Tag: Ambush

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Along Mainok-Jakana

Tanimu- May 14, 2020

Troops of Sector 1, Operation LAFIYA DOLE have successfully staged an ambush at identified Boko Haram terrorists crossing point at Mainok-Jakana axis in kaga local ... Read More

3 Neutralized, Guns Recovered in an Ambush in Gwoza

Tanimu- October 4, 2019

Following credible information from some patriotic Nigerians about terrorists movement along Banki Road Junction, Pulka in Gwoza general area, troops of Special Response Area (SRA) ... Read More

Troops Foils Terrorists IED Ambush Party at Bitta

Tanimu- August 31, 2019

Troops of 26 Task Force Brigade under the auspices of Operation HALAKA DODO, Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE successfully thwarted Terrorists efforts to plant Improvised ... Read More

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

Tanimu- December 28, 2018

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 ... Read More

222 Battalion Ambushed Along Maiduguri-Bama Road

Tanimu- September 17, 2018

Gallant Troops of 222 Battalion Neutralise BHTs. Reports just reaching us confirmed that troops of 21 Brigade led by the Brigade Commander on a clearance ... Read More

How COAS Lt. Gen. Burutai Ambushed Boko Haram Terrorists

Tanimu- December 9, 2017

Abuja, SK Usman: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to an online publication circulating mostly on the Social Media that the Chief ... Read More

In Bama Ambush, Many Insurgents Neutralized, 4 Persons Lost Their Lives and 6 Soldiers Sustain Injuries

Tanimu- October 31, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Troops of 152 Battalion, 21 Brigade Nigerian Army on Operation LAFIYA DOLE on Monday 30th October 2017, encountered suspected Boko Haram terrorists ... Read More

Troops, Boko Haram In an Ambush Where Many Neutralized

Tanimu- September 11, 2017

Sk Usman, Abuja: The Troops of 151 Battalion, 21 Brigade Nigerian Army on operation LAFIYA DOLE, at the early hours of Sunday 10th September 2017, ... Read More

10 Killed in an Ambush and Rustled Animals Recovered

Tanimu- August 17, 2017

Timothy Antigh, Maiduguri: In continuation of ongoing efforts to deny terrorists freedom of action in it's Area of Responsibility, troops of 8 Task Force Division ... Read More

Troops Neutralise Over 13 Terrorists In An Ambush

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2017

Troops of the Operation Lafiya Dole neutralised over 13 terrorists on Saturday in various areas in Borno and Adamawa during clearance operations. The army spokesman, ... Read More

5 Neutralized In An Ambush In The Northeast, Troop Discover IED

Tanimu- July 1, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Troops of 151 Battalion on routine fighting patrol within Lt Col Abu Ali Range discovered freshly dug hole prepared for Improvised Explosive ... Read More

Heated Cross Fire Between Troops and Boko Haram Fish Smuggling Ring in Damasak

Tanimu- May 13, 2017

Timothy Antigha, Abuja: Troops of 145 and 158 Task Force Battalions, 5 Brigade have smashed a fish smuggling ring perpetrated by Boko Haram terrorists to ... Read More

Troops Ambush Boko Haram In A Clearance Operation

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2017

The Nigerian Army has carried out a Clearance Operation and Ambush againsts Boko Haram Insurgents in the North East. Troops of 192 Battalion, 26 Task ... Read More

Col. Abu Ali: President Buhari Mourns Fallen Officers and Men, Their Sacrifices Won’t Be Vain

Tanimu- November 7, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari says the sacrifices of fallen officers and men in the war against terrorism in Nigeria would never go in vain, and that ... Read More

4 Killed In Kidnappers Ambush

Tanimu- October 11, 2016

Arms and Charms recovered from kidnappers Ambush Yesterday, troops of 33 Brigade Forward Operations ambush kidnappers Base in Burra, Bauchi State based on information received ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists At Bulabulin

Tanimu- September 29, 2016

Arms Catche From Boko Haram Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Today, Wednesday 28th September 2016, in the morning troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE on patrol came ... Read More

@HQNigerianArmy Weekend of Attacks, Ambush, Repels and IED

Tanimu- September 26, 2016

Militants Attack Troops At Bakassi The busy weekend for Nigerian army started at Bakassi, where at the early hours of the morning, suspected militants led ... Read More

Two Boko Haram Commanders killed As Troops Repel Attack On Their Location At Darul Jamel

Abdul Jimoh- August 23, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja; Troops on Operation LAFIYA DOLE stationed at Darul Jamel, on the fringes of Sambisa forest, northern parts of Borno State, yesterday ... Read More

Breaking: Soldiers Missing In Action At Guro Found

Tanimu- July 23, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Please recall that some of our troops were missing in action after an ambush at Guro Gongon on 20th July 2016. ... Read More

Ambushed Terrorists Escaped With Gun Shot Wounds Abandoned Buffalo Land Cruiser Gun Truck

Tanimu- July 14, 2016

Following reliable information about movement of remnants of suspected Boko Haram terrorists, troops of 118 Task Force Battalion, 7 Brigade, laid an ambush for the ... Read More