Col. Sani Usman
Panic In Abuja over reported presence of suspected suicide bombers in Nyanya
Panic gripped residents of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) yesterday when a message about the purported arrest of some suspected suicide bombers by soldiers at Nyanya went viral.
Army denies killing150 pro-Biafra protesters
The Nigerian Army has denied engaging in a mass killing of pro-Biafra protesters, describing an Amnesty International report which stated otherwise as 'unfounded' and 'unfortunate'.
Troops nab Boko Haram drugs, fuel suppliers
In a statement on Sunday, the Army Spokesman, Col.. Sani Usman, named the drugs’ supplier as Kadiri Umate, 35 and the fuel supplier as Fantoma Lasani.
Troops avert another suicide bombing in Gwoza
Troops have foiled an attempt by three female suicide bombers to attack a military location at Gwoza in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno on Thursday.
Military hunts for three over details on Chibok girls’ location
Three persons have been declared wanted by the military for alleged links with Boko Haram and for concealing information on the whereabouts of schoolgirls abducted by the sect two years ago.
Troops kill suspected cattle rustler in Katsina
Troops of 35 Battalion, 1 Brigade Nigerian Army, on Friday, killed a suspected cattle rustler and armed bandit on Tsambe-Fafare road, Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State.
Arrested Boko Haram member leads troops to buried mines, IEDs
But for the revelation of a suspected Boko Haram member, Nigerian soldiers would have run into mines and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) laid on their pathway used by the insurgents in Borno State.
IS terrorists name al-Barnawi as new leader of Boko Haram
The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group has announced the emergence of Abu Musab al-Barnawi, who was previously the spokesman of the Boko Haram insurgents, as the new leader of its deadly Nigerian affiliate.