Posts Tagged ‘Nigerian Soldiers’

26 Nigerian Soldiers Test Positive For COVID-19

By Idowu Maryam The Nigerian Army says 26 of its personnel tested positive for COVID. It was disclosed on Sunday night in a statement signed by Brigadier General Sagir Musa, the Acting Director, Army Public Relations. In the statement, 417 personnel have been tested and 26 results came out positive. The test was conducted following […]

FLASH| Soldiers Protest Over Unpaid 6 Months’ Allowances

About two hundred soldiers who fought in the AU Peace-keeping operation in Guinea Bissau in 2015 say they have been denied six months’ allowances. Some of the affected soldiers of 158 Task Force Battalion situated in Gubio Local Government Area of Borno state told journalists in Yola , Adamawa state, that the failure by military […]

Nigerian Troops Lead Residents Back to Areas Retaken From Boko Haram (PICTURES)

Hundreds of displaced residents were seen making a “triumphant entry” into the once Boko Haram enclave.  

Nigerian Soldiers Accused of Killing Suspects in Adamawa

Soldiers during the week arrested a teacher, Habu Bello, and two other men, Idrisa Dele and Umaru Hammankadi, on suspicion that they were Boko Haram fighters. However, some hours later, the men were found dead, their bodies dumped by the roadside with bullet wounds, according to reports. Villagers in Duhu, Adamawa State, where the incident […]