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Gunmen disguise as patients, abduct resident doctor in Delta

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A resident doctor identified as Dr. Sunny Afore was abducted by unknown gunmen at about 11:30pm on Sunday.

According to reports the abduction took place at Central Hospital in Ojobo Community, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State.

The gunmen were said to have disguised as patients in the hospital and in the process shot sporadically into the air before they abducted their victim who was on duty, DAILY POST reports.

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It was also learnt that the gunmen went away with the medical doctor through the rivers.

All through the night, nothing has been heard of the medical doctor, as the gunmen are yet to establish any contacts with his family, as well as leaders of the community.

The incident has caused serious tension amongst indigenes and residents of the Community.

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When Contacted, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Hafiz Inuwa confirmed the report in a telephone chat with our correspondent in Warri on Monday.

CP Inuwa said, “I just spoke with the DPO in that area. It is not in Bomadi but Burutu.

“They said the gunmen disguised as patients inside the hospital, abducted the doctor and went away with him through the river. The DPO said he is on his way to that place and from his office to that area is about three hours. We will do all we can to rescue the doctor.”

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Three men carrying ‘sacrifice’ forced to eat it by residents (Photos)

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Three men suspected to be diabolical have been caught in Ikorodu area of Lagos state on Sunday carrying a sacrifice.

The trio were beaten to stupor and forced to eat up their sacrifice.

It was gathered that the men were caught trying to drop the sacrifice at a T-Junction.

Facebook user, Balogun Olamilekan shared the photos and wrote:

“Guys was nabbed yesterday afternoon at Orita in Igbo Agbowa In Ikorodu by the people of the community trying to put sacrifice on the T-Junction, they were beaten to stupor and asked to eat up their sacrifice.”

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Five dead, two injured in Enugu road accident – FRSC

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A fatal accident on the Nsukka-Obollo road in Enugu State has left at least five people dead, with two others seriously injured.

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Sector Commander in the state, Mr Ogbonnaya Kalu said the accident occurred on Friday, July 10, at Kpokpo junction, by Micho Link Filling Station.

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He said there were two injured people at the scene and FRSC officials took them to the hospital.

He added that the accident was caused by wrong overtaking by a green Toyota Sienna. He said the wrong overtaking led to a head-on collision with a truck loaded with fertiliser.

All five occupants of the Toyota Sienna died.

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The driver of the truck and his conductor were the two injured people who were taken to the hospital.

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Man gets electrocuted while working on electric pole (Video)

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Tension and sadness was the order of the day at the Ilasamaja area of Lagos state this morning after an electrician got electrocuted.

Local reports show that the yet-to-be-identified electrician was electrocuted in Agiri Bus stop, Ilasamaja, Lagos.

According to a source:

“He had climbed the pole to help change the wire connected to a house, when power supply was restored and he got electrocuted.

“He was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.”

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