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Nine soldiers die as Army truck hits landmine in Borno

A military truck hit a landmine in Borno State on Wednesday, killing at least nine soldiers, two security sources told AFP. The incident happened on...

Bandits kill 13 soldiers, three officers, injure several others in Katsina

Bandits terrorising the North West and North Central regions of Nigeria, have reportedly killed three officers and 13 soldiers of the Nigerian Army in a deadly ambush in Katsina State.

45 soldiers missing, six killed as Boko Haram attack military base

Boko Haram have killed six Nigerian soldiers in an attack on a military base near Maiduguri, the capital city of Borno state, army sources said Sunday.

Buhari mourns as NA confirms massacre of 47 soldiers by Boko Haram

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sympathy to the families of 47 soldiers who were killed by Boko Haram during an ambush as Army authorities disclosed losing 47 gallant men and officers during an operation.

Boko Haram ambush, kill 70 soldiers in Borno

At least 70 Nigerian soldiers were killed in an ambush on their convoy by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno state, military and security sources said on Tuesday.

Again, Wadume speaks, says bodies of slain policemen taken to captain’s residence

Suspected kidnap kingpin, Alhaji Hamisu Bala, Wadume, who has been in the middle of the raging storm between the Nigerian Army and the Nigeria Police over the murder of three police operatives and two civilians by soldiers in Ibi town, has revealed that the bodies of slain policemen were taken to the house of the army officer, who ordered the killing.

Murder of 3 cops: Police asks army to stop fiddling, accept full responsibility

The police yesterday dismissed a memo issued by the Nigerian Army warning officers and men to steer clear of police personnel over fear of likely reprisal in the wake of last week’s killing of three policemen by soldiers in Taraba State.

ISWAP Kills 20 Nigerian Soldiers, Executes 9

The West Africa province of the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the killing 20 Nigerian soldiers and the execution of nine more soldiers that were captured in various operations, according to Reuters.
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