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MILITARY

War on Terror: Why Is the Nigerian Army Losing Its Troops to Frequent Ambushes?

The Nigerian Army (NA) is losing many of its officers and men to ambushes by terrorists across theatres of operations in Northern Nigeria at an alarming rate. Just this morning, media reports again indicate that heavily armed bandits ambushed troops of the Special Army Super Camp (SASC) 4 of the Nigeria Army in Jabia Local Government Area of Katsina State while advancing to a notorious bandit leader’s camp, ‘Dangote’ at Shimfida. This year alone, from March to date, the media has reported

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War on Terror: Why Is the Nigerian Army Losing Its Troops to Frequent Ambushes?

CRIME

Today's Top News In Nigeria, This Morning, 13 July 2020

Hello, Greetings. How are you? Before you proceed, click on the follow button at the top right corner for more update. Here are some top news in Nigeria, 13th July 2020: Breaking: Army rescues kidnapped victims, recovers weapons in 3 states Troops of the Nigerian Army under Operation Sahel Sanity have rescued eight kidnapped victims and recovered weapons in Sokoto, Zamfara and Kastina States. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, had on July 6 flagged off

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Today's Top News In Nigeria, This Morning, 13 July 2020

POLITICS

JUST IN: Major News In Nigeria. Monday 20th July 2020

Kwara State has received at least 2.3 million insecticide nets to be distributed across 772,648 households in the state - one of the fruits of the N82 million counterpart funds Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq paid in the early days of his administration last year. At $4 (N1,400) unit price, the treated nets are worth at least N3.3 billion, aside the 5,000 ad-hoc staff to be engaged and paid to distribute the nets across the state, according to a statement on Sunday from the Kwara State Ministry of Health. 

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JUST IN: Major News In Nigeria. Monday 20th July 2020

OTHERS-TERRORISM

16 soldiers killed by suspected bandits in Kastina state.

At least 16 soldiers were killed while 28 others were injured on Saturday, 18th July, 2020 in Kastina by suspected terrorists.  According to the news, the soldiers from Special Army Super Camp 4 were attacked by the armed bandits in Shimfida, Jibia Local Government Area, Kastina state at about 6:13pm on Saturday,18th July,2020. The bandits ambushed the soldiers while they were matching on foot and opened fire on them killing sixteen if them immediately. Those that sustained injury during the attack were taken

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16 soldiers killed by suspected bandits in Kastina state.