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ISWAP claim killing Nigerian Army general, 16 Soldiers in Borno

Militants from the Islamic State-backed faction of Boko Haram, the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) says 17 Nigerian soldiers including a Brigiader-General were killed during an attack on Askira, Askira Uba Local Government Area of Borno State. ISWAP fighters on Saturday engaged Nigerian troops at a military base in the

Nigerian Soldiers Fighting Boko Haram Exhausted, Overstay in Battlefield…- Lawmaker

•...Due to inadequate personnel •Calls for more recruitment Godsgift Onyedinefu Hon. Abdulrazak Namdas, Chairman, House Committee on Army, has said soldiers fighting Boko Haram in the Northeast stay longer than they should in the warfront because the Nigerian military do not have adequate personnel. This comes as soldiers in the warfront have repeatedly

Over 30 Nigerian Soldiers Killed in Boko Haram Attack – Sources

Boko Haram terrorists overrun an army base in northeastern Nigeria, killing more than 30 soldiers before pulling back in the face of air strikes, sources said. The attackers were believed to belong to the regional offshoot of Islamic State. They hit the base in Mainok town in northeast Borno state on

Over 100 Nigerian Soldiers Reportedly Abscond After Boko Haram Attacks on Marte, Dikwa

•The Nigerian Army has declared 12 officers and 86 soldiers missing in the wake of last week’s Boko Haram attacks on Marte and Dikwa... By Idowu Isamotu (Abuja), Ahmed Mohammed & Hassan Ibrahim (Bauchi) The Nigerian Army has declared 12 officers and 86 soldiers missing in the wake of last week’s Boko

‘Armed Bandits’ Kill 15 Nigerian Soldiers, Three Officers in Deadly Ambush in Katsina State

•28 others Wounded In Action  Senator Iroegbu The Jihadists and terrorists operating under the codename of 'armed bandits' terrorising the North West and North Central regions of Nigeria, have reportedly killed three officers and 15 soldiers of the Nigerian Army in a deadly ambush in Katsina State. This is coming barely 24