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    Chibok Girls: Army assures remaining victims will be released

    The Nigerian Army, on Wednesday, vowed to ensure the rescue of all the remaining girls still held in Boko Haram captivity. Addressing a rally organized by Africa Arise for Change Network in conjunction with FCT Market Women Association to mark the release of the Chibok girls in Abuja, Lt Col Adamu Usman, on behalf of

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    Boko Haram Kills Nine Soldiers In Chad – Army

    Boko Haram militants have killed nine Chadian soldiers in an attack on a military camp on Friday in the north of the Central African country close to the Nigerian border, an army spokesman said on Saturday. “On our side, there are nine dead and 28 wounded,” Colonel Azem Bermandoua told Reuters, adding that 28 militants

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    Current insurgency requires new intelligence policy – Olonisakin

    Chief of Defence Staff, General Gabriel Olonisakin, said, yesterday, that the tempo of ongoing insurgency in the country requires new intelligence policy. To this end, he tasked the Institute for Security Studies, ISS, to chart a new intelligence policy to meet up with the current realities. Olonisakin spoke when he hosted participants of the Executive

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    UPDATE: 52 dead, 120 injured after Nigerian jet accidentally bombed IDP camp

    The MSF, otherwise known as Doctors Without Borders, has said that at least 52 people were killed after a Nigerian fighter jet accidentally dropped a bomb on an internally displaced persons, IDP, camp. The international organisation, whose officials were present at the Rann camp in Borno State when the incident occurred, said another 102 people

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    Army captain, lieutenant die in Borno explosion

    An Improvised Explosive Device, planted by Boko Haram terrorists, went off on Thursday around Golgore River in the Damboa Local Governemnt Area of Borno State, killing an army captain and a lieutenant. One of our correspondents gathered that the two deceased officers, whose names had yet to be revealed as of press time, were reportedly

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  • PHOTOS: See the new Defence Special Force to face Boko Haram, others

    The Regiment Training Centre (RTC) has graduated 4 batches of trainees comprising 209 students who successfully completed different regiment training organised by the Centre in collaboration with the British Military Advisory Training Team (BMATT). The new Defence Special Force Air force chief decorating a member of the new Defence Special Force The new Defence Special

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  • Nigerian troops arrest notorious militant ‘General Eagle’

    A suspected notorious militant identified as “General Eagle”, has been arrested by the troops of Joint Task Force (JTF), Operation Delta Safe (ODS). The kingpin, who was arrested by troops of ODS after months of being on the wanted list of security agencies in the Niger Delta region, was said to be the leader of

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    Confusion as soldiers refuse to enter Sambisa forest

    Confusion and breakdown of order and discipline at the 21 Brigade of the Nigerian Army with soldiers deployed to flushed out Boko Haram from the dreaded Sambisa Forest in Borno State turning against their officers and firing gunshots in all directions. “The troops complained of mistreatment and then began to shoot indiscriminately, threatening to kill

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    Nigerian Army bans sale of illicit drugs, seals shops at Mammy Market

    The Nigerian Army has announced the immediate ban on the sale of illicit drugs and other illegal substances at the Mammy Market at the Giginya Barracks in Sokoto. The ban was announced in a statement by Umar Shuaib, Assistant Director, Army Public Relations on Saturday. The statement said the action followed a directive by the

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    Army promotes Obasanjo’s son, spokesman and 225 others (SEE full list)

    The Nigerian Army Council has approved the promotion of no fewer than 227 officers. Among those promoted are Adeboye Obasanjo, son of ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo, and its spokesman, Sani Usman, Premium Times reports. Details of a memo, dated December 9, 2016, showed that the promotion will take effect from as far back as March 2014

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