Troops Urge to Maintain Tempo After Series of Victories in Northeast

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Theatre Commander Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Benson Akinroluyo has urged troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE conducting clearance operations in Baga town and adjoining villages to sustain the fighting spirit with which they have defeated Boko Haram terrorists in Baga and other surrounding villages. General Akinroluyo gave the charge today, during an […]

Step by Step Voting Guide for 2019 General Elections – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has spelled out the voting procedures for the 2109 General Elections . The election umpire wrote via its verified Twitter handle , @inecnigeria. The following are the seven steps , as stated by INEC: Step 1: Upon arrival at the polling unit , joins the queue and present yourself to […]

Again, Another Bloody Nose for ISWAP in Northeast

In the determined efforts to wipe out remnants of Boko Haram terrorists that now goes by the appellation of Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), the gallant troops of the newly formed Nigerian Army Special Forces Command (NASFC), Operation LAFIYA DOLE, have given the terrorists that attacked troops location in Baga a bloody nose. […]

Deadly Blow to Boko Haram

SK Usman, Maiduguri: In their determined efforts of wiping the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists, troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have embarked on aggressive clearance operations on suspected Boko Haram terrorist hideouts and crossing points with tremendous results. It is in this line that they neutralised quite a number of them and recovered various calibre […]

Sunday Trust Report Gives Boko Haram Prior Notice of Army Operations Putting Soldiers in Clear and Present Danger

SK Usman, Abuja: The Nigerian Army wishes to clarify on alleged invasion of Media Trust Headquarters in Abuja and regional office in Maiduguri. We would like to state that soldiers of the Nigerian Army along with elements of Nigeria Police Force and other Security Agencies were indeed at Abuja and Maiduguri offices of the publishing […]

Plot to Derail The Ongoing Fight Against Terrorism and Insurgency in Nigeria

SK Usam, Maiduguri: The Nigerian Army has noted with great concern the concerted efforts by some unpatriotic elements to politicise and derail the ongoing fight against terrorism and insurgency in the country. This is manifested in the recent systematic releases and recycling of old BHT propaganda video clips, old interviews of disgruntled and cowardly soldiers, […]

Defense Chief in Maiduguri Lauds Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE

SK Usman, Maiduguri: As part of his routine operational visit, the Chief of Defence Staff, General AG Olonisakin today, Saturday 29th December 2018, visited Military Command and Control Centre (MCCC), Maiduguri where he commended the gallant troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE for holding unto our territory and maintaining her integrity. During the visit and having […]

NA Replies on #FakeNews of 700 Soldiers Missing, 2,000 Trapped in Baga

SK Usman, Baga: Our attention has been drawn to a news story with the headline “EXCLUSIVE: ‘About 700 Soldiers Missing, More Than 2,000 Trapped’ As Boko Haram Takes Over Baga” on Sahara Reporters website alleging that such number of soldiers were trapped and the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) could not do anything to extricate them. […]

Troops with Their Navy Counterparts Put up Fight to Repel Boko Haram Attack

SK Usman, Maiduguri: Please recall that yesterday, Wednesday 26th December 2018 suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked the headquarters of 7 Brigade Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), Baga, Borno State, at about 7.00pm. The troops along with their Nigerian Navy counterparts put up a very determined fight to repel the attack throughout the night, while Sector […]

Army Chief Clebrates Christmas in Kunduga with Troops

SK Usman, Maiduguri: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General TY Buratai along with Principal Staff Officers, Corps Commanders and other senior officers of the Nigerian Army held a Christmas luncheon with troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE in the North East of Nigeria. Specifically, the COAS was at Forward Operation Base (FOB) Delwa, Konduga […]