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10 Nigerian troops killed in Boko Haram ambush

At least 10 Nigerian soldiers have been killed and nine severely injured in an ambush by jihadists in restive northeast Nigeria, military sources said...

Islamic State claims killing of 14 Nigerian soldiers in Borno

Islamic State said via its Amaq news agency that it killed 14 Nigerian soldiers in the northeast state of Borno in attacks on Wednesday. There...

Policemen Killing: Buhari awaiting investigation committee report

President Muhammadu Buhari is awaiting the report of a joint investigation committee before taking a decisive action on the killing of three policemen in Taraba.

Nigeria buries soldiers at night in secret cemetery – WSJ

Wall Street Journal has provided some evidence that the Nigerian government has secretly buried many soldiers at a cemetery in Maidguri, Borno state

IS-backed Boko Haram faction publishes ‘execution’ video

Boko Haram's Islamic State-backed faction has claimed to have executed five Nigerian soldiers but security sources told AFP on Tuesday three of those killed were civilian militia members.

Islamic State says it killed 10 Nigerian soldiers – Amaq

Islamic State said on Saturday it killed 10 Nigerian soldiers in an attack on Thursday in Borno state, but a Nigerian Army spokesman said “no such incident was recorded.”

ISWA overrun, takeover Rann in latest attack

Islamic State West Africa (ISWA) insurgents overran the town of Rann in northeastern Nigeria on Monday evening, security sources told Reuters.

12 Nigerian soldiers killed in fight against Boko Haram

At least 12 Nigerian soldiers were killed and dozens of others are missing after fighting with Islamists in Gudumbali, Borno state

Nigeria Armed Forces need N9bn for shoes, boots yearly

Nigerian Armed Forces require N9 billion worth of boots yearly AVM Jumo Osahor, Director-General, Defence Research and Development...

Boko Haram deploying drones, mercenaries – Army

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai says Boko Haram terrorists have deployed drones and other hi-tech in fighting Nigerian soldiers.