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    Soldiers Allegedly Kill Mother, Six Months Baby, Two Others in Bayelsa Raid – Thisdaylive

    The alleged killing of four persons, including a mother and her six-month old baby in Oluasiri, Nembe local council of Bayelsa State, has sparked anger among Ijaw youths. THISDAY gathered that soldiers attached to the Joint … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More...
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    10 Killed As Soldiers Battle Horse-Riding Boko Haram Fighters – Sahara Reporters

    The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it killed 10 Boko Haram insurgents during an operation at Ngelkona in Ngala Local Government area of Borno State. Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, disclosed this in a statement released...... Read...
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    Ekiti 2018: Army, Police Can’t Rescue Fayemi from Defeat, Say Fayose, Wike – Thisdaylive

    The governors of Ekiti and River States, Ayodele Fayose and Nyesom Wike respectively, yesterday said the deployment of soldiers and police won’t save the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    15 killed as soldiers engage in fierce battle with Boko Haram terrorists (photos) – Laila's Blog

    The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it killed 15 Boko Haram terrorists and rescued 49 people in separate encounters between............... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Buratai opens military base in Birnin-Gwari – Premium Times Nigeria

    Tukur Buratai, the Chief of Army Staff, flagged-off a two Battalion Forward Operation Base (FOB) at the troubled Birnin-Gwari area of Kaduna State, Nigeria on Monday. The FOB was tagged Operation ‘Idon Raini’ at Kanfanin Doka village, the proposed site. Addressing the soldiers, Mr Buratai …...
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    Fate Of Nurse And Two Midwives Abducted In Rann Attack Remain Uncertain - Saharareporters

    On Thursday, 1st March, 2018, the Islamic State affiliate in West Africa (ISWAP), also known as Boko Haram attacked and overran a heavily guarded military facility in the small town of Rann in Northern Borno state. The invading forces wreaked remarkable havoc, with scores of casualties on...
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    Soldiers torture asthmatic patient, brother in Lagos – Punch Newspapers

    Samson Folarin Some soldiers, who were reportedly acting on the orders of a Lagos landlord, on Saturday allegedly tortured an asthmatic patient on Lekki Palm City Estate, Ajah, Lagos State. PUNCH Metro learnt that the soldiers, who were five in number, stormed the estate with the landlord and...
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    Panic in Borno as Nigerian soldiers repel Boko Haram’s daring incursion – News

    The Nigerian Army continues to have the upper hand over insurgents in the northeast. Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have in the late hours of Thursday, April 26, successfully repelled Boko Haram terrorist incursion........ Read more via Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷ Read Naija news...
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    Metro Tension in Ondo as soldiers, police officers clash – Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷...

    Some soldiers clashed with police officers in Ondo – The incident occurred on Tuesday, December 12, at the Ilesa Motor Park in Akure – The clashed occurred after soldiers prevent the police officers from arresting a suspect Some soldiers and … via Nigeria News today & Breaking news ▷ Read...
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    Metro Boko Haram Suffers Heavy Defeat in Surprise Attack on Nigerian Soldiers

    Over fifteen Boko Haram terrorists have been killed after the sect launched a surprise attack on Rann,a small community in Borno State on Friday. The terrorists attacked a contingent of soldiers from 3 Battalion and 112 Task Force Battalion stationed in the area at dawn, and engaged soldiers...
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    Metro Tension as Soldiers, Custom Officers Clash in Lagos

    There was tension at the Nigerian Army Shopping Arena, Bolade, in the Oshodi area of Lagos State on Thursday as some officers of the Nigeria Customs Service clashed with soldiers in the market. Punch gathered that trouble started when the customs officers traced six missing containers...
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    Metro Niger: Villagers Mistake Nigerian Soldiers for Herdsmen, Open Fire on Them

    Five people have been reported dead and two others injured from a gun fight between Nigerian soldiers and residents of Kpaidna village, Bosso LGA in Niger State on Thursday. “We received a distress call at around 1am that armed Fulani herdsmen have invaded their village," spokesman of the Niger...
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    Metro Pandemonium as Nigerian Soldiers Attack Rivers Community, Burn Houses Down

    The residents of Ihuaje community in Ahoada East LGA of Rivers state have abandoned their homes following the continued invasion of men of the Nigerian Army over a missing gun, The Nation reports. The soldiers, who were attached to a construction company, have burnt down over 10 houses in the...
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    Metro Fulani Herdsmen Attack Soldiers, Kidnap Policeman in Agatu [DailyPost]

    Fulani herdsmen have reportedly kidnapped a police man after engaging a joint team of the Nigerian Army and Mobile Police Force personnel in Agatu, Benue state in a gun duel. According to Dailypost, a policeman, Corporal Ebiakpo Akparakazi was also reported missing during the attack. The Benue...
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    Metro Nigerian Soldiers Confiscate Newspapers Bearing Biafra Reports In Aba [TheNation]

    Nigerian soldiers believed to have come from 144 Battalion, which is under Ohafia 14 Brigade, stormed St. Michael’s Road at about 7am, in two Hilux vans and seized the papers bearing Biafra reports. The Nation reports that Newspaper vendors in Aba, Abia State, are counting their losses...