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Nigerian soldiers better trained, well-motivated than Boko Haram – Army

The Nigerian Army has debunked reports that the ragtag Boko Haram fighters are better equipped than Nigerian soldiers, dismissing them as propaganda and psychological warfare against troops.

Military to update Nigerians on Baga attacks today

The Nigerian Army will today address the press in Maiduguri on the confusing reports from Baga, a fishing town north of Borno.

Buratai salutes Gov. Shettima for renovating Bama Barracks

By Mustapha Buhari, Maiduguri The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu  Buratai has commended the governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima, for embarking...

9 soldiers, many terrorists killed as Boko Haram ambushes NNPC’s oil prospecting team

From Mustapa Buhari, Maiduguri An army officer, eight soldiers and unspecified number of terrorists have been killed as Boko Haram ambushed NNPC’s oil prospecting team...

Nigerian Army captures Boko Haram spies, loses 4 soldiers

The Nigerian Army has captured two Boko Haram informants, just as it lost one officer and three soldiers in Borno State on Thursday. The Army...

Nigerian troops kill Boko Haram commander, Abu Nazir, rescue kid fighters

By Ibrahim Sulaiman The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it carried out a successful clearance operation at Jarawa village, Kala Balge Local Government Area, Borno...

Buratai bags highest Brazilian military award

Nigeria’s chief of army staff, Tukur Buratai, has been conferred with the Brazilian Military Order of Merit Award at Brasilia. The Brazilian military order of...

Army generals escape death in Borno

Two senior army officers escaped any harm as their convoy encountered and cleared four Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs, buried by suspected elements of Boko...

Top Boko Haram member surrenders

A high ranking member of the Boko Haram terrorist group, Bulama Kailani Mohammed Metele, has surrendered to 145 Task Force Battalion, 5 Brigade troops...

Boko Haram: Troops liberate 455 hostages in Kala-Balge

The Nigerian Army said it rescued 455 people held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Kala Balge Local Government Area of Borno State. A statement...

Nigerian Army, SSS arrest 3 foreign terrorists planning to attack Gombe

By Ruqayyah Aliyu   The Nigerian Army troops in conjunction with operatives of State Security Services, SSS, have arrested three suspected Chadian Boko Haram terrorists that belonged...

QUIT OR STOP COMPLAINING, Nigerian Army tells soldiers grumbling over meagre allowances

The Nigerian Army has issued a stern warning to soldiers groaning under lack of welfare and payment of allowances. The army read the riot act...

Full transcript of Shekau video: Nigerian Christians use “local Bible”, Virgin Mary is our mother

By Dawud Nazifi In the new video obtained by Daily Nigerian on Thursday, Shekau first made a lengthy introduction in Arabic before he started talking...

Nigerian Army advances into Sambisa, clears terrorist camps

The troops of 21 Brigade, 7 Division, have continued offensive operations against the Boko Haram terrorists hiding in the Sambisa forest.  A statement by the...

Nigerian Army chief, Buratai, directs all personnel to declare assets

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has directed all officers of the Nigerian Army who have not declared their assets...

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