The Nigerian Army has said it will begin operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile in the South-East and South-West  on the 1st of November. Exercise Ayem Akpatuma would commence on the same day in the North-Central. The Chief of Army State, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, announced this at a press conference in Abuja. According to the announcement, “The exercises to […]

There was panic at the University of Maiduguri on Sunday night as soldiers battled to repel a Boko Haram attack on the higher institution. Sources at the university, located along Maiduguri-Bama road, said deafening sounds of gunshots were heard echoing from a direction the female hostels are located. The gunshots lasted for about an hour […]

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State has directed Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Mr Mustapha Inuwa, to arrange a meeting for him and security chiefs with suspected bandits at their hideouts for dialogue, to ensure peace returned in the state. The Director General on Media and Publicity, Mr Abdu Labaran, made this this known […]

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