Stop North-East Soldiers From Using Phones – Rep Tells Defence Headquarters

The Vice-Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on National Security and Intelligence, Mr Ade Adeogun, has criticised troops who record their activities in the war against insurgents in the North-East and publish the videos on social media. The lawmaker made the criticism while featuring on TVC News on Saturday, a clip of which our …

Soldiers Who Kidnapped, Killed FUTO Student, Arrested

A soldier and other suspects have been arrested over the kidnap and murder of Leo Micah Isiah, a 22-year-old student of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, after collecting the N800,000 in his account. One of the members of the gang, named Godson Chimezie, led SARS officers to the place where the body of Leo …

Nigerian Soldiers Lay Curses On Chief Of Army Staff, Buratai, After Boko Haram Ambush

Some personnel of the Nigerian Army have laid curses on the country’s Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, after falling into a Boko Haram trap in the North-East where the war against terrorism is at its fiercest. In a video exclusively obtained by SaharaReporters, some soldiers while lamenting their near-death experiences and the …

Army Commander And 20 Soldiers Are Killed In Boko Haram Ambush

An army commander and at least 20 soldiers have been killed in an ambush by Boko Haram insurgents in Yobe. The troops were ambushed on their way from Borogozo where the headquarters of the army’s 29 task force brigade is to Benisheikh where they have a forward operating base (FOB). A military source in sector …

Gunmen Kill Two Soldiers, Abduct Expatriate in Akwa Ibom

Gunmen killed two soldiers and abducted an expatriate at a road construction site in Ukanafun council area of Akwa Ibom today Thursday July 18th.   The yet-to-be-identified expatriate engineer, who works with Al Madal Construction Company, was inspecting the construction of Ikot Ibritam, Inen Ekeffe, and Odoro Ikot to Ukanafun road project when the gun-wielding men struck. …

Boko Haram kills Five Nigerian Soldiers in Borno State

An Army colonel, a captain and his four escorts, as well as driver, have been killed by rampaging Boko Haram insurgents between Mainok and Jakana along Damaturu/Maiduguri highway.   According to a report by TheNation, the Colonel and his convoy ran into some fleeing insurgents after a heavy gunfire exchange with soldiers at Jakana in an …

Boko Haram Attacks Nigerian Soldiers, Military Base In Borno

Boko Haram terrorists have attacked Nigerian troops in Damasak town of Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State. SaharaReporters had authoritatively detailed plans of the attack on soldiers by the insurgents, calling on the government to act fast. A top military source who confirmed the incident said the attack was carried out on a military …