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Nigerian Troops foil terrorist’s plot in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The troops of operation Lafiya Dole have repelled terrorists along Maiduguri, Konduga, Bama axis in Borno state. The terrorists had dug a big hole in the middle of the road with the intention to plant an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and frustrate smooth movement of troops, logistics and other road

Nigerian troops destroys Bandits’ camp, kill 8

No fewer than eight bandits have been killed and 17 other collaborators arrested by troops of Operation HARBIN KUNAMA III under the 8 Division Nigerian Army, Sokoto. The General Officer Commanding, GOC, the Division, Maj.-Gen. Hakeem Otiki, told the newsmen in Sokoto on Saturday that those apprehended were bandits’ informants and

DHQ condemns ill-treatment of arrested suspects by troops

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has strongly condemned a video footage trending on social media, showing Nigerian troops maltreating some suspected armed bandits and kidnappers who were arrested along Road Abuja - Kaduna during a recent operation. The DHQ in a statement by the Director, Defence Information, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu

Nigerian troops rescue three kidnap victims in Benue

•Destroy bandits enclave, arrest one in Nasarawa Senator Iroegbu  The Nigerian troops of Operation Whirl Stroke  deployed to counter banditary activities in North Central Nigeria have rescued  three kidnapped victims in a building located at Gana’s family compound at Gbise in Katsina Ala Local Government Area of Benue State.  This was disclosed in

Nigerian Troops ambush bandits, kill 6, arrests 18 in Zamfara villages

Godsgift Onyedinefu Nigerian Army says it's Troops on Operation HABIN KUNAMA III, have killed six bandits and arrested eighteen suspected informants and errand men to the bandits in an ambush in Zamfara state. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sagir Musa who confirmed this in a statement on Monday, said the

Nigerian Troops foil violent ethnic clash along Benue – Taraba Border

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE have averted a violent ethnic clash between Tivs and Jukuns along Benue-Taraba border. The Director, Defence Information, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday said the troops deployed in Zaki Biam in Ukum Local Government Area of

Nigerian Troops destroy armed militia camp, kill bandit in Benue

Godsgift Onyedinefu and Nosa Enobhayisobo Nigerian troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE deployed to conduct anti banditry operations in Benue, Taraba and Nasarawa have killed a bandit and recovered weapons in Benue state. The Acting Director Deference Information, Defence Headquarters Col. Onyema Nwachukwu co formed this in a statement on Saturday. Onyema

Nigerian troops halt fresh Boko Haram attack in Damaturu

•Recovers large cache of arms Jude Johnson The troops of sector two, Operation Lafiya Dole has foiled an attempted attack in Damaturu, Yobe State by Boko Haram Terrorists on Tuesday evening. The Acting Assistant Director Army Public Relations, Sector 2, Operation Lafiya Dole, Lieutenant Njoka Irabor in a statement on Wednesday, said