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Six abductees rescued as troops kill bandits in Zamfara

    Six abductees rescued as troops kill bandits in Zamfara

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says its troops have rescued six victims from captivity in Zamfara. The development follows the ongoing offensives launched by the military against criminals across the country.

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DHQ to hold sensitisation programme for army recruits on dangers of drug abuse

    DHQ to hold sensitisation programme for army recruits on dangers of drug abuse

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) is set to hold a three-day sensitisation programme to enlighten for newly recruited members of the Nigerian Army on the dangers of drug abuse. The programme

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MATTERS ARISING: Who are the ‘Boko Haram’ women, children surrendering to troops?

    MATTERS ARISING: Who are the ‘Boko Haram’ women, children surrendering to troops?

In recent months, the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has periodically reeled out figures of Boko Haram and Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) insurgents who have surrendered, and are now

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DHQ: How hundreds of terrorists surrendered in north-east within two weeks

    DHQ: How hundreds of terrorists surrendered in north-east within two weeks

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says a total of 863 persons, including insurgents and their family members, surrendered in the last two weeks. The insurgents were said to have surrendered to

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DHQ gets new spokesperson as army redeploys senior officers

  DHQ gets new spokesperson as army redeploys senior officers

O.J. Akpor, a major-general with the Nigerian Army, has been announced as the new director of information of the Defence

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‘Stop wearing military uniforms for campaign’– DHQ warns politicians 

  ‘Stop wearing military uniforms for campaign’– DHQ warns politicians 

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has warned politicians to stop wearing military uniforms for campaign purposes.  Wap Maigida, an air commodore

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DHQ: Troops rescued 42 kidnap victims, arrested 48 bandits in two weeks

  DHQ: Troops rescued 42 kidnap victims, arrested 48 bandits in two weeks

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says troops operating in the north-west and north-central have arrested 48 bandits, while 15 other gunmen

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DHQ: Troops killed 38 insurgents, 70 bandits in two weeks

  DHQ: Troops killed 38 insurgents, 70 bandits in two weeks

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says the troops of operation Hadin Kai killed no fewer than 38 Boko Haram members in

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DHQ: 13,243 insurgents have surrendered so far

  DHQ: 13,243 insurgents have surrendered so far

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says 13,243 insurgents and their families have so far surrendered to the army in the north-east.

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DHQ: Airstrike in Borno killed ISWAP fighters — not fishermen

  DHQ: Airstrike in Borno killed ISWAP fighters — not fishermen

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) says a recently launched airstrike in Borno killed fighters of the Islamic State in West Africa

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