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9 Nov 2017
Troops of 28 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole yesterday said it had killed two female suicide bombers while a soldier lost his life when they engaged Boko Haram terrorists in Gulak, Madagali Local Council of Adamawa State.
7 Nov 2017
Supected members of the Boko Haram sect yesterday night attacked Bakin Dutse village as they advanced to Gulak administrative headquarters of Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.
29 Oct 2017
A source at the 223 Light Tank Battalion of the Nigerian Army, Gusau, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that one soldier was wounded and two operational vehicles were burnt by the hoodlums.
15 Oct 2017
Various Yoruba groups have rejected plans by Federal Government to deploy military operation tagged “Crocodile smile 11” in the South West, describing it as a ploy to “silence and intimidate their leaders’ clamouring for restructuring of Nigeria.”
14 Oct 2017
A statement signed by Director, Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen. Sani Usman in Abuja yesterday said the terrorists on sighting the troops, withdrew their attacks as the troops overpowered them with a heavy fire.
12 Oct 2017
A statement by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brig. Gen Sani Usman in Abuja, said the troops used their firepower and act of bravery to deal a decisive blow to the terrorists.
26 Sep 2017
The nine-man presidential panel of investigation set up to review compliance of the military with human rights obligations has condemned the failure of Amnesty International to appear before it.
25 Sep 2017
Troops of 1 Division of the Nigerian Army and operatives of the Department of State Service (DSS) have arrested two suspected illegal arms dealers along Funtua-Gusau road in Zamfara on Sunday.
24 Sep 2017
Given its very poor human rights record, the latest being the widespread abuse of civilians in the South East, stakeholders have taken umbrage at the military action planned for other parts of the country.
10 Sep 2017
Troops of Defence Company, 27 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, Operation Lafiya Dole, said it rescued six abducted herdsmen from suspected Boko Haram terrorists at Kamuya, Yobe State, killing two of the terrorists.
7 Sep 2017
A statement signed by Director of Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman in Abuja yesterday, said the video clip was aimed at instilling unnecessary fears in law-abiding citizen.
5 Sep 2017
A major resurgence in Boko Haram attacks and suicide bombings in Cameroon and Nigeria has left at least 381 civilians dead in the five months since the start of April 2017...


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