Tag: BOKO HARAM

Military Airstrike Hits ISWAP Location, Eliminates Scores of Terrorists in Borno

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2020

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed compounds, housing Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists at Kaza on the Gulumba ... Read More

20,000 to Benefit from NEDC Education Endowment Trust Fund — Chairman

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The North-East Development Commission (NEDC) says no fewer than 20,000 indigenes will benefit from the commission’s Education Endowment Trust Fund (NEDC-EEF) in the region. The ... Read More

602 repentant Boko Haram terrorists take oath of allegiance – DHQ

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2020

Defence Headquarters has said that 602 repentant Boko Haram members swore Oath of Allegiance to the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the last one week. ... Read More

Military Hits Terrorists’ Leaders’ Locations in Sambisa Forest

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

The military has destroyed Boko Haram terrorists leaders’ locations in separate air strikes at Parisu and Bula Bello in Sambisa forest area of Borno. Maj.-Gen. ... Read More

COAS, Buratai Applauds Troops for Subduing Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists Attack on Monguno

Tanimu- June 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusufu Buratai has congratulated officers and men of the Army Super Camp, Monguno for their resilience and ... Read More

Governor Zulum Revokes Allocation of Quarters Not Yet Occupied in Bama

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has revoked the allocation of all residential quarters not yet occupied in Bama town in the past one year. The ... Read More

Troops Destroyed Boko Haram/ISWAP Gun Trucks and Recovered Weapons at Gajigana

Tanimu- May 19, 2020

Troops of 212 Bn, Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE on 17 May 2020 successfully repelled BHT/ISWAP attack and killed several terrorists, recovered arms and ammunition ... Read More

Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole Attack Boko Haram in Sambisa

Tanimu- May 17, 2020

Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in the Sambisa Forest general area of Borno State have been set in disarray as a result of massive air strikes ... Read More

Army Chief, Buratai Hosts Frontline Soldiers in the Northeast to Easter Luncheon

Tanimu- April 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai had Special Easter luncheon with troops of Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE (TC OPLD) on ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Clear Boko Haram/ISWAP at Tumbun Rago/Fulani

Tanimu- April 7, 2020

In continuation with the ongoing clearance operations in the North East Theatre of Operation, combined troops of 403 Special Forces Brigade Baga, Niger Republic Troops ... Read More

Nigerian Military Destroys ISWAP Camp at Tumbun Fulani in Northern Borno

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) and Artillery Batteries of Sector 3 of the Multi-National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) have destroyed an ... Read More

NAF Obliterates Insurgents’ Camp in Sambisa Forest

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has obliterated a terrorists’ camp at Alafa ‘C’ in the heart of Sambisa forest in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, ... Read More

Update on Repel Attack in Damboa by Troops

Tanimu- March 5, 2020

A misguided attempt by some criminal Boko Haram elements to attack the troops of 25 Task Force Brigade (Army Super Camp 2) located in Damboa ... Read More

Come out of hiding, Shari’a Council dares Shekau

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2020

The Supreme Council for Shari’ah in Nigeria, on Monday described Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau as a coward and challenged him to come out of ... Read More

Ex-Governor of Borno State, Shettima Drum Support for President Buhari

Tanimu- February 14, 2020

Sen. Kassim Shettima on Thursday advised Nigerians to stop demonising President Muhammadu Buhari, noting that he had done enough in trying to solve the problem ... Read More

Borno Govt reopens Maiduguri-Dikwa road, 5 years after closure

Abdul Jimoh- February 10, 2020

The Borno government on Sunday reopened the Maiduguri-Dikwa road, five years after it was closed as a result of the Boko Haram insurgency. NAN reports that ... Read More

Insurgency: Theatre command commences local production of MRAPs in Maiduguri

Henry Solomon- February 7, 2020

The Nigerian Army Engineer Corps, Theatre Command of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have commenced local production of Mines Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles in Maiduguri ... Read More

Don’t stop at irregular check points, Army cautions motorists

Abdul Jimoh- January 21, 2020

Maj. Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, has cautioned motorists against stopping at irregular security check point on the Maiduguri-Damaturu road. Adeniyi, who ... Read More

More Captives Rescued as Troops Onslaught Unleashed on Boko Haram Camp

Tanimu- January 11, 2020

As Nigerian Army troops sustain their relentless operations across the nation, more elements of the marauding Boko Haram/ISWAP insurgents as well as bandits and other ... Read More

UK Provides Funds for Nigerian Youth empowerment to Reduce vulnerability to Terrorism

Henry Solomon- December 17, 2019

The United Kingdom says it is currently supporting initiatives to increase economic opportunities for marginalised youth in northern Nigeria with development funding worth nearly 50 ... Read More