba-Port Harcourt freeway, Abia
January 29: Boko Haram killed two troopers and kidnapped two cops in Dikwa, Borno.
January 29: Bandits attacked a Fulani settlement at Na’ Ikko village in GIWA LGA of Kaduna State, killed 12 individuals and razed many homes.
January 30: Suspected Fulani herdsmen killed one and kidnapped one in Akure North, Ondo
January 30: A 26-year outdated scholar of Delta State Polytechnic, Ochuko Frank, was macheted to demise by cultists in Oghara, Delta State
January 30: Prince Elonuya Dennis Abuda, who was based mostly within the USA was kidnapped and killed by kidnappers after amassing N10milion ransom at Benin Bypass, Edo styate
January 31: One individual was killed and three others have been injured in an orgy of violence that broke out over the chairmanship of Ekogbere neighborhood in Burutu LGA, Delta State.
January 31: Boko Haram killed two cops and one Civilian Joint Job Power (CJTF) member, and kidnapped two cops in Magumeri, Borno.
January 31: Bandits killed one in Zangon-Kataf, Kaduna.
January 31: Bandits killed two and kidnapped two in Giwa, Kaduna.
January 31: Bandits killed 5 in Sabon Birni, Sokoto.
February 1: Hoodlums attacked the home of Seriki Fulani in Egua, Yewa North LGA, Ogun State, Alhaji Adamu Oloru, killing one individual and lots of cows.
February 1: Bandits killed two in Lere LGA and one in Birnin-Gwari LGA in Kaduna (3)
February 1: Gunmen killed one police officer in Isiala Ngwa North, Abia.
February 1: Bandits killed 27 and kidnapped 40 in Shiroro, Niger State.
February 1: Gunmen killed one police officer and kidnapped three Chinese language nationals in Atakumosa West, Osun.
February 1: Bandits killed two individuals in Fatika District, Giwa LGA of Kaduna State.
February 1: bandits killed a person throughout an assault at a recreation centre in Wawan Rafi village zangon-Kataf, Kaduna
February 1: Gunmen killed 4 in Aba, Abia.
February 1: Gunmen burnt a police station and killed an officer in Umuoba neighborhood, Abia
February 1: A person was tied and killed in his workshop at Egbu Street, Owerri, Imo State.
February 1: Herdsmen killed three in Orhionmwon, Edo.
February 2: An OPC member was killed by herders within the bush throughout a seek for a kidnapped farmer at Iju, Akure North LGA, Ondo State
February 2: Bandits killed three individuals in separate attatcks in Lere and Birnin-Gwari LGA of Kaduna State
February 3: Bandits killed two in Bassa, Plateau.
February 3: Bandits killed two in Igabi, Kaduna.
February 3: Gunmen invaded a market in Awo Omama, Oru East LGA, Imo State and killed two individuals and injured many whereas chasing certainly one of their members
February 4: Gunmen killed three at a church in Ihiala, Anambra.
February 4: Gunmen killed 5 in Khana, Rivers.
February 4: Sectarian violence led to 12 deaths in Bassa, Plateau.
February 4: Gunmen killed a younger man travelling on a motorcycle at Nedele, Emohua LGA, Rivers State.
February 4: Bandits killed a person, Yusuf Suleiman 28 days after his marriage ceremony at Abba, Zaria LGA, Kaduna
February 5: Bandits killed six in Birnin-Gwari, Kaduna.
February 5: Two cops and one gunman have been killed throughout an assault on a police station in Obowo, Imo
February 5: Bandits killed two and kidnapped 5 in Zaria, Kaduna.
February 6: Bandits killed 14 in Birnin-Gwari LGA and 5 in Kajuru LGA of Kaduna (19)
February 6: A communal conflict led to 2 deaths in Irepodun, Osun.
February 6: A younger man was killed in Iyara axis of Warri, Delta State
February 6: Gunmen killed one police officer and one civilian in Warri South, Delta
February 6: Former Owerri NBA chairman was macheted to demise by assailants in his workplace in Imo
February 7: Sectarian violence led to 11 deaths in Ajaokuta, Kogi.
February 7:Three individuals have been killed and 5 kidnapped by kidnappers at numerous areas in Peji, Kuje Space of Abuja
February 7: Suspected herders killed a person, Dele Olowoniyi throughout an assault on Oha village, Imeko-Afon LGA, Ogun State
February 7: Hoodlums killed APC ward chairman in Gboko, Benue State
February 7: one individual was killed and three have been significantly injured when rival APC factions in Jigawa clashed in the course of the go to of Governor Dave Umahi of Ebonyi State.
