Friday, March 24, 2023

Nigerian Army

February 25, 2023

Soldiers open fire, kill Taraba security officer in Election Day violence

The state police spokesperson, Abdullahi Usman, who confirmed the incident, said efforts were ongoing to ascertain what transpired between the deceased and the military personnel.

Nigerian soldiers
February 23, 2023

Army urges South-East residents to vote en masse without fear; says trouble makers will get “bloody nose”

Mr Chinade warned trouble-makers to steer clear of the zone, as the Nigeria Army was “highly prepared and motivated to give them a bloody nose.”

Gen. Aminu Chinade
February 21, 2023

Nigerian Army warns soldiers not to snatch ballot boxes for politicians

The army warned that any soldier found wanting will be dealt with decisively.

February 21, 2023

Anambra: Four policemen, three suspected IPOB-ESN operatives killed

“Four police operatives paid the supreme price while a section of the station, one police patrol vehicle and three exhibit vehicles parked in the premises were set ablaze.”

February 20, 2023

Nigerian Army assures Borno residents of adequate security during polls

The Nigerian Army assured that the general election would be held in every part of the 27 local government areas of Borno State.

Nigerian Soldiers
February 17, 2023

Troops neutralise 7 bandits in Kaduna

The troops recovered five motorcycles, 153 rounds of ammunition, seven magazines and three mobile phones during the operations.

Nigerian troops
February 16, 2023

Nigerian Army says policeman arrested for killing soldier

The Nigerian Army says the police officer who allegedly killed a soldier has been arrested.

Nigerian Army and police officers
February 15, 2023

Cross River: Security agencies conduct ‘Show of Force’ ahead of polls

Commissioner of Police in Cross River, Sule Balarabe, told reporters in Calabar that the exercise was meant to show the agencies’ preparedness for the 2023 general elections.

Sule Balarabe, Cross River police commissioner
February 7, 2023

NHRC inaugurates panel to investigate Nigerian Army’s forced abortion programme

Reuters accused the military of being involved in the massacre of children and other sexual and gender based violence.

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
February 2, 2023

Troops dislodge bandits in Kaduna; rescue 30 victims: Army

Troops of 1 Division Nigerian Army have dislodged bandits along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari road and rescued 30 kidnapped victims.