Nigerian Army graduates 1,151 special forces
The Nigerian Army has graduated 1,151 special forces comprising of nine officers and 1,142 soldiers from its School of Infantry (NASI) Jaji, Kaduna State, to combat insurgency and banditry.
Banditry: Troops sustain onslaught, many bandits surrender in Katsina, Zamfara – DHQ
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operations Accord and Hadarin Daji have continued to annihilate bandits in Katsina and Zamfara forcing many of them to surrender. The Co-ordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Abuja. Enenche said the troops have continued to conduct intensive clearance operations…
Umahi directs army, police to ‘take over’ two warring Ebonyi communities
Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has directed the Nigerian Army and Police to take over Isinkwo-Ukawu and Abaomege communities of Onicha Local Government Area of the state and immediately restore law and order in both communities.
Nigerian troops sustain massive assault on terrorists in NorthEast – DHQ
The Nigerian military has sustained massive assault against Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in continuation of its operations across the Northeast, Defence Headquarters has said.
Your nepotism pushing Nigeria to the brink, Umar warns Buhari
Abubakar Dangiwa Umar is not a stranger to stirring up a hornet’s nest. He has walked this path for most of his adult life. The cost has been huge.
Troops neutralise terrorists, rescue 241 in Borno
The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have neutralised several terrorists in clearance operations across the theatres of operation in Borno, the Defence Headquarters says.
Group bemoans rights abuse in Plateau
A civil society organisation, Global Peace and Life Rescue Initiative (GOPRI) has condemned the excesses of law enforcement agents, particularly men of the Operation Safe Haven...
Police deny alleged clash with soldiers in Ebonyi
The Police Command in Ebonyi has denied alleged media reports of a clash between policemen and soldiers on Thursday in Abakaliki.