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IPoB/ESN elements killed in 2 weeks – Nigerian Military

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By Sumaila Ogbaje ABUJA - Security operatives have eliminated scores of criminals linked to the outlawed Independent Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and their Eastern Security Network (ESN) counterparts.The Defence...

Ugandan minister survives assassination attempt

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The Ugandan Minister of Works and Transport, Gen. Katumba Wamal, on Tuesday survived an assassination attempt, the local broadcaster NBS News has reported. The news...

Chad’s military names new government but opposition still unimpressed

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Chad’s military rulers named a new government on Sunday after the battlefield death of President Idriss Deby, but leading opposition figures rejected the appointments...

Nigerian Army Reacts To Allegation Of Killing Igbo, Christian Soldiers

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The Nigerian Army has reacted after being accused of intentionally sending Igbo soldiers to the war front to die. The army said such an accusation...

Ex-Oyo, Ondo Military Administrator, Usman, dies

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A former Military Administrator of Oyo State, Colonel Ahmed Usman, is dead. He was said to have died around 3.00am on Wednesday in Jos, the...

Arms funds probe: Finally, Army chief appears before Reps

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The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, is currently appearing before the House of Representatives’ Ad Hoc Committee on the Need to Review...

Ortom dispels claim of 70 killed in Military invasion

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Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has dispelled claims by some groups that over 70 persons have been killed in Konshisha local government area of...

How Army Used Helicopter Strikes On Benue Villages – Senator Suswam...

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Gabriel Suswam, the Senator representing Benue North-East District and former Governor, has condemned the Nigerian Army for using helicopter strikes on unarmed Tiv communities...

House Of Reps Consider Bill To Permit Muslim Female Military Officers...

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A bill seeking to compel the Armed Forces and paramilitary organizations to allow Muslim female officers to wear hijab is being deliberated by the...

There Are 30,000 Bandits In 6 Northern States – Gov Matawalle

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Zamfara state governor, Bello Matawalle has stated that there are over 30,000 bandits in six northern states in the country and fewer military troops...

Gunmen storm Ebonyi village, abduct head, 4 others

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Gunmen in military uniform have reportedly abducted the village head of Oshiagu Amia Ngbo in Umuogudu Akpu Ngbo Community of Ohaukwu Local Government Area...

BLOODBATH: At least 90 killed as army opens fire on protesters

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At least 90 people were killed Saturday in Myanmar as the junta continues a brutal, countrywide crackdown on pro-democracy protesters that coincided with a...

Reps summon CBN governor, COAS over arms purchase

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The House of Representatives on Monday summoned the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, (CBN) Godwin Emefiele, and the Chief of Army Staff,...

Military cannot stoop low to spy on Sunday Ighoho – DHQ

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Abuja (Sundiata Post) - The Defence Headquarters says the Military cannot stoop so low to such extent to “spy” on one individual,...

6 fake soldiers arrested in Delta

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The Delta State security outfit, Operation Delta Hawk, has arrested six suspected Army impostors, The Nation has learnt. The suspects were arrested in Asaba, the...

Burkina Faso military kills 11 ‘terrorists’

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Burkina Faso’s armed forces said Thursday they had killed 11 “terrorists” during an operation in the country’s jihadist-plagued north after a recent surge in...

222 killed, 103 kidnapped in 7 days in Nigeria ― Security...

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ABUJA - report by Nigeria Security Tracker has revealed that at least 222 people died as a result of terrorism activities in Nigeria in...

13 killed as rocket hits Maiduguri, NAF defends city

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Thirteen persons were killed and over 40 injured in rocket attack on Maiduguri by suspected Boko Haram members. As at the time of filing the...

Bandits are ethnic militants seeking survival – Gumi

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Renowned Islamic cleric, Sheik Ahmad Gumi has stated bandits are militants fighting for ethnic survival. The former captain in the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA) spoke...

‘Security agencies know location of bandits that abducted teachers, students’

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A former Assistant Director with the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr. Dennis Amachree, on Monday said security agents know the location of bandits...