List of wars involving Nigeria

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This is a list of wars and conflicts in Nigeria.

Conflict Combatant 1 Combatant 2 Results
Congo Crisis
(1960–1964)
Congo
United Nations UNOC
 Katanga
 South Kasai
Victory
  • Katanga and South Kasai dissolved.
Nigerian Civil War
(1967–1970)
 Nigeria
 Egypt
 Biafra Victory
  • Reincorporation of Biafra into Nigeria.
Sierra Leone Civil War
(1993–2002)
Sierra Leone Sierra Leone
Nigeria ECOMOG
 United Kingdom
United Nations UNAMSIL
Sl RUF.png RUF
Liberia NPFL
Sierra Leone AFRC
Victory
Conflict in the Niger Delta
(2004–)
 Nigeria MEND
NDPVF
NDLF
Ongoing
  • Amnesty agreement in 2009
Boko Haram insurgency
(2009–)
 Nigeria
 Cameroon
 Chad
Flag of Niger 3!2.svg Niger
Boko Haram
Ansaru
Ongoing
  • Introduction of sharia law in 9 states.
Northern Mali War
(2013)
 Mali
Flag of France.svg France
Nigeria ECOWAS
Islamists Withdrawal

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