Bandits trying to escape the ongoing military operation in Zamfara and Katsina states met their waterloo in the hands of soldiers at Maganda village near Allawa in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. The bandits, who were said to be escaping through the notorious Allawa Forest in their hundreds, […]

The Islami cleric, Gumi made the public call in a statement he issued on Facebook on Monday. Shiekh Ahmad Gumi has kicked against the federal government sending the military to fight bandits.  The controversial cleric warned the FG to stop such immediately. According to him, the military cannot stop banditry in […]

Myanmar’s shadow government, formed by opponents of military rule, called for a revolt against the junta on Tuesday, setting out a strategy that included action by armed militias and ethnic forces and urging bureaucrats to leave their posts. Duwa Lashi La, the acting president of the National Unity Government, said […]

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency have arrested a military officer, Anayo Nwamban, for allegedly plotting to implicate his brother. A spokesperson for the NDLEA, Femi Babafemi, in a statement on Sunday, said Nwamban, after planting a drug in his brother’s house, reported him to the agency. However, […]

The Military High Command has refused to give details of the condition of Major Christopher Datong who was abducted when armed men broke into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) in Kaduna last week. Daily Trust had reported how bandits invaded the residential quarters at the NDA, leading to the death […]

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has revealed soldiers shot at a boat in Port Harcourt. Recall that DHQ was lambasted last week after reports emerged that soldiers shot a boat conveying people and food items from Port Harcourt to Bonny in Rivers. However, a statement on Monday by the Director of […]