Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Military and Defence’

BREAKING| Islamic State attacks Nigeria Military base in Kareto, killing commander

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 14, 2019
Media reported the lieutenant colonel commanding 158 Task Force Battalion was killed in the attack Islamic State claimed fighters from its West Africa Province affiliate attacked a military base in the northern Borno state town of Kareto, while media reports said the battalion’s commanding officer was killed. ISIS in a Thursday, June 13 statement said […]

Metele Attack: SERAP Calls On Buahri To Investigate Military Spending

by Doyin Ojosipeon November 28, 2018
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has advised President Mohammadu Buhari to urgently set up a Commission of inquiry to probe the spending of defence and military budgets between 1999 and 2018. SERAP gave the charge in an open letter to the President dated 23rd of November and signed by its Senior Legal Adviser, […]