Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has said that there was no attack on critical national infrastructure. It said that troops were ambushed while responding to a distress call in the Shiroro community. A statement by the spokesman, Brigadier-General Onyema Nwachukwu, said on Wednesday, June 29, troops of the Nigerian Army deployed in the Shiroro General Area, responded […]

As Nigeria prepares for its 61st Independence anniversary celebration, the Guards Brigade says, there will be movement of heavy military equipment into the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, and its environs. A statement by the spokesman, Captain Godfrey Abakpa noted that the equipment will be used during the Independence Day celebrations. The statement added that the […]

The Nigerian Army has reacted to a  viral video-clip of a renowned  Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmed Gumi alleging non-Muslim soldiers were responsible for the attacks against bandits. A statement by the Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima said the Nigerian Army as national institution   does not deploy its troops along ethnic or religious […]

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