Boko Haram: Nigerian Army warns troublemakers

The high command of the 7th division of the Nigerian army, through its new spokesperson, Colonel Sani Usman, based on security reports available at the command, has warned citizens of Maiduguri,the state capital, to beware of a group of people, who are bent on making trouble and destabilise the fragile peace in the state capital. …

COAS REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO WELFARE OF PERSONNEL

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah, has reaffirmed his commitment to improve the welfare of Nigerian Army personnel. This is contained in statement issued on Wednesday in Abuja by Col. Rabe Abubakar, Executive Director, Corporate Affairs Nigerian Army Welfare Limited and Guarantee. The statement said that Minimah made this known during the …

Gunfire in Zaria as Nigerian Army, Shiite Muslims clash By Mohammed Lere

Nigerian soldiers have exchanged fire with members of a radical Islamic group in Zaria, Kaduna State, residents said. Witnesses said troops clashed for more than an hour with thousands of Shiite Nuslims, leaving many injured. Shootings started after the soldiers restricted the procession of the group, around the Sabon-gari area of the town. According to …