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Nigerian soldier

August 7, 2023

Female soldier guns down captain at checkpoint in Adamawa

“A captain came forward to intervene. Unfortunately, she had already cocked her rifle, so she just fired and killed him accidentally.”

Nigerian Soldiers
March 4, 2023

Troops rescue 14 kidnap victims, neutralise bandit in Kaduna

The victims were moved to a secure location for debriefing and examination, before being reunited with their families,’’ he stated.

Nigerians Soldiers
September 4, 2022

Troops eliminated three bandits in Kaduna: Army spokesman

The bandits were neutralised on Saturday as the troops continue to push on to clear the North-West of banditry and terrorism.

Nigerians Soldiers
July 14, 2022

Suicidal Nigerian soldier opens fire at military base, kills, wounds colleagues

While Mr Usman died after being shot in the neck, Mr Goodluck, hit with bullets in the chest and arm, was taken to the hospital for medical treatment.

Nigerian Soldiers
January 24, 2021

Bandits kill soldier, abduct three in repeat attack on Kaduna community

The Gazette gathered that the assailants stormed the community around 12a.m. on motor bikes.

Bandits used to illustrate the story
December 30, 2020

Nigerian soldier misfires service rifle, kills self, mistress

It was unclear whether or not Corporal Ojo Ayodele had recently returned from a tour in the ongoing war against Boko Haram.

Ojo Ayodele
December 8, 2020

Nigerian soldier arrested while trying to steal military vehicle

The lance corporal was attached to the Defence Headquarters in Abuja, military sources said.

General-Tukur-Buratai
October 26, 2020

Nigerian Army corporal caught on camera assaulting woman at ATM point

A spokesman for the Nigerian Army in Lagos did not return multiple requests seeking comments about the soldier’s conduct.

October 23, 2020

#LekkiMassacre: How Nigerian soldiers killed 15 protesters: DJ Switch

Her comments debunk spreading denial that no one was killed in the military violence in Lagos’ affluent Lekki suburb.

Dj Switch
October 22, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Soldier who warned against shooting #EndSARS protesters held incommunicado in new battalion

In a viral video, Lance Corporal Harrison Friday urged colleagues to avoid killing civilians marching against police brutality.

General-Tukur-Buratai