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Today's Headlines: Soldiers Flee As Boko Haram Takes Over Military Base, Gunmen Attack Emir’s Car

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Battalions rescue 10 kidnap victims of Kaduna Airport staff quarters

The Kaduna State Government said troops of the Nigerian Army on Wednesday, rescued the 10 victims kidnapped from the Kaduna Airport Staff Quarters on March 6.

The Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr. Samuel Aruwan disclosed at a press conference in Kaduna. It could be recalled that bandits breached the fence of the Kaduna Airport Staff Quarters in the early hours of March 6, and kidnapped these 10 persons from two houses located near the fence.

Buhari condemns massacre in the Niger Republic

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday condemned the attack on a convoy returning from a weekly market in Niger Republic’s Tillaberi region.

At least 58 people were killed in two separate attacks on sellers near the border with Mali and Burkina Faso

The Nigerian leader, through his spokesman, Garba Shehu, expressed his condolences to the families of victims and all citizens of Niger.

Assist to bring back detained Nigerians, Lawan urges Saudi Govt

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has appealed to the government of Saudi Arabia to assist Nigeria in bringing back over ten thousand citizens held in detention in Saudi Arabia.

Lawan made the appeal on Wednesday when the Saudi Arabia Ambassador to Nigeria, Faisal Eebraheem Alghamdi, paid a visit to his office at the National Assembly, Abuja.

Gunmen Attack Emir’s Car

The official vehicle of the Emir of Birnin Gwari in Kaduna state has been attacked by unknown gunmen. Samuel Aruwan, the Kaduna commissioner for internal security and home affairs, confirmed the development on Wednesday. The commissioner said the attack on the emir’s convoy occurred on Monday at about 4:30 pm, but only Umar Jibril, the driver, and Sani Yahaya, his police orderly, were in the vehicle at the time of the incident. 

Nigerian Soldiers Flee As Boko Haram Takes Over Military Base

A faction of Boko Haram, Islamic West Africa Province, ISWAP have taken over a military base in Damasak town, Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State.

According to SaharaReporters, sources that spoke with the news platform disclosed that the terrorists attacked the community, shooting in all directions before ramming a pick-up truck loaded with explosives into the military base.

A resident who spoke on the incident noted that the terrorists attacked in different groups and could not be counted.

Will Nigeria ever win the fight against Boko Haram?

What do you think can provide a lasting solution to the problem of Boko Haram in Nigeria?

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