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Operation Python Dance: Army Withdraws from Abia

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has expressed gratitude to God for averting bloodbath in the state, following the withdrawal of troops deployed to Abia for a one-month military exercise code-named “Operation Python Dance.” Ikpeazu made the remark on Sunday when he visited the secretariat of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Abia council to commiserate…

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Army Commences Full Scale Operation “Python Dance II”, Accuses Politicians of Incitement

The Nigerian Army has accused some politicians of attempting to cause crisis between its personnel and people in the South East zone for their selfish interest as it launches exercise “Python Dance II’’. Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman, the Director, Army Public Relations, made the accusation in an interview with journalists on Friday. “It is so sad…

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Python Dance: Army HQ Overrules GOC, Governor, Says Soldiers Not Withdrawing From Abia, South East

  The Nigeria Army has stated that there will be no withdrawal of troops from the South East States as earlier reported by the media. THEWILL recalls that information credited to the Abia State Governor and the General Officer Commanding 82 Division Nigerian Army had suggested that the Army was withdrawing its troops. However, in…

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Python Dance Not Targeted at Nnamdi Kanu, Nigerian Army Says

The Nigerian Army in Enugu, said on Tuesday that the military exercise in the South-East, code-named ‘Operation Python Dance 2’, was not targeted at the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu. Col. Sagir Musa, the Deputy Director, Public Relations, 82 Division, said this when he briefed newsmen at the NUJ Secretariat,…

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