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Wadume update: Kidnap kingpin testifies before army panel as more suspects arrested

Kidnap kingpin Hamisu Bala Wadume has reportedly indicted some soldiers as he appears for an investigative panel set up by the army – The panel is probing the allegation that some soldiers aided Wadume’s escape when he was first arrested and killed three policemen and a civilian – Wadume reportedly …

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Taraba killings: Leaked memo deepens rift between army, police authorities

The killings of the three police detectives and a civilian by troops of 93 Battalion, Takum, Taraba state continues to generate reactions – A recent memo by the Nigerian army on the situation seems to have fueled distrust among security agencies – There are fears that the two security institutions …

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Insecurity: Nigerian Army acquires new mine resistant vehicles to fight Boko Haram

Nigerian Army has acquired four new mine resistant vehicles to fight Boko Haram insurgency in the north-east region The new vehicles were acquired following a strong partnership between the military and Ogun state based indigenous company The new mine resistant vehicles will hopefully provide protection and enhance fire power for …

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