• 15 insurgents, two soldiers die as terrorists attack troops in Borno

    15 insurgents, two soldiers die as terrorists attack troops in Borno

    According to reports, the Army on Thursday said it killed Fifteen insurgents in a fierce battle between its troops and Boko Haram terrorists in Abadam village, Borno.

    In a statement issued by Col. Sani Usman, acting Director Army Public Relations in Abuja, the army, however said it lost two soldiers during the fight.

    Usman said the terrorists launched attacked on troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and Multinational Task Force at about 6:30 a.m. on Thursday, which lasted for two hours.

    He said while […]

  • Two soldiers arrested over brutality of Makoko residents, Army sets up probe panel

    Two soldiers arrested over brutality of Makoko residents, Army sets up probe panel

    The 81 Division, Nigerian Army, on Wednesday said it had set up a Board of Inquiry (BOI) to try two soldiers arrested over alleged brutality of residents of Makoko community in Lagos.

    The General Officer Commanding, 81 Division, Maj.-Gen. Isidore Edet told a news conference in Lagos that the army would go after other soldiers who participated in the attack.

    “The board is expected to investigate and find out the remote cause of the fracas.

    “The board is also expected to find out, […]