Insecurity: Troops kill terrorists, bandits, scores arrested

July 3, 2020 Samson Benjamin 0

The Nigerian military says its operations conducted across the country in the last two weeks have led to the killing of scores of bandits, terrorists, kidnappers and oil thieves.  Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.- Gen John Enenche, who made this known in Abuja at a media briefing Thursday, said the soldiers also effected the arrest of criminals, including two foreigners, Read More

Manpower, funds, the only problems of Nigerian military?

June 4, 2020 Addullahi M. Gulloma 0

Before now, many people, some of them knowledgeable others not, have said that the Nigerian military is ill-equipped to handle the myriad of security challenges bedeviling the country. Some, including a former governor of the state worst hit by the attacks, Borno, in the person of Mr Kashim Shettima, now a senator, even go as far as saying that the Read More

Military denies AI report, Kills 188 terrorists, 392 bandits

May 28, 2020 Samson Benjamin 0

The Nigerian military has denied Amnesty International’s report which accused its personnel of torture in the North-east, describing it as “lies”. Amnesty International had alleged that at least 10,000 persons died while being wrongly held by the military, some of them in a centre part funded by the UK. However, in a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, Coordinator Defence Read More