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ICYMI: Gunmen kill army couple ‘on their way to fulfil wedding rites’ in Imo

    ICYMI: Gunmen kill army couple ‘on their way to fulfil wedding rites’ in Imo

The Nigerian Army says two soldiers on their way to “fulfil the traditional rites for their wedding” have been killed in Imo state. Onyema Nwachukwu, army spokesman, confirmed the development

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Soldiers clash with Amotekun operatives over seizure of cows

    Soldiers clash with Amotekun operatives over seizure of cows

There was mild drama in Akure, the Ondo capital, on Tuesday, as soldiers clashed with Amotekun operatives over the seizure of some cows in the area. The Amotekun operatives were

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‘11 soldiers killed’ as gunmen attack military base in Kaduna

    ‘11 soldiers killed’ as gunmen attack military base in Kaduna

About 11 soldiers have been killed in an attack by suspected gunmen on a military base in Birnin Gwari LGA of Kaduna state, sources have told TheCable. The gunmen who

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UNICEF: Over 8000 boys, girls recruited as child soldiers in Nigeria since 2009

    UNICEF: Over 8000 boys, girls recruited as child soldiers in Nigeria since 2009

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says over 8,000 Nigerian boys and girls have been recruited as child soldiers since 2009. Phuong Nguyen, UNICEF chief field officer in Borno, spoke

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Soldiers insist they’re owed January salary — despite army’s denial

  Soldiers insist they’re owed January salary — despite army’s denial

Several soldiers and officers of the Nigerian army say they are yet to get paid their January salaries. There have

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‘It could encourage jailbreaks’ — Akeredolu condemns soldiers’ withdrawal from Ondo prisons

  ‘It could encourage jailbreaks’ — Akeredolu condemns soldiers’ withdrawal from Ondo prisons

Rotimi Akeredolu, governor of Ondo, says the Nigerian Army has withdrawn its personnel from correctional centres in the state. Akeredolu,

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VIDEO: Vehicles, shops burnt as ‘gunmen clash with soldiers’ in Imo

  VIDEO: Vehicles, shops burnt as ‘gunmen clash with soldiers’ in Imo

One person was reportedly killed on Monday following a “clash involving gunmen and soldiers” in Imo state. Sources said the

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Soldiers, Boko Haram in gun battle in Borno

  Soldiers, Boko Haram in gun battle in Borno

Troops of the Nigerian Army are currently in a gunfight with Boko Haram insurgents at Tamsukawu village in Kaga LGA

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TASUED shut indefinitely as students clash with soldiers

  TASUED shut indefinitely as students clash with soldiers
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‘Toxic concoctions’ — army tackles The Economist over article describing soldiers as ‘ghosts’

  ‘Toxic concoctions’ — army tackles The Economist over article describing soldiers as ‘ghosts’

The Nigerian Army has countered an article by The Economist, which criticises the federal government on the security challenges in

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