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Nigeria to deport Jamaican, four Cameroonians

The Nigerian Army says it plans to hand over six foreigners who were arrested in the course of its anti-terrorism war to the Nigeria Immigration Service, for deportation. The foreigners include four Cameroonians and one Jamaican. Brigadier General Victor Ezugwu,

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Cross River Speaker asks more funding for Army

Mr John Gaul-Lebo, Speaker of the Cross River House of Assembly, on Saturday in Calabar called for adequate funding for the Nigerian Army, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Gaul-Lebo told NAN that more funding for the armed forces

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NSCDC arrests fake army General in Niger

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Niger State on Saturday said it had apprehended a suspected fake army general in Minna on Monday. Commander Philip Ayuba, Commandant of NSCDC, in the state made the disclosure while presenting the

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We have rescued over 2m women and children from Boko Haram insurgents- Army

[views] Army, CCSG parley in Abuja to mark United Nations World Peace Day The Nigerian Army on Wednesday in Abuja said it had rescued over two million women and children in many of its counter insurgency operations in the North

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Army wants ATMs for soldiers in Borno

The Nigerian Army on Sunday called on commercial banks to deploy Automated Teller Machines in the military barracks in Maiduguri for the use of front line soldiers involved in the ongoing counter-insurgency operations in Borno. The General Officer Commanding 7

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Army destroys illegal crude oil refineries, kidnappers camp

[views] PRESS STATEMENT Troops of 2 Brigade Nigerian Army conducting field training exercise code named “Operation CROCODILE SMILE” have within the last 48 hours discovered and destroyed 74 illegal refineries and quite a number militants and kidnappers camps in various

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Boko Haram members plan to join army – DSS

The Department of State Services said in Abuja on Sunday that some members of the dreaded Boko Haram were already making plans to join the army. It, however, said that two members of the sect, who it described as specialists in

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No soldier was killed in clash with militants – Army

[views] THE Nigerian Army has denied reports that two soldiers were killed during the military operation in Omuawa in Ikerre LGA of Rivers State where five militants were shot dead. Spokesman, 2nd Brigade of the Nigerian Army in Port Harcourt,

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Former militant apprehends killers of Nigerian soldiers

A private Security outfit, known as ‘Waterways Security Task Force’, which is run by former Militant leader, Africanus Ukparasia, popularly known as “General Africa”, has apprehended the suspected killers of three soldiers in the Nembe area of Bayelsa State, icirnigeria.org

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Wanted: Army halts Wakil, Bolori from travelling to hajj

The Nigerian Military has released the two persons, Aisha Wakil and Ahmed Bolori, who were declared wanted by the Army on Monday for allegedly hoarding information about the whereabouts of the Chibok girls. The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col.

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