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At Least 30 Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Ambush After Mine Attack

MENA FN 03 Jul 2022
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) At least 30 Nigerian soldiers were killed in an ambush after gunmen attacked a mine in the Shiroro area of Niger state earlier this week, three sources said on ... .
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"I've Sacrificed My Life for Nigeria," - Soldier Who Died in Shiroro Attack

All Africa 03 Jul 2022
The soldier, Husseini Muhammad, from Jigawa State, was among 37 security personnel killed in the attack at a mining site in Shiroro Local Government Niger State ....
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Nigeria: Buhari Reacts As Army Launches 'Manhunt' for Killers of Soldiers in Niger, Taraba

All Africa 03 Jul 2022
The Nigerian Army said it had begun a manhunt against the terrorists who killed some of its personnel, police officers and civilians at a mining site in Niger State on Wednesday ....
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At Least 30 Nigerian Soldiers Killed in Ambush After Mine Attack - Sources

US News 03 Jul 2022
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - At least 30 Nigerian soldiers were killed in an ambush after gunmen attacked a mine in the Shiroro area of Niger... .
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Tinubu’s Lingering Certificate Conundrum

This Day 03 Jul 2022
SIMONKOLAWOLELIVE! BY SIMON KOLAWOLE ... I found it curious that Tinubu would make such a claim ... I am not surprised ... so, this is what has become normal in northern Nigeria? On Wednesday, terrorists attacked a mining site in Ajata-Abok, Shiroro LGA, Niger state, and massacred 20 soldiers and seven policemen who were responding to a distress call ... Snide ... .
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At least 30 Nigerian soldiers killed in ambush after mine attack – sources

FX Empire 02 Jul 2022
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) – At least 30 Nigerian soldiers were killed in an ambush after gunmen attacked a mine in the Shiroro area of Niger state earlier this week, three sources said on Saturday ... Emmanuel Umar, the commissioner for state security in northwestern Niger, ...
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Nigerian Authorities Search for Abducted Chinese Nationals, Others

Beijing News 02 Jul 2022
Authorities in Nigeria's central Niger state are searching for gunmen who attacked a mine this week and abducted several people, including four Chinese citizens ... Niger state Police Commissioner Monday Bala Kuryas said reinforcements have been sent to the Shiroro local government area, where the Ajata Aboki mining site is located.
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Buhari: Killing of 30 Soldiers, 7 Policemen By Terrorists in Shiroro, a Direct Assault on Nigeria

This Day 02 Jul 2022
The security agents were ambushed by the terrorists on their way to a mining site in Shiroro, in response to a distress call ... Reactions have continued to trail the gruesome murder of security men and some civilians at the Ajata Aboki mining site in the Erena ward of Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State last Wednesday.
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Nigeria: Nigerian Authorities Search for Abducted Chinese Nationals, Others

All Africa 02 Jul 2022
Authorities in Nigeria's central Niger state are searching for gunmen who ...
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Chinese miners kidnapped in deadly Nigerian raid

Business Ghana 01 Jul 2022
Gunmen in Nigeria launched a deadly attack on a mine in the state of Niger on Wednesday, kidnapping at least four Chinese miners. Niger state police commissioner Bala Kuryas told the ...
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Four Chinese workers kidnapped by armed Nigerian criminals at mine

Independent online (SA) 01 Jul 2022
Cape Town - Armed men attacked a mine in central Nigeria on Wednesday killing security personnel and kidnapping ... Gunmen attacked the mine in Ajata Aboki village in Shiroro region of Niger state on Wednesday afternoon, according to the local commissioner for security, Emmanuel Umar.
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Banditry: My Constituents now Refugees, can’t Farm Again, Lawmaker Laments

This Day 01 Jul 2022
“I am indeed saddened at the report of the cold blooded murder of 30 of our security men and some locals by dare devil blood thirsty terrorists who invaded the Ajata Aboki mining community in Erena ward of Shiroro Local Government of Niger State on Wednesday.
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Gunmen kidnap four Chinese workers in central Nigeria

Al Jazeera 30 Jun 2022
The State Commissioner for Internal Security Emmanuel Umar said security forces had responded to a distress call on Wednesday after gunmen invaded a mining site at Ajata Aboki village in Niger state’s Shiroro area ... Three Chinese nationals were abducted in a similar attack in Niger state earlier this year while working at a hydroelectric power plant.
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Four Chinese nationals abducted in deadly Nigeria attack

Beaumont Enterprise 30 Jun 2022
The attackers on Wednesday evening “invaded” the mining site in Shiroro council area of Niger state which is prone to such attacks and opened fire on those present before fleeing with some staffers including the Chinese, according to Emmanuel Umar, the state commissioner for security.
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Gunmen abduct four Chinese workers, locals from Nigerian mine

Hong Kong Standard 30 Jun 2022
Gunmen killed an unknown number of people and abducted four Chinese workers and some local employees after an attack at a mine in Niger state in northwestern Nigeria, the state's commissioner for internal security said on Thursday ... in Niger's Shiroro district.

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