February 7: Hoodlums attacked Obowo Police Division, IMO and killed two policemen whereas attempting to free their detained members
February 7: A conflict between two gangs- Agarawu and Onola boys claimed the lifetime of a younger man recognized as Tiroo in Lagos Island, Lagos
February 7: Gunmen killed a cell police man in NPA Space of Warrior, Delta State
February 7: Two individuals have been killed throughout Erin-Osun and Ilobu communal conflict in Osun
February 7: A suspected member of a felony gang generally known as Shila Boys in Jimeta, Yola North LGA, Adamawa was killed by a mob for robbing and stabbing a woman.
February 8: Herdsmen killed six in Bassa, Plateau.
February 8: Bandits killed 10 in Birnin-Gwari LGA, one in Giwa LGA, seven in Chikun LGA, one in Igabi LGA, and 5 in Kauru LGA in Kaduna (24)
February 9: Bandits killed 23 individuals in Kaduna in diffent assaults in Birnin-Gwari, Chikun, Igabi and kauri LGAs.
February 9: Boko Haram killed three troopers and injured two in Goniri, Geidam, Borno
February 10: Gunmen killed three at a city corridor assembly in Idemili North, Anambra.
February 10: Sectarian violence led to the deaths of two cops in Takum, Taraba.
February 11: Gunmen attacked a cell police checkpoint in Chanchanji village, takum LGA of Taraba, killed a police man and injured 4 others
February 11: Hoodlums stabbed a 98 yr outdated lady, Oyibo Ogidi to demise at Amafor, Ovoko, Igbo-Eze South LGA, Enugu
February 11: Herdsmen killed two farmers at Owode- Ketu neighborhood in Yeea North LGA, Ogun
February 11: Herdsmen killed two in Owo, Ondo.
February 11: Herdsmen killed two in Egbado North, Ogun.
February 11: Gunmen killed three in Oyigbo, Rivers.
February 11: Herders attacked operatives of Amotekun and killed two folks alongside Ute Street, Owo LGA, Ondo. They’d earlier killed a farmer recognized as Lanre, which made locals to ask Amotekun (3)
February 12: Herdsmen killed 4 in Egbado North, Ogun.
February 12: Sectarian violence led to 3 deaths in Akinyele, Oyo.
February 12: Boko Haram killed 4 in Biu, Borno.
February 12: Boko Haram killed three Nigerian troopers in Kukawa, Borno.
February 13: Bandits attacked Baka village, Igabi LGA, Kaduna and killed a father and his son, who resisted being kidnapped.
February 14: Bandits killed three passengers in Yakowa village in Chikun LGA of Kaduna; and kidnapped 18 passengers in Yakila village in Rafi LGA, Niger State
February 14: Herdsmen killed three farmers at Ijugbere village in Owo, Ondo
February 14: A police inspector was killed by gunmen on the premises of a penticostal church alongside Oviri-Ogor Street, Ughelli, Delta State
February 16: The village head of Kusherki in Rafi native authorities space of Niger state, Alhaji Masud Abubakar has been killed together with 10 different villagers by bandits. Not solely that, the bandits additionally kidnapped twenty villagers from completely different communities within the space whereas the spouse of slain conventional ruler was amongst these kidnapped (11 killed)
February 16: Bandits killed eleven in Rafi, Niger State.
February 16: Boko Haram killed 5 cops and two civilians in Bursari, Yobe.
February 16: Suspected Indigenous Folks of Biafra members killed six kids in Idemili North, Anambra.
February 17: Gunmen killed one and kidnapped forty-two at a college in Rafi, Niger State.
February 17: Suspected herdsmen killed seven in Ovia North-East, Edo.
February 17: Gunmen killed one and kidnapped thirty in Shiroro, Niger State.
February 19: Boko Haram killed “many” (estimated at twenty) civilians in Dikwa, Borno (20)
February 19: Gunmen killed one and kidnapped “a number of” (estimated at ten) in Rafi, Niger State.
February 19: Three have been killed throughout protests in Billiri, Gombe.
March 2: Bandits killed ten and kidnapped 100 miners in Maru, Zamfara.
March 6: Boko Haram killed three in Askira/Uba, Borno.
March 7: Three troopers and “some” (estimated at ten) Boko Haram militants have been killed throughout a conflict in Kaga, Borno.
March 7: Bandits kidnapped twenty-five in Sabuwa, Katsina.
March 8: Gunmen killed 4 in Ibarapa, Oyo.
March 9: Vigilantes killed forty bandits in Lavun, Niger State.
March 9: Communal violence resulted in seven deaths in Ohaukwu, Ebonyi.
March 9: Bandits killed one and kidnapped eighteen in Munya, Niger State.
March 10: Bandits killed 13 in Maradun, Zamfara.
