• 2 soldiers, 5 militants killed in Rivers gun duel

    2 soldiers, 5 militants killed in Rivers gun duel

    Two soldiers and five militants were killed at the weekend in a gun duel in Omuanwa-Elele road in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.

    The families of the militants have evacuated their corpses.

    When contacted, spokesman of the 2 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Port Harcourt, Captain Eli Lazarus, denied the claim, stating that the two soldiers had injury sustained through accident, “and not even operational injury”.

    Similarly, six daredevil kidnap and robbery suspects have been shot dead by the operatives of the state […]