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Nigerian troops kill IPOB/ESN gunmen in Abmbra, recover arms

The Nigerian Army says its troops of 82 Division conducting Exercise Golden Dawn have killed four gunmen of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra/ Eastern Security Network (IPOB/ESN) in a fierce encounter in Anambra state. The Army said the encounter occurred at Nnobi Junction,  Idemili South Local Government Area on Friday

Two soldiers killed as troops repel ESN attack in Enugu

The Nigerian Army says its troops deployed to checkmate the activities of gunmen at Adani community of Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu on Tuesday repelled Eastern Security Network (ESN) gun attack on  troops' location at Iggah/Asaba checkpoint. The Army however informed that two soldiers paid the supreme price during the

Nigerian troops kill 7 IPOB members in Rivers, arrests 5 suspects

Nigerian troops have killed seven members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/ Eastern Security Network (ESN) members and arrested five others in a gun battle ij Porthacourt,  Rivers state. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director, Army Public Relations, Brigadier General, Mohammed Yerima on Saturday. According to the statement,

Uzodinma Will Pay Dearly for Killing ESN Commander’, IPOB Vows

Godsgift Onyedinefu The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has confirmed the killing of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) unit commander, and vowed that Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma will "pay dearly." Police operatives and their counterparts from the Nigerian Army and Department of State Services earlier killed the commander known

Why Insecurity is Deteriorating in the South East

By Ikechukwu Amaechi What causes heightened insecurity in the South East? This was the poser five governors and heads of the security agencies in the region raised when they met on Sunday, April 11, 2021 in Owerri during the first South East Security Summit. Many people are asking their own question: Don’t