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Anambra: Army Kills Three Unknown Gunmen At Police Checkpoint

Operatives of the Nigerian Army have confirmed the killing of three unknown gunmen at a police checkpoint in Anambra State. A statement delivered to newsmen on Saturday by the Director Army Public Relations, Brig Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, revealed that the gallant troops of Sector 5 of Exercise Golden Dawn deployed to the South-East, countered the gunmen with superior firepower, forcing them to flee the scene. The assailants, according to the statement, were followed and the troops successfully neutralised them at the Police checkpoint along Okija-Onitsha expressway on 7 October. The statement read: “Troops of Sector 5 of Exercise GOLDEN DAWN deployed in
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Nigerian Army releases new postings and appointments of senior officers in major shake-up

The Nigerian Army(NA) has released posting and appointments of senior officers. This is in line with the Chief of Army Staff vision to have a professional Nigerian Army ready to accomplish assigned missions within a Joint Environment in Defence of Nigeria. Those affected in the reorganization include; Major General FO Omoigui from Headquarters Theatre Command Operation HADIN KAI to Land Forces Simulation Centre Nigeria and appointed Director General, Major General CG Musa from Nigerian Army Resource Centre to Headquarters Theatre Command Operation HADIN KAI and appointed Theatre Commander, Major General OR Aiyenigba from Defence Headquarters to Headquarters Nigerian Army Corps
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Army reveals who assisted boko haram after Their base was burnt

According to reports, the Boko Haram sect burned down an army base in Yobe State, killing three soldiers and leaving 171 others missing. Ngomari in Buni Yadi and Kumuya in the Buni Gari local government area of Yobe State are the locations of the insurgent-attacked military base. The insurgents launched a well-planned assault on the 27 Task Force Brigade's special forces headquarters. The Nigerian Army Stated that the insurgents not only had a successful assault on the base, but that their gun trucks had also been set ablaze. They've also been able to enlist more support, according to the source. Before launching
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