• Army debunks alleged militants takeover of Bakassi

    Army debunks alleged militants takeover of Bakassi

    The Nigerian Army has debunked news making the rounds that some militants took over Bakassi and Akpabuyo local government areas of Cross River State.

    In a press statement signed by the Army Public Relations Officer of 13 Brigade Nigerian Army, Capt. Kayode Owolabi, and made available to newsmen, the Army also described as false claims that the two local government areas were under the control of militants.

    The statement read: “The attention of the Headquarters 13 Brigade Nigerian Army has been drawn […]