Nigerian Army

Trump Reverses Claim Nigerian Army Cited Over Shooting Civilians

Tayo Olanipekun President Donald Trump has said the military would not have to shoot at migrants if they throw stones at the troops as the foreigners approach the U.S. border. This is in an apparent effort by Trump to clarify his statement on Thursday that if migrants attacked the guards with stones,they would be treated […]

3 Dead, Soldiers Injured As El-Zakzaky Followers Clash With Troops

No fewer than three members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) died on Saturday in a clash with troops of Army Headquarters Garrison escorting ammunitions and missiles from Abuja. Two soldiers also sustained varying degrees of injuries from the attack and one of the dead has been identified as Abdulazziz Maigana. The troops on […]

Army Arrests over 25 suspected cultists, pipeline vandals

Folake Sokoya Troops of the 81 Division Nigeria Army apprehended 23 suspected cultists at the Egirin Depression area of Ikorodu on April 16, 2018, where over 50 suspected cultists of the “Eiye” confraternity were conducting physical training for new recruits. The new members were being initiated to be able to plan and carry out robbery […]

IBB, lauds Buhari over Chibok school girls freedom

IBB, lauds Buhari over Chibok school girls freedom Oabode Adaramola. Former Military President, General Ibrahim B. Babangida,, has expressed his happiness at the release of 21 Chibok school girls and rejoiced with the families, people of Nigeria and indeed federal government over the development The former Nigeria Leader , in a Press statement, said It […]

Bosso: Audio tape contradicts military account of operation

    Bosso: Audio Tape Contradicts Military Account of Operation Olabode Adaramola, Minna ‎ An audio tape, that recorded the conversation between an injured soldier and the police on the reason behind the bloody operation in some communities in Bosso local government of Niger state recently has contradicted the military account at the on-going siting […]

Army trains 272 NSCDC officers in weapon handling in Niger

Army trains 272 NSCDC officers in weapon handling in Niger Olabode Adaramola Minna The Commandant, Niger State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC)Mr. Philip Ayuba has charged some 272 Corps members that participated in its Course 4, 2016 training’ to exhibit Professional conducts, warning that the Officers and Men should not […]

Nigerian Army announces death of abducted officer

Col. Samaila Inusa, before his kidnap was a senior Army officer serving at the Nigerian Army School of Infantry Jaji, Kaduna State. A statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, said “the Nigerian Army wishes to regrettably inform the public that Colonel Samaila Inusa who was kidnapped on Sunday 27th […]

Army Colonel abducted in Kaduna

The Nigeria Army has confirmed the abduction of its serving senior officer, Col. Samaila Inusa, in Kaduna. The information released on Sunday was contained in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Kaduna. The statement, signed by Col Usman Abdul, Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, 1 Division, said […]