Tag: Militants

Army extends operation in Taraba by 2 months

admin- April 2, 2018

Nigerian soldiers The Army has extended the Exercise Ayem Akpatuma in Taraba by two months to rid the state of militants and other criminal elements. ... Read More

Egypt Attack: Over 230 People Killed at Sinai Mosque

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2017

Militants killed more than 230 people at a mosque in North Sinai on Friday, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest such ... Read More

Russia Unveils Monument Of Designer Of AK-47 Rifle

Abdul Jimoh- September 19, 2017

  Russia on Tuesday, unveiled the statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov, inventor of the AK-47 assault rifle that became, the most lethal weapon ever made and ... Read More

Army Discovers Reactivated Illegal Oil Dump In Rivers

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2017

Troops of 146 Battalion, 16 Brigade Nigerian Army while on routine patrol on Wednesday 28th June 2017, along Sucrucho-Kalarogbana Fishing Ports general area, discovered and ... Read More

We Are Open To Probe Not Blackmail – PAP Office

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2017

The Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP), Office, said on Saturday that it would welcome probe of the programme and not mere blackmail. Mr Owei Lakemfam, Head ... Read More

Speaker calls for more permanent solution to N/Delta crisis

Abdul Jimoh- February 20, 2017

......Why we are investigating abuses of of Amnesty programme Yakubu Dogara, Speaker HoRs On N/Delta Crisis Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, ... Read More

Turkish President, Trump Agree To Fight Jointly Against Islamic State

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2017

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed in a phone call overnight to act jointly against Islamic State in the Syrian towns ... Read More

Press Briefing by Army Spokesman Brigadier General SK Usman

Tanimu- January 5, 2017

Gentlemen of the press, welcome to year 2017 maiden press briefing. It is our first interaction to review our last year training and operational activities ... Read More

President Buhari meets PAN Niger Delta Forum

inno.korie- November 1, 2016

Critical Stakeholders in the Oil Producing areas under the auspices of Pan Niger Delta Forum have resolved to do everything within their powers to end ... Read More

We Will Return Nigeria To Good Old Days Of Accountability – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has restated the determination of his administration to restore the country to the “good old days of accountability”. This was made known ... Read More

7 Bakassi Strike Force Fighters Killed By Troops of Operation Delta Safe

Tanimu- October 1, 2016

Arms Discovered From BAkassi Strike Force Militant Group KO Owolabi, Delta: At about 0100hrs early this morning 30/9/2016. Militant group, the Bakassi Strike Force led ... Read More

Breaking: Militants Attack Troops In Bakassi

Tanimu- September 24, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Today, at the early hours of the morning, suspected militants led by the declared wanted criminal kingpin, Benjamin Simplee (AKA G1) ... Read More

Police to Restructure Its Special Units

Abdul Jimoh- September 22, 2016

Edino Justice; Nigeria Police force is to restructure its Special Units to focus on protecting the state rather than have them assigning to persons. The Inspector ... Read More

President Buhari says FG is Ready for Talks on Chibok Girls

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2016

NAN; President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the preparedness of the Federal Government to discuss the release of the Chibok girls kidnapped by Boko Haram terror ... Read More

Special Forces Battalion Troops Of Operation Crocodile Smile Killed 5 Militants

Abdul Jimoh- August 27, 2016

The Nigerian Army says 133 Special Forces Battalion of Nigerian Army troops have carried out a precursor operation to Exercise CROCODILE SMILE aimed at getting ... Read More

Niger Delta monarchs meets Kachikwu reel out conditions for peace

Abdul Jimoh- August 25, 2016

NAN; The Niger Delta Coastal States Monarchs on Thursday named six conditions for the federal Government to enable peace be sustained in the region. Chief ... Read More

Full Report: DSS Apprehends Darikoro, Militant Behind Rumoured President Buhari Coup Plot And Pipeline Vandalism

Tanimu- July 24, 2016

Tony Opuiyo, Abuja: In furtherance to ongoing tactical operations to degrade the capabilities and hide-outs of criminal gangs/ syndicates across the Federation, this Service wish ... Read More

National Orientation Agency Urges Niger Delta Avengers To Give Dialogue A Chance In Niger Delta

Abdul Jimoh- June 3, 2016

 Mr. Fidel Agu: The Director-General, National Orientation Agency (NOA) Dr. Garba Abari has noted with dismay, the continuous violent activities of the Niger Delta Avengers and ... Read More

Troops comb Bayelsa creeks for fleeing Agip pipeline bombers

Abdul Jimoh- May 24, 2016

Troops of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence corps (NSCDC), yesterday, stormed the creeks of Bayelsa State in search of the fleeing suspected bombers of ... Read More

Three Killed As Militants, NSCDC Men Clash In Bayelsa

Abdul Jimoh- May 18, 2016

Three suspected militants have been killed in a gun battle with operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in the creeks of ... Read More