Group deplores deployment of soldiers to South East on Operation Crocodile Smile VI
A South East-based group, the Coalition of South-East Youth Leaders (COSEYL), has faulted the recent deployment of a special squad of soldiers to the South-East on a mission
Soldiers didn’t kill 4 persons, dump bodies inside pond in Jos – DHQ
The Defence Headquarters has denied media reports that four persons were killed by soldiers and their bodies dumped in a pond in Jos during clampdown on looters of private properties in the state. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, in a statement on Saturday described such reports as malicious and mischievous. Enenche explained…
Killing of policemen in Taraba: Fears, assurances as Malami takes over trial, drops military suspects
Until August 6, 2019, it would have been difficult to imagine that Nigerian soldiers could aim at a moving vehicle, kill three police officers and two civilians guarding a kidnap kingpin
Twenty-six killed in central Mali
Twenty-six people were killed in an attack on a village in central Mali, officials said Saturday, in the latest violence to hit the West African nation.
Two fake soldiers nabbed for allegedly killing police sergeant in Lagos
Police operatives in Lagos State have arrested two fake soldiers, Kehinde Elijah, 45, and Eze Joseph, in connection with the killing of a police sergeant, Onalaja Onajide.
Don’t blame COVID-19, Nigeria goofed as an economy, says Utomi
Professor of Political Economy and Founder of the Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), Pat Utomi, in this interview with MARCEL MBAMALU and KABIRAT AZEEZ, Calls for political discipline
Troops eliminated 100 insurgents, lost 29 soldiers, military clarifies
The Nigerian military said over 100 Boko Haram terrorists were neutralised at a clearance operation in Gorgi, not 500 or 200, as given, respectively
‘Military officer should stay away from politics and stand firm as professional soldiers’
Captain Yusuf Abdulmaliq, one of the few 11 Native Authority Police enlisted into the Nigerian Army in 1966, actively took part in the civil war alongside several military officers