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CAN chairman’s murder: Buhari says terrorists will pay ‘heavy price’

CAN chairman’s murder: Buhari says terrorists will pay ‘heavy price’

Security January 21, 2020 at 9:20 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari said terrorists will pay a heavy price for their heinous crimes.
He was reacting to the gruesome murder of Rev. Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika, Adamawa state by Boko Haram terrorists.
He

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Hero dies as NAF troops foil ambush in Kaduna

Hero dies as NAF troops foil ambush in Kaduna

Security January 10, 2020 at 6:22 pm 0 comments

Troops of the 271 Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Detachment, Birnin Gwari, on Thursday foiled an ambush by armed bandits at Ungwan Yako on the Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road in Kaduna.
This was contained in a statement issued on Friday in Abuja by Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of Public Relations

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Nigerian Army Reacts To Alleged Extortion

Nigerian Army Reacts To Alleged Extortion

Security January 7, 2020 at 9:01 am 0 comments

The Nigerian Army has pledged to carry out thorough investigation into the allegation of extortion of commuters by its personnel in Borno with a view to sanctioning them.
This followed an allegation by Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Monday when he encountered an incident at a military checkpoint along

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Air Force kills scores of Boko Haram terrorists meeting in Sambisa

Air Force kills scores of Boko Haram terrorists meeting in Sambisa

Security January 4, 2020 at 9:02 pm 0 comments

Scores of Boko Haram terrorists holding a meeting in Sambisa Forest have been killed via airstrikes by a jet of the Nigerian Air Force.
NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, said that the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole recorded the success near

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Army wipes out Boko Haram, ISWAP in Adamawa

Army wipes out Boko Haram, ISWAP in Adamawa

News, Security, Terrorism December 26, 2019 at 9:44 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Army said its troops have flushed out remnants of Boko Haram and ISWAP operating ` in Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, Media Coordinator, Col. Among Iliyasu said.
Iliyasu said that the feat was achieved when the troops, under Operation Lafiya Dole, conducted clearance of Madagali through

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Lagos police capture 50 suspected cultists

Lagos police capture 50 suspected cultists

Security December 1, 2019 at 10:14 pm 0 comments

The Lagos State Police Command on Sunday said 50 members of ‘One Million Boys,’ a cult group, have been arrested, even as the Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu launched a Special Strike Force on Social Miscreants in Lagos State.
The team is tasked with the responsibility of dislodging social miscreants

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