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Gunmen attack teacher

By: Gail T. Momblan POLICE are still pursuing the gunmen behind the shooting of a grade school teacher in Passi City, Iloilo over the weekend. At around 9 p.m. of August 24, 2018, two suspects on board a motorcycle shot Nicanor Labo, 47, of Barangay Aglalana, Passi City. Labo is the administrator of Madison Grade School […] The post Gunmen attack teacher appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianAug 28th, 2018

Jihadists sentenced to life for deadly 2015 Tunisia attacks

TUNIS, Tunisia – A Tunisian court has sentenced 7 jihadists to life in prison over attacks at a museum and on a beach in 2015 that left dozens of tourists dead, prosecutors said Saturday, February 9. (READ:  17 tourists killed as gunmen attack Tunisia museum ) Two separate trials were held over the closely linked attacks which occurred ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2019

Gov’t employee shot dead in Bohol

  TAGBILARAN CITY, Philippines - A government employee was shot dead by still unidentified motorcycle-riding gunmen in front of a storehere on Sunday afternoon. Police identified the victim as Jun Peter Bernaldez, a resident of Barangay Centro Cahayag. Police said that at past 5 p.m. on Sunday, Bernaldez, a casual employee of the municipal government of Tubigon, was in the neighborhood store along the national highway in Barangay Centro Cahayag when he was gunned down by the masked assailants, who sped off after the attack. Eight spent shells fired from a .45 caliber pistol were recovered from the crime scene. Further investigation in ongoing. /gsg    ...Keep on reading: Gov’t employee shot dead in Bohol.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 28th, 2019

Kenyan president says Nairobi attack over as terrorists killed

NAIROBI, Kenya – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Wednesday, January 16, that gunmen who stormed an upmarket hotel complex, killing 14 people, had been "eliminated" after an almost 20-hour siege in which hundreds of civilians were rescued. The attack was claimed by the Al-Qaeda-linked Somali group Al-Shabaab , which has ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Sultan Kudarat firm loses construction equipment in arson attack

Gunmen set on fire some P30 million worth of road-building equipment of a construction firm in Kalamansig town Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 9th, 2019

13 dead in Burkina Faso after suspected jihadist attack

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – Thirteen people died when suspected jihadists attacked a village in central-northern Burkina Faso, triggering a deadly bout of ethnic violence, local sources and a security official said on Wednesday, January 2. Gunmen on motorbikes attacked the village of Yirgou in Barsalogo district on Tuesday morning, January 1, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2019

Riding-in-tandem gunmen kill radio announcer in Negros Oriental

MANILA, Philippines – Motorcycle-riding gunmen killed a radio announcer in La Libertad town in Negros Oriental early Friday morning, December 28. The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) alerted the media on the attack on radio announcer Gabriel "Kumander Aguila" Alburo. Alburo, 50, was on a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 28th, 2018

Gunmen kill 17 in Nigeria assault | The Manila Times Online

KANO, Nigeria: Gunmen at the weekend killed 17 people in the latest attack on villages in northern Nigerias Zamfara state, witnesses and police said Monday (Tuesday in Manila). The assaultREAD The pos.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsDec 26th, 2018

Bacolod City councilor and his wife survive ambush

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines (UPDATED) – A city councilor here and his wife survived an attack by unknown gunmen Friday evening, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

Gunmen attack Indon boat off Sabah 

ZAMBOANGA CITY – An Indonesian tugboat crew member was wounded after gunmen attacked their vessel off Sabah despite a tight […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Four killed as gunmen attack Chinese consulate in Karachi

KARACHI, Pakistan (UPDATED) – Four people were killed on Friday, November 23,  when gunmen armed with hand grenades and a suicide vest stormed the Chinese consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi, officials said, with the attack claimed by a separatist group which branded Beijing "an oppressor". Pakistani authorities said ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

9 years on, victims’ kin decry lack of justice in Ampatuan slay case

AMPATUAN, Maguindanao (MindaNews / 23 Nov) – Exactly nine years ago today, the worst election-related violence in the Philippines and the single deadliest attack against media workers anywhere else stunned and made headlines around the world. Fifty-eight people, including 32 media workers, were mangled, some beyond recognition, by the powerful firearms of gunmen who tried […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

La Union vice mayor killed, mayor survives ambush

Gunmen attacked and killed the vice mayor of Balaoan town in La Union as he proceeded to the municipal hall at 8:20 a.m. on Wednesday to attend this week's regular session. Vice Mayor Alfred Concepcion died from multiple gunshot wounds, but his daughter, incumbent Mayor Aleli Concepcion, who was in the same vehicle, was unharmed, police said. One of their bodyguards identified as Mike Ulep was killed in the attack. The father and daughter tandem is seeking reelection in the 2019 midterm polls. /cbb...Keep on reading: La Union vice mayor killed, mayor survives ambush.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Militants kill seven Christians returning from baptism in Egypt | News

Gunmen killed at least seven Christians who were returning from baptising a child at a Coptic monastery in Egypt on Friday, officials said - the most serious attack on the minority in more than a year.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 4th, 2018

Militants kill seven Christians returning from baptism in Egypt

Gunmen killed at least seven Christians who were returning from baptising a child at a Coptic monastery in Egypt on Friday, officials said – the most serious attack on the minority in more than a year. Source link link: Militants kill seven Christians returning from baptism in Egypt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

Gunmen kill Isabela cop

BASILAN – Motorcycle gunmen shot dead a police officer in a daring broad daylight attack Tuesday in Isabela City in […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Pangasinan councilor survives gun attack

DAGUPAN CITY - A councilor of Sto. Tomas town in Pangasinan province survived a gun attackon Thursdaymorning, police said. Two motorcycle-riding men attacked Ely Arciaga Ramos, 64, in front of his house in Barangay Poblacion East, according to police investigator SPO1 Jerwin Cabreros. Ramos has expressed his intent to run for mayor in the 2019 midterm polls. Ramos came from his farm and had just alighted from his motorcycle when the backrider of the second motorcycle shot him. The bullets grazed his left torso and right hand, enabling Ramos to scamper towards his house, Cabreros said. The gunmen sped off. The police found two empty shells and a slug fired from a caliber .4...Keep on reading: Pangasinan councilor survives gun attack.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

Philippine mayor shot dead in SUV

Gunmen have killed yet another town mayor in northern Philippines in the latest brazen attack on local officials. Mayor Alexander Buquing, his driver and a police officer were shot and killed Monda.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Abu Sayyaf gunmen release teacher abducted in Sulu

The victim was abducted Saturday afternoon in Barangay Latih in Patikul near Jolo, capital town of Sulu province......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

Abu Sayyaf gunmen release teacher abducted in Sulu

The victim was abducted Saturday afternoon in Barangay Latih in Patikul near Jolo, capital town of Sulu province. Source link link: Abu Sayyaf gunmen release teacher abducted in Sulu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018

Abu Sayyaf gunmen allegedly abduct teacher in Sulu

Authorities have launched an extensive search for a public school teacher reportedly abducted on Saturday in Jolo, Sulu by Abu Sayyaf bandits......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 25th, 2018