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Army loses 3 soldiers, clears 13 Boko Haram hideouts in Sambisa

The Nigeria army says it lost three soldiers after successfully clearing 13 Boko Haram hideouts in the Sambisa Forest in one week. Col. Kinsley Samuel, Deputy Director...

UPDATED: South-East Governors Proscribe IPOB, Ask Buhari to Withdraw Soldiers from Region

The South-east Governors Forum rose from its meeting on Friday to announce the proscription of Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, in all the five states of the zone....

Falana to Buhari: Call Off Soldiers From Kanu’s Home

Activist-lawyer Femi Falana (SAN) yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to cal off ssoldiers from the residence of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) leader Nnamdi...

Shootout: Injured Soldiers Are Alive – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army says that the two soldiers who sustained several wounds from gunshots during a raid on criminal hideouts in Rivers are alive and responding to...

Boko Haram: Soldiers Invade UN House in Maiduguri

ν We suspected high value insurgents there –Military ν It’s an unauthorised search –UN   From Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri Soldiers on counter-insurgency...

Soldiers in Onitsha Drop Guns to Clean Up Environment

From Jeff Amechi Agbodo, Onitsha As part of this year’s Nigerian Army Day celebration, the rank and file of the 302 Artillery Regiment and General Support, Onitsha,...

Six Boko Haram Fighters Killed in Battles With Soldiers – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said six Boko Haram suspects were killed after a gun batlle with soldiers along the shores of Lake Chad. The spokesperson of the 8 Task...

4 Soldiers Killed in Borno Bomb Attack

The Army has confirmed that it lost an officer and three soldiers in Borno on Thursday when their patrol vehicle encountered IED buried on the road between Kangarwa and...

Ondo Govt Donates N1.5 Million to Families of Soldiers Killed by Militants

The Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has donated N1.5 million to the families of the three soldiers killed during a clash with militants in the coastal areas of...

Insurgency: Over 100 Afghan Soldiers Killed in Gruesome Taliban Attack

More than 100 Afghan soldiers has been killed with several others wounded in a Taliban attack on an army base on Friday, April 21 as a result of a fight that erupted...

Nigerian Soldiers Battle Boko Haram, Kill 21 Suspects, Rescue 1,623 Captives – Official

Troops on clearance operations on Monday at Jarawa village in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno, rescued 1,623 captives held by remnants of Boko Haram terrorists...

Sheriff, General Without Soldiers in PDP –Fayose

From Wole Balogun, Ado Ekiti Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described factional National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu...

Russian Airstrike Kills Three Turkish Soldiers in Syria

Russian airstrike mistakenly killed three Turkish soldiers and injured 11 in Syria’s al-Bab town, the Turkish Armed Forces said in a statement on Thursday. “A...

U.S. Deploys ‘Iron Soldiers’ to Europe, Warns Russia

The U.S. says its Army’s 3rd Armoured Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, is ready for any mission to protect the territorial integrity of its allies in...

Soldiers Tasked to Embrace Agriculture

From Chuks Onuoha, Umuahia.   The new General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of Nigerian Army (NA), Major General Adamu Abubakar has urged soldiers at Ohafia...