Tag: IEDs

MCRP Sensitizes IDPs on Unexplored Ordnance in Borno

AMT Tanimu- December 12, 2018

The Borno State Multi-Sectoral Crisis Recovery Project in collaboration with Ivanovo Global Partners has organized a five-day sensitization campaign on Mine Awareness and unexploded ordinance ... Read More

Saturday Suicide Attack: 32 Kill, 84 Injured 84 in Damboa, Borno

Henry Solomon- June 17, 2018

No fewer than 32 persons were killed,  while 84 others were injured when six suicide bombers detonated Improvised Explosive Devices(IEDs), in Damboa local government area ... Read More

Air Force Destroys Insurgents’ IEDs Facility in Borno

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has successfully destroyed an insurgents’ facility for manufacturing of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) in Borno. The Director of ... Read More

Suicide Bombers Die In Foiled Attempt

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2016

The Police Command in Borno, on Friday, confirmed the killing of two suspected suicide bombers after an explosion near a mobile police unit in Jiddari ... Read More

Troops Carry Out Mine and Improvised Explosive Device Clearance Operation

Abdul Jimoh- August 12, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman Following information provided by an arrested suspected Boko Haram terrorist, Lawan Abbai, troops on Operation LAFIYA DOLE yesterday morning carried out mine ... Read More

Jordan To Collaborate With Nigeria On Ending Terrorism

Abdul Jimoh- May 31, 2016

A high power delegation from His Royal Majesty King Abdullah II of the Republic of Jordan has paid a courtesy visit to the Chief of ... Read More

Boko Haram Attacks Jere, Borno State

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 27, 2016

Few days after the return of displaced Emirs who have spent about two years in Maiduguri due to Boko Haram insurgence, believing that the fights ... Read More

Busted; Troops Discover And Destroy Boko Haram Terrorists Administrative Base

Abdul Jimoh- May 5, 2016

At the early hours of today, Wednesday 4th May 2016, troops of 156 Task Force Battalion, 29 Task Force Brigade, assisted by Civilian JTF embarked ... Read More

Boko Haram Secret IEDs Factory Bursted In Ngala Town

AMT Tanimu- May 1, 2016

On Friday 30th April 2016, the ever hard working troops of 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, have again succeeded in bursting a ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Intensify Efforts Of Clearing Remnants Of Boko Haram Terrorists

Abdul Jimoh- February 17, 2016

Troops of Nigerian Army in various sectors in Operation LAFIYA DOLE have been carrying out raids, patrols, cordon and search operations in a bid to ... Read More

Terrorists Now Hide IEDS Among Vegetables And Fruits Masquerading As Vendors

Abdul Jimoh- January 14, 2016

In continuation with the sensitization of our citizens on the devilish strategy of the terrorists, the Nigerian Military authorities have discovered that the Boko Haram ... Read More

Nigerian Army Averts Multiple Bomb Blast In Maiduguri, Arrest Terrorist Kingpin An Destroyed IEDs

Abdul Jimoh- November 16, 2015

Some of the IED and Bomb factory materials Nigerian Troops of 7 Division Garrison says Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has made a remarkable progress by arresting ... Read More

Defence Headquarters: Boko Haram Bomb Factory Clips, Mere Empty Threats

Henry Solomon- November 5, 2015

The Nigerian Military Defence Headquarters said there were some clips about a bomb factory released by Boko Haram terrorists in order to create apprehension and ... Read More

15 Dead And 41 Injured In Nyanya And Kuje Explosions – NEMA

Henry Solomon- October 3, 2015

Following a coordinated rescue operation at scene of multiple explosions in both Nyanya and Kuje, which are satellite towns of Federal Capital Territory Abuja, so ... Read More

Advancing Troops Recover More Villages, Capture Weapons

Henry Solomon- September 23, 2015

Advancing troops along Banki axis cleared more terrorist camps and captured weapons, flags and improvised explosives (IEDs) making devices at Jangolori and Bulaburma villages. The ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Clear Damaturu – Biu Road, Now Safe For Road Users

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2015

Nigerian troops have cleared the Damaturu – Biu road littered with mines by insurgents. A statement by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sani ... Read More