March 10: Gangs killed seventeen in Toto, Nassarawa.
March 10: Bandits killed 4 in Igabi LGA, one in Giwa LGA, and two in Chikun LGA in Kaduna (7)
March 11: Financial institution robbers killed 5 in Odo-Otin, Osun.
March 11: Bandits killed one police officer throughout an assault on a police station in Katsina-Ala, Benue.
March 11: The Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) killed fifteen troopers and 4 Civilian Joint Job Power (CJTF) members in Guzamala, Borno.
March 11: Bandits killed “scores” (estimated at forty) in Maradun and Tsafe LGAs in Zamfara (40)
March 22: Two feminine Boko Haram bombers killed themselves unintentionally in Konduga, Borno.
March 23: APC and PDP supporters clashed in Etsako East, Edo. There have been no casualties.
March 26: Robbers launched a coordinated assault on banks in Owo, Ondo, killing two financial institution workers and shedding six of their very own when the police retaliated.
March 27-28: A cult struggle resulted in 4 deaths in Awka North, Anambra.
March 28: Gunmen killed a Peoples Democratic Celebration chieftain and kidnapped his spouse in Tafa, Niger State.
March 28: A cult struggle resulted in three deaths in Ogbadibo, Benue.
March 28: Sectarian violence resulted in eight deaths in Uzu-Uwani, Enugu.
March 28: A cult struggle resulted in three deaths in Osogbo, Osun.
March 29: Herdsmen killed twenty in Ishielu, Ebonyi.
March 29: Gunmen killed three in Ezza South, Ebonyi.
March 29: Sectarian violence resulted in three deaths in Bassa, Plateau.
March 29: Indigenous Folks of Biafra (IPOB) killed 4 cops in Essien-Udim, Akwa Ibom.
March 30: Gunmen killed a Catholic priest and three others in Katsina-Ala, Benue.
March 30: A financial institution theft resulted within the deaths of 1 police officer, one robber, and 4 civilians in Aniocha North, Delta.
March 30: Bandits killed six in Chikun Native Authorities Space (LGA), one in Giwa LGA, and one in Kajuru LGA in Kaduna (8)
March 30: Communal violence led to seven deaths in Ibiono Ibom, Akwa Ibom.
March 30: Communal violence led to 3 deaths in Owan West, Edo.
March 31: Gunmen killed three cops and kidnapped a commissioner at a rally in Aguata, Anambra.
March 31: Boko Haram claimed duty for gunning down a Nigerian Air Power jet with two pilots round Gwoza, Borno; the air power rejected this declare.
April 1: Bandits killed 5 troopers and 9 civilians and kidnapped twenty in Shiroro, Niger State.
April 1: Sectarian violence led to 4 deaths in Ekeremor, Bayelsa.
April 2: Nigerian troopers killed eight Boko Haram militants in Monguno, Borno.
April 2: Bandits killed two in Kokona, Nassarawa.
April 17: Sectarian violence led to eleven deaths in Gwer West, Benue.
April 18: Bandits killed one in Kajuru Native Authorities Space (LGA) and two in Igabi LGA in Kaduna.
April 19: Cops killed three bandits in Kankara, Katsina.
April 19: Two cops and three gunmen have been killed throughout a conflict in Dunukofia, Anambra.
April 19: Bandits killed two in Zurmi, Zamfara.
April 19: Bandits killed ten as cops repelled the assault and killed thirty bandits in Maradun, Zamfara.
April 20: Bandits killed an Amotekun operative in Afijio, Oyo.
April 20: Sectarian violence led to 2 deaths in Ohaukwu, Ebonyi.
April 20: Kidnappers killed one and kidnapped twenty-three from Greenfield College in Chikun, Kaduna; 5 of the kidnapped college students have been later discovered useless.
April 21: Gunmen killed two cops throughout an assault on a police station in Uzo-Uwani, Enugu.
April 21: Sectarian violence led to 2 deaths in Makurdi LGA, two in Agatu LGA, and two in Guma LGA in Benue(6)
April 21: Bandits killed sixty in Gusau LGA, fifteen in Maradun LGA, and fifteen in Bakura LGA in Zamfara (90)
April 23: Nigerian troops killed twenty-one Boko Haram militants who killed eleven civilians throughout an assault on Geidam, Yobe.
April 23: Sectarian violence led to seventeen deaths in Guma, Benue
April 24: Eight folks have been killed in Imo State, together with three safety brokers hooked up to the nation house of Governor Hope Uzodinma in Omuma, Oru East Native Authorities Space of the state.
April 24: 5 girls killed in a stampede on Katsina metropolis in the course of the sharing of N500 Ramadan alms
*Further Data/knowledge courtesy Nigeria Safety Tracker