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Nigerian Military Commanders Storm Rann, Gamboru Ngala after Terrorists Attacks, To Reassure Citizens And Boost Morale Of The Soldiers

On Tuesday, 15th January, Boko Haram terrorists attacked Rann, a community that houses Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), they came with about 8 Gun trucks, and some motorcycles, they burnt some parts of the village and NGO stores and looted several foodstuff and other items. The attacks which was spontaneous and severe, caused many of the IDPs to run towards the

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Just In; AIG Adamu takes over as Acting Inspector General of Police

The Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG Mohammed Adamu has today, taken over as the acting Inspector General of Police, IGP. The former IGP, Ibrahim Idris who retired today, after controversial calls for his retirement across all quarters, took his successor, Adamu to President Muhammadu Buhari, who decorated him in his new rank at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Mohammed Adamu,

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Dino Melaye Is In DSS Hospital And Not Abducted

The Nigeria Police on Friday confirmed that they took Senator Dino Melaye to the Department of State Security (DSS) hospital, and this puts to rest the story of abduction that trended last Thursday. Police spokesman, Moshood Jimoh, Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police, in a statement explained that the police already obtained a 14 day remand warrant, from the Federal Capital

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Update On Journalists Shot At Lagos APC Rally……War Of Words Between Journalists & Sanwo-Olu Camp

The update on the 3 journalists who were wounded by gunshots and pellets on Tuesdays APC rally, has started brewing a war of words between the journalist led International Press Centre (IPC), and the Sanwo-Olu camp. It would be recalled that on Wednesday, the IPC condemned the incident in a press release below.. ..https://wakeupafrica360.com/2019/01/09/three-journalists-shot-at-apc-lagos-flag-off-campaign-rally/ IPC condemns shooting of journalists at

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Buhari Set To Act On IG Idris Retirement Controversy

iThere are indications that IG of Police Idris Ibrahim may be going on retirement soon, because President Muhamadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that he will do something about the controversy surrounding the retirement of the IG Idris. Buhari who spoke exclusively to ThisDay/ Arise TV, took responsibility for not changing his military and security chiefs since 2015, which in turn

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Military Helicopter Fighting Boko Haram Goes Missing In Borno

The Nigerian Air Force on Tuesday deployed an attack helicopter to Boko Haram wartorn areas such as Metele, Buni Gari, Baga etc in a bid to support the troops and retrieve some of the captured areas in the hands of the insurgents. However, as at Wednesday night, the Helicopter has been declared missing in action, with fears that the aircraft

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