Tag archive for ‘Soldiers’
By admin On Saturday, June 9th, 2018
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Tension In Niger Delta As Soldiers, Suspected Militants Clash…4 Killed

LAGOS JUNE 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)- There is palpable tension in Oluasiri community in Nembe local government area of Bayelsa state as Nigerian Army and militants clash. Meanwhile the people of Oluasiri have cried out More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018
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Police Sergeant Dies During Clash Between Youths And Soldiers In Burial Ceremony

Late Sergeant Imomoh LAGOS MARCH 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A policeman identified as Imomoh, died over the weekend during a clash between the youth and a team of soldiers drafted to maintain peace at the burial reception More...

By admin On Thursday, January 11th, 2018
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Four Soldiers, Militants Killed As Army Begin Manhunt Of Killers Of Beheaded Soldier

By Amos Okioma LAGOS JANUARY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four soldiers and some militants have been reportedly killed in a bloody clash between militants and soldiers in an ongoing military operation to fish out those behind More...

By admin On Monday, July 24th, 2017
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Two Dead, Scores Injured as Urhobo Communities Clash In Delta

LAGOS JULY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-No fewer than two people were reported to have lost their live and scores injure d as two Urhobo communities of Uwheru and Unenurhe of Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta More...

By admin On Monday, May 1st, 2017
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JUST IN: Soldiers Kill Notorious Lagos Militant Kingpin In Ondo

LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected leader of a militant group involved in the series of kidnap cases in Ikorodu and Epe areas of Lagos has been shot dead by soldiers. The suspect simply identified as OC was More...

By admin On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Boko Haram: Suicide Car Bomb Kills Five Soldiers, Injures Forty

LAGOS APRIL 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A suicide car bomber has attacked a military convoy in northeast Nigeria, killing five soldiers and injuring another 40, security forces have said. Two military officers told the More...

By admin On Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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Militants On rampage In Lagos, Kill Scores of Soldiers, Police in Ikorodu

LAGOS APRIL 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Militants are on rampage in Lagos killing scores of soldiers and police in Ikorodu area. The militants struck overnight at Woodland Estate area, Ishawo in Ikorodu. Urhobotoday source More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Nigerian Army Gun Down Three Female Suicide Bombers at Adamawa

LAGOS JANUARY 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three female suicide bombers were on Wednesday shot dead in Bakin Dutse, Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State, officials have said. The officials said the three girls More...

By admin On Sunday, November 27th, 2016
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Murder of 3SC Player: Ex-Council Boss Urges FIFA to Suspend Nigeria

3SC Ibadan defender, Joseph Izu. LAGOS NOVEMBER 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Chairman of Ahoada West Local Government Council of Rivers State, Ikechukwu Obuzor has called on world’s football governing body, FIFA, More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
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Top Commander of N’Delta Greenland Justice Mandate Nab With His Four Foot Soldiers

LAGOS OCTOBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top commander of the Urhobo/Isoko militant group, the Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate (NDGJM), has been nabbed by the operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) in the oil-rich More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Urhobo Women Barricade East-West Road, Protest Army Intimidation, Arrest of Indigenes

Women protesting at East-Wwest Road,Ughelli axis yesterday LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Scores of women from Iwhre-Nene community in Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State yesterday blocked a side More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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N’Delta: Army Officers Fingered In Oil Rackets, Extortion of Truck Owners

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Events surrounding a recent seizure of three fuel laden Mack tankers by army men of 3rd Battalion stationed at Warri, Delta State, their consequent alleged attempt at extorting More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016
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Delta: Urhobo Community Jubilates Over Release of Three Akperhe Indegenes Accused of Militancy

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The people of Akperhe Community, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State jubilated on Tuesday following the release of the last three persons arrested by the military More...

By admin On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Bayelsa: Operation Crocodile Smile Suffers Major Loss as Four Soldiers Drown In Boat Mishap

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The military operation dubbed Operation Crocodile Smile suffered a major loss on Monday following a boat accident along the Brass Water Front in Brass Local Government Area (LGA) More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 9th, 2016
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Bayelsa: Gunmen disguising as Priest Kill Three Soldiers, Cart Away Weapons

LAGOS AUGUST 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)Gunmen disguised as priests have killed at least three soldiers in Bayelsa state, southern Nigeria. The soldiers were part of the Operation Crocodile Tears, aimed at safeguarding oil More...

By admin On Friday, July 29th, 2016
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Boko Haram Fighters Injure UN Officials, Nigerian Soldiers in Attack Close to Maiduguri

An injured UN official receiving treatment after the Boko Haram attack. Photo credits: Daily Post. LAGOS JULY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A team of United Nations, UN, officials were attacked on Thursday by Boko Haram, DAILY More...

By admin On Monday, July 25th, 2016
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Nigeria Army to N’Delta Militants, We’ll Use Force If Dialogue Fails

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has said that the Nigerian Army would not hesitate to use force should the dialogue between the Federal Government and militants fail. Buratai More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
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Massive Spill as Avengers Bomb Shell Facilities Near Warri

,Shell,Oil Spill,Soldier LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The dreaded militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, have once again blown up crude oil trunkline belonging to the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria More...

By admin On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Petrol Scarcity Wahala: Man Stripes Naked For Being Denied Entrance into Fuel Station

LAGOS APRIL 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The lingering fuel scarcity in the country has started taking its toll in different dimension. Beside fuel seekers who got burnt as a result of explosion in filling stations and More...

By admin On Monday, February 15th, 2016
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FG to Redeploy Troops to Niger Delta -Presidency

LAGOS FEBRUARY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday that the Federal Government has started deploying the military to the Niger Delta. He said the step became imperative in order to end More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015
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How Biafra Struggle Rekindles Memory of Asaba Massacre

LAGOS DECEMBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-On 7 October 1967, Nigeria second division under the command of Murtala Mohammed and Ibrahim Taiwo ordered the whole town people of Asaba to assemble in a village square known as More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
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Kogi: Okene Stand Still as Soldiers Battle Suspected Religious Insurgents

LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-There is confusion and all activities stand still as soldiers angaged suspected insurgents in gun battle at Inike axis in Okene local government area of Kogi state. It was learnt More...

By admin On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015
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Nigerian Army Reinstates 3,000 Soldiers Dismissed over Boko Haram War

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)- – The Nigerian army said Thursday it had reinstated some 3,000 soldiers who were dismissed for alleged indiscipline in the battle against Boko Haram insurgents in the northeast. Army More...

By admin On Thursday, August 13th, 2015
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North Korea Threatens To Attack US, South Korea over Joint Military Drills

North-Korean soldiers LAGOS AUGUST 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-North Korea slammed the upcoming joint military exercises between the United States and South Korea and threatened to attack the White House and Seoul. The reclusive More...

By admin On Monday, July 6th, 2015
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Police Nab 4 Ikorodu Banks’ Robbers with Bundles of Naira Notes…Acquire JEEPS, Landed Property

IGP Solomon Arase LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Four members of the robbery gang, which unleashed terror on two commercial banks in the Ipakodo, Ikorodu area of Lagos two weeks ago, have been arrested by the police. Our More...