Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Army’

Nigerian Military Foils Bandits Plan to Abduct 39 Islamiyya Girls

By Adejumo Enock Military troop with the Police and Vigilante Group deployed in Dandume Local Government Area of Katsina State foiled an attempt to abduct 39 Islamiyya girls by suspected bandits. Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji also recovered eight rustle cattle from the bandits. He added that the victims have been reunited with their families […]

Kankara: Military Flauts Gov. Massari, Insists It Rescued School Boys

By Onwuka Gerald The defence headquarters has contradicted the report of Zamfara Governor, Bello Matawalle who said Miyetti Allah helped with release of the schoolboys According to them, the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji successfully rescued all 344 abducted students of Government Science Secondary School Kankara, Katsina state. Recall that earlier today, Gov Matawalle and […]

Maj. Gen Irefin Dies of COVID-19 Complications

By Adejumo Enock Major. General Joshua Olu Irefin of the 6 division NIgerian Army, Bori Camp, Port Harcourt has died of coronavirus-related complications. Irefin who took over the command from Maj. Gen. Felix Agugo in July,2020 died in Abuja after testing positive for Covid-19. A senior military officer who pleaded anonymous confirmed the death in […]

Nigerian Army Dismisses Claim From Boko Haram That Farmers Were Killed For Giving Out Information

By Idowu Maryam The Defence Headquarters has described as false and a tool for propaganda, the claim by Boko Haram terrorists that the 43 rice farmers in Borno state were killed in retaliation for the arrest of their members and as a punishment for giving out information on the whereabout to security agencies. The Coordinator, […]

Nigerian Army Repels Attack On Kaduna Community

By Idowu Maryam The Nigerian Army has repelled an attack over the weekend by some bandits in Sabon Birni community in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State. According to the Kaduna State Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan, the counter attack was triggered based on credible information obtained from the […]

Investigation And Time Stamps On Video Prove The Nigerian Army Were At Lekki Toll Gate — @ose_anenih

Popular Political Commentator, Ose Anenih has said that investigation and time stamps on a video circulating social media prove that the Nigerian Army were at the Lekki Toll Gate on Tuesday, in spite the Army’s classification of the reports as fake. It would be recalled that on Tuesday, a number of people were shot dead […]