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Nigerian Troops Lose Soldier, kill 42 Fleeing Bandits in Niger

The Nigerian troops, comprising military and mobile police forces, have eliminated 42 armed bandits at Alawa Community in Shiroro axis of Niger State. It was gathered that the joint security operatives laid an ambush for the bandits, who were fleeing the ongoing military operations in neighbouring Zamfara State. A source involved in

Nigerian troops kill 42 bandits, terrorists

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Military on Thursday said its troops conducting  operations in the northern Nigeria have killed no fewer than 42 bandits and Boko Haram Terrorists, while 105 kidnap victims have been rescued from criminal groups. Benard Onyeuko (Brigadier-General), acting director, Defence Media Operations (DMO) said these in Abuja while giving

Nigerian troops killed 50 ISWAP terrorists in Borno, says Army

The Nigerian Army says the troops of Operation Hadin Kai, have on Wednesday, inflicted heavy casualty on Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists. The army also claims that more than 50 of the terrorists died in the encounter in Damboa, Borno. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Mohammed Yerima, in a

Nigerian troops kill three gun runners in Sokoto

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army says its troops operating around Sabo Birni border town of Sokoto State have killed three gunrunners and recovered weapons. According to statement on Wednesday  by Mohammed Yerima,  the atmy spokesperson, the operation which occoured 1 June 2021, was made possible following a credible information of gunrunners

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,

Nigerian Troops Kill 40 Terrorists in Borno, Police Neutralise 30 Bandits in Zamfara

•Many other members of Boko Haram terror group wounded in clashes yet managed to run away •Police ask residents to support security operatives Jude Johnson Nigerian troops eliminated at least 40 Boko Haram terrorists Monday in clashes in the country’s northeast, local media reported.  A security source said on condition of anonymity due