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Troops arrest Chadian terrorist in Yobe

Th e troops of 159 Battalion of the Nigerian Army at the weekend arrested one Chadian terrorist, Hassan Yusuf. Yusuf, 43, is a suspected logistics supplier to Boko Haram terrorists, according to army spokesperson, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman. He said, Yusuf ...

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GOC urges troops to maintain equipment

By Musa Umar Bologi Abuja Acting General Offi cer Commanding (GOC) 8 Task Force Division, Brig.- Gen. Stevenson Olabanji, has charged troops of 118 Task Force Battalion to always maintain army equipment in their custody. He said equipment of equipment ...

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Suicide bomber kills 12 in Borno

By Sadiq Abubakar Maiduguri At least eight persons were killed yesterday when a female suicide bomber detonated explosives in the midst of worshippers in a Mosque in Maiduguri, the Borno state capital. Th e suicide bomber was being chased by ...

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Navy foils hijack of merchant ship

Nigerian Navy has foiled an attempt by suspected sea robbers to hijack a Merchant Vessel, MV UAL HOUSTON around Bonny Fairway Buoy in Rivers State. “Th e incident occurred on 13 July 2017 at about 7.45am, says acting Naval spokesperson, ...

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DEPOWA tasks women on nation building

By Helen Oji Abuja President Defence and Police Offi cers Wives Association (DEPOWA), Mrs. Omobolanle Olonisakin, has urged the graduands of its skill acquisition centre to be productive for the benefi t of their families and the nation at large. ...

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NAF feeds 1,000 pupils in IDPs camps

Personnel best at Babcock varsity Nigerian Air Force has begun daily feeding of 1,000 school pupils in Internally Displaced Peoples Camps in Dalori and Bama, Borno State. NAF’s spokesperson, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya said the work was part of NAF ...

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Troops uncover IED in Sambisa

Lose officer, soldier to explosives in Borno villages  Troops of 151 Battalion on fighting patrol within Lt. Col. Abu Ali Shooting Range, Sambisa forest, discovered hole prepared for Improvised Explosive Device (IED) by Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday 28th June ...

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NAF inaugurates new school in Lagos

As part of efforts to address the educational needs of personnel and its host communities, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has established a new secondary school at NAF Base, Shasha, Lagos State. A statement by NAF’s spokesperson, Air Commodore Olatokunbo ...

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