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June 11, 2018 11:12 AM 2 killed, soldiers wounded in Maiduguri suicide attackThe Sun News

Two people, including a suicide bomber, have been killed and two soldiers injured in a bomb attack in Maiduguri, Borno State, in the early hours of Monday. A male suicide bomber detonated explosives at a shop along Baga road Maiduguri in the early hours of Monday, killing himself and one other person, some residents said. Two soldiers and two Civilian 17

June 11, 2018 10:40 AM Prince Harry And Meghan Markle’s Position At Queen’s Birthday Parade Sparks Alarm

Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan Markle, now known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, attended the annual Trooping of the Colour ceremony on Saturday, and a picture surfacing online is sparking lots of concern from citizens and people across the world. The picture which showed the newly weds at the back of members of the family during a family picture 15

June 4, 2018 7:18 AM Boko Haram fight commercialized, sack military officers in charge – Fasehun tells Buhari

The founder of Oodua People’s Congress, OPC, Dr. Frederick Fasehun, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to remove top military officers in charge of the fight against Boko Haram. Fasehun urged Buhari to mandate the military commanders to end the Boko Haram insurgency within six months. He stated that the insurgency could be stopped soon but that the military 19

May 31, 2018 9:34 PM Boko Haram: 5 soldiers killed as sect ambush troops

Troops of 271 Tasks Force Battalion deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole were on Thursday ambushed by Boko Haram. The incident occurred along Pridang – Bitta in Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State. Brigadier General Texas Chukwu, Director Army Public Relations, in a statement said during the fight, troops ran into Improvised Explosive Device (IED) 21

May 27, 2018 7:46 PM 26 Syrian and Nine Russian Fighters Killed in Attack

At least 26 Syrian regime forces and nine Russian fighters were killed in an Islamic State group attack earlier this week in Syria’s eastern desert, a monitor said Sunday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the jihadists had targeted a group of Syrian and allied Russian fighters near the town of Mayadeen in Deir Ezzor province on Wednesday 25

May 20, 2018 1:59 PM Bandits abduct housewives in Maganda village

A week after the chief of Army staff, Lt General Tukur Buratai gave soldiers stationed in the Birnin-Gwari axis of Kaduna ultimatum to flush out armed bandits terrorizing and killing people in the area, three housewives were on Saturday abducted in Maganda. Disclosing the new development to PRNigeria, a top member of Birnin-Gwari Vanguards for Security 25

May 17, 2018 8:59 AM Dozens die in fighting over disputed land in SomaliaThe Sun News

Dozens of people have been killed in clashes between troops of Somalia’s breakaway region of Somaliland and its semi-autonomous region of Puntland, medical workers and military officials from both sides said. Puntland and Somaliland have been engaged in conflict over the disputed Sool region for more than 10 years. The two sides engaged in fierce fighting 22

May 17, 2018 12:44 AM Why we’re opposed to Ohanaeze summit – IPOBThe Sun News

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) yesterday, gave reasons why it is opposed to the planned Ohanaeze Ndigbo summit on restructuring of Nigeria, slated for May 21 in Awka, Anambra State. Stating it has nothing against those who genuinely believe restructuring would best address the myriad of problems afflicting the masses in the country, IPOB said it would 24

May 16, 2018 5:43 AM Army Chief, Buratai gives update on Nigeria’s security situation

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen Tukur Buratai on Tuesday told Nigerians that the security situation in the country was under control. Buratai gave the assurance while addressing 250 officers and soldiers of the Nigerian Army School of Infantry, who are undertaking a course at Kachia in Kaduna State. “The measure put in place in tackling security challenges 23

May 6, 2018 3:29 PM EPL: Manchester United plot £80m Martial-Willian swap deal with Chelsea

Manchester United are prepared to sell Anthony Martial to Chelsea, but only if the Blues send Willian in the opposite direction. United manager, Jose Mourinho has tried in the past to sign his former player, but Chelsea knocked back his advances last summer. However, Mourinho feels the Stamford Bridge outfit could be tempted into letting Willian go, if they get Martial 25