This Day (Lagos)

27 August 2014

Nigeria: DHQ Confirms Return of Soldiers From Cameroun

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Nigerian soldiers.

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has confirmed that the 480 troops who were said to have crossed over to Cameroun, while in hot pursuit of terrorists has returned to Nigeria.

According to the statement in their twitter account, the troops who returned from Cameroon were addressed by the General Officer Commanding 3 Division, Maj-Gen Zaruwa as they embark on another mission in the Counter Terrorism campaign.

"All the soldiers are in high spirit with all their weapons and equipment intact", the statement read.

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