ACF Excited By Arrest Of Soldier, Girlfriend For Aiding Banditry

Northern group, Arewa Consultative Forum, has welcomed the arrest of an Army Officer and his girlfriend for supplying ammunition and uniforms to bandits in Zamfara State. The ACF through its National Publicity Secretary, Emmanuel Yawe, in a statement in Kaduna on Monday, expressed happiness over the arrest of the Army Officer. The statement read in […]

Malians Protest, They Want Military To Stay

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Mali’s capital on Tuesday in support of the junta that has seized power in a coup, as debate rages over the timeframe for the country’s return to civilian rule.   Months of protests over the simmering jihadist insurgency, bloody ethnic violence and endemic corruption in the country boiled over when […]

Soldier Kills 9 Year Old Boy, Injure Two Others

A soldier named as Bukar Mustapha Limanti of the Operation Lafiya Dole, has allegedly killed a nine-year-old boy, while leaving two others injured in Maiduguri, Borno state. The victim was killed after Limanti started shooting around the palace of the shehu of Borno in Shehuri north local government area (LGA) of the state on Tuesday. […]

Soldier Beat Policeman To Death

The Rivers state police command has revealed the identity of the police inspector that was reportedly beaten to death by military men in the state. This was revealed by the state Police Public Relations Officer, Nnamdi Omoni, he named the officer who was killed as Hosea Yakubu. The police PRO also noted that the details […]

Three Soldiers Die In Latest Boko Haram Attack

The Nigerian military on Thursday confirmed they lost three soldiers in their recent fight against the Boko Haram/Islamic State of West Africa elements campaign of terror and destruction. The terrorists on Tuesday attacked the troops’ location in Kukawa town in Borno State. Major General John Enenche who is the Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, in a […]

Widows Of Slain Soldiers Set To Get Benefits

The Chairman of the Federal Government Special Public Works Programme in Kwara state, Mr. Oluwasegun Oyewo has revealed widows of slain soldiers are set to benefit from the scheme. Oyewo disclosed this as forms were distributed to recipients, he said the scheme is set to kick start by October. Beneficiaries, who were drawn from widows […]