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Nigerian Army remains resolute in eradicating Boko Haram, militancy – General Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said that the Nigerian Military will remain resolute in eradicating insurgency and militancy in the country.

Nigerian troops kill 14 terrorists, rescue 30 hostages

The Nigerian Army said its troops attached to Operation Lafiya Dole under the army’s 202 Battalion, 21 Brigade in conjunction with the Mobile Strike Team, MST, killed 14 terrorists and rescued 30 hostages on Saturday.

Nigerian troops rescue six-year-old, kill three Boko Haram insurgents

The Nigerian Army has rescued a 6 year-old boy from Boko Haram captivity in Bama Local Government Area of Borno.


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