Tag: Insurgency

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

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

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

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

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

Why we Donated Vehicles to Cameroonian Vigilante Members – Borno Government

Henry Solomon- December 2, 2019

The Borno State Government said it had donated patrol vehicles to members of Cameroonian vigilante to enhance the fight against insurgents in border communities of ... Read More

Insurgency: Buratai seeks improved funding for army

Abdul Jimoh- October 28, 2019

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has called for improved funding for the Nigerian Army to meet with the current challenges in ... Read More

Insurgency: FG to hosts Lake Chad Security Summit June 12

admin- June 1, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari says he will host leaders of the Lake Basin Commission to an informal Security Summit on the sidelines of his forthcoming Second ... Read More

Boko Haram Sneaks to Town for Food to Survive

Tanimu- May 2, 2019

The recent strategy adopted by the untiring and dogged troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in conducting robust and aggressive fighting patrols coupled with simultaneous clearance ... Read More

Senate urges FG to reactivate dialogue for Sharibu’s release

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 11, 2019

The Senate on Thursday urged the Federal Government to explore the option of dialogue to quicken the release of Leah Sharibu, who is currently in ... Read More

Sambisa Forest Will be Turned into Ecosystem Resort Center – NA

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2019

The Nigerian Army says the Sambisa Forest should be turned into an Ecosystem Resort Centre where war relics in the North East will be maintained ... Read More

Grand Cereals Increases CSR Activation for IDPs

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2019

Grand Cereals Nigeria Limited says it has increased its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activation to cater for the need of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and ... Read More

Insurgency: Prove you have better training, tactics than terrorists, Buratai charges Special Forces

inno.korie- December 2, 2018

The Nigerian Army has challenged its Special Forces to prove that they have better training and tactics than terrorists by making the difference and positive ... Read More

FAO Targets 8,100 Displaced Families in The North-East Under Micro-Gardening Scheme

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2018

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said it targeted 8,100 families displaced by the Boko Harm insurgency under its Micro-Gardening scheme in the North-East. Mr ... Read More

IDPs Laud UNHCR’s livelihood Support Programme

Henry Solomon- October 22, 2018

Some displaced persons in Bama town of Borno have commended the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), over the implementation of livelihood support programme ... Read More

FADAMA III ‎distributes domestic animals to IDPs

admin- October 18, 2018

FADAMA III World Bank-Assisted Project under the additional Financing Project in Bauchi state has distributed over 200 domestic animals to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). ‎ ... Read More

Buhari condoles with Hauwa Liman’s dad, Red Cross

admin- October 16, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Mohammed Liman, father of Hauwa Liman, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) midwife who was slain by ... Read More

Nigerian Army Wants Synergy With Media To Defeat Boko Haram

Abdul Jimoh- July 25, 2018

Brig.-Gen. Abdulmalik Biu, Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri, has called for a synergy between the Army and the Media to ... Read More

NEMA Contract Probe: Reps Investigation Suffers Setback

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2018

The investigation by the House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness, of the N8 billion grains supply contracts, has run into hitches. The ... Read More