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    Nigerian Army kills 9 Boko Haram members in fresh attack - Spokesperson one Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs), five jerrycans of Premium Motor Spirit and nine motorcycles were recovered from the terrorists. “The troops would continue the clearance operation of the remnants of the Boko Haram in nooks and crannies of their

    Military action still an option against militancy in Niger Delta - Buhari He also said that their capacity to take territories had been knocked out, adding that ongoing operations were to clear remnants of the terrorists from without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES. Tony Elumelu Foundation partners Nigeria’s

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