IS attacks: President Buhari meets Service Chiefs

…as army confirms attacks President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned Service Chiefs to an emergency security meeting over the reported killing of some Nigerian soldiers by Boko Haram sect along the Nigeria-Chad border on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reliably gathered that the urgent meeting was necessitated by the latest security developments across the […]

Shiites’ killings: Military, police debunk Amnesty’s indictment

Both the Nigerian Police and the Defence Headquarters (DHQ), in separate statements on Thursday, debunked Amnesty International report on the clashes between protesting Shiites and the security forces. Amnesty claimed that 45 Shiites, members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) were killed during the protests and accused both the police and the military of […]

Military Nabs Eight Bandits

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have arrested eight bandits on Sunday night’s operations in Ussa council area of Taraba state. The arrested bandits are suspected to be killer herdsmen allegedly operating in Taraba and Adamawa states in Northeast. Deputy Director of Army Public Relations, Col. Kayode Ogunsanya in a statement released Monday in Maiduguri, said: […]