Tag: Military operation

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Why IDPs Cannