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Also known as: 22 BN [+]

Country: Nigeria [+]

Classified as: Army  Military [+]


Site First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Ilorin [+] 19 January 1999 [+] 16 May 2013 [+]


Multi-unit organizations that this unit is part of
Name Country Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Military Observer Group [+] Nigeria [+] ECOMOG [+] Peacekeeping [+] 1999 [+]
Operation BOYONA [+] Nigeria [+] JTF [+]
JTF's Operation Boyona [+]
Joint Task Force [+]
Army [+]
Joint Task Force [+]
Military [+]
Police [+]
State Security Service (Internal Security) [+]
15 May 2013 [+]
United Nations Mission in Liberia [+] Philippines [+] UNMIL [+] Peacekeeping [+] September 2013 [+] March 2014 [+]

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Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
27 February 2013 The Sun (Nigeria) Blood in the home
11 April 2017 Security Force Monitor This unit is a placeholder to represent the hierarchical structure of this branch of the security service, based on the Security Force Monitor's research, as the Monitor does not currently have a source for a parent relationship to a specific, named unit
20 January 1999 Tempo The Wasting Of Nigerian Soldiers
02 October 2000 Vanguard Obasanjo Okays New Army Division For Benin
05 August 2002 The News After the Lagos Bomb Explosion
03 March 2003 This Day Army Pledges Continued Defence of Democracy
05 September 2003 This Day Warri: No Military Solution, Says Army Chief
08 April 2004 Vanguard Tinubu/Fayose Face-Off: George Misled Obasanjo, Says Lagos Govt
20 April 2004 This Day Army Games Begin in Abeokuta
16 December 2004 This Day Sierra-Leone: 'Troops 'Ll Not Be Replaced'
22 July 2005 This Day SMEs Can Add Value to Agricultural Produce - Adelaja
21 November 2005 This Day Army Chief Calls for Police Reforms
30 January 2007 Daily Champion Ihejirika Lauds Joint Police/Military Operations in Lagos
11 September 2008 Vanguard Oyinlola, Agagu, Oni Solicit for Peace, Security in S-West
26 December 2008 Daily Trust Army Can Protect Country - Major Maina
10 January 2009 Vanguard Shake-Up in Army
30 August 2009 Leadership Kwara Police Command Issues Quit Notice to Criminals
04 March 2012 Leadership Kwara Commissions N4
16 March 2012 Daily Trust Failing State, Fading Peacekeepers
10 August 2012 Leadership Army Warns Soldiers on Peace Keeping Against Misconduct
11 August 2012 Daily Trust Peace Mission - Army Warns Soldiers Against Misconduct While in Liberia
14 October 2012 Leadership Insecurity - Nigerian Army Organises Counter-Terrorism Training for Civil Defence Corps
21 March 2014 Daily Trust Nigerian Troops Leave for Peace Keeping in Liberia
11 September 2014 The Guardian (Nigeria) Soldier's Alleged Rape of Poly Student - Lawyer Refutes Oyo State Probe Claims
Defence Health Maintenance LTD Military Healthcare Facilities under DHML. 20 April 2016
31 October 2016 The Punch Militants reject Buhari’s meeting, attack pipeline
20 May 2015 Sahara Reporters Nigerian Army: No Longer Business As Usual With Buhari In Charge By Abiodun Ladepo
27 August 2017 The Nation (Nigeria) Army begin combat proficiency competition in Benin Monday
29 November 2017 The Nation (Nigeria) Troops capture Boko Haram commander, kill four 25 August 2018
05 October 2017 The Nation (Nigeria) Troops Kill 4 Boko Haram members in Borno 25 August 2018
26 October 2006 Council on Foreign Relations Modern Military Force Structures
27 January 2016 Channels Television Muslim Women Group Accuses Army Of Harassment
06 September 2013 Daily Times Army Deploys 700 for Liberia Operation
09 July 2013 The Herald Newspapers Army to Train Vigilante on Peace Management
17 May 2013 Leadership Emergency Rule - Economic Activities Grounded in Three States
28 October 2013 News Agency of Nigeria Army chief tasks soldiers on terrorism
26 August 2016 Federal Republic of Nigeria South-West
16 May 2013 The Punch Hundreds of troops deployed in Adamawa, Borno, Yobe
28 August 2014 The Punch Mutiny: Four Military Officers Quizzed
15 July 2012 The Punch Unending controversies over security
2012 United States Department of State et al Foreign Military Training and DoD Engagement Activities of Interest, 2011-2012 (Section IV: Country Training Activities - Africa, Volume II)
2014 United States Department of State Foreign Military Training and DoD Engagement Activities of Interest, 2013-2014
28 August 2012 This Day How to Address Security Challenges, By Army Chief
27 March 2010 Vanguard Jos Crisis - GOC Explodes!
31 March 2011 Vanguard Polls: Soldiers Will Carry Arms, Says COAS
19 March 2012 Vanguard Ohan Bridge of Death Comes Alive!
22 February 2013 Vanguard Two Killed As Rival Revenue Collectors Clash in Edo
14 January 2015 Daily Trust Army Dismisses 227 Soldiers for 'Refusing to Fight Boko Haram'
13 October 2013 Soldiers' Voice, Aso Radio 93.5 Fm Abuja Nigeria NEWS ON THE ARMY SATURDAY 12TH OCTOBER, 2013. 08 July 2020
26 July 2017 P.M. News Akeredolu Laments Rise In Kidnap Cases
06 September 2013 Premium Times Nigeria to deploy 700 soldiers for Peace Keeping Operations in Liberia- Army
23 April 2016 This Day Military Arrests Four Boko Haram Kingpins, Insists Curfew in Maiduguri Still in Force
08 August 2017 This Day Two Soldiers Dead, Scores of Boko Haram Terrorists Killed in Ambush
16 March 2016 Vanguard Buhari’s will, Troops’ resilience behind successes against insurgency- Buratai
20 April 2018 Vanguard Army trains troops for combat proficiency competition 31 July 2018
22 June 2018 Vanguard Soldier fighting Boko Haram commits suicide 09 August 2018