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Ministries, agencies, military yet to pay N45b electricity bill

As at the end of 2015, government Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs as well as military establishments were yet to pay electricity debts that had risen to a total of over N45 billion.

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UK’s Iraq military role to expand

The UK’s engagement in Iraq has moved beyond a solely humanitarian one, the Defence Secretary said, as RAF aircraft continued to fly reconnaissance missions to aid the fight against Islamic State extremists. Michael Fallon told personnel taking part that it was likely to last “weeks and months” as David Cameron declared that British “military prowess” would have to play a …

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Suspected Kaduna bomber arrested, disguised as woman – Military

The Nigerian military on Friday said it arrested a suspected bomber who disguised as a woman. A statement by the Defence Headquarters said the man who dressed like woman was suspected to be connected with the explosion targeted at the convoy of former military Head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari, in Kaduna. The attack occurred near the busy Kawo Market …

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Military arrests three female Boko Haram suspects

In the aftermath of the failed suicide bombing attempt on a military facility by a female terrorist who blew herself up in Gombe recently, troops have arrested three suspected female terrorists who have been secretly recruiting ladies into the female wing of the violent Islamic sect, Boko Haram. The suspects, Hafsat Bako, Zainab Idris and Aisha Abubakar, were arrested while …

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Genocide: Count military out

The military yesterday, denied allegation of genocide leveled against it from some quarters in the North, saying that soldiers fighting the Boko Haram insurgents had never involved themselves in such act.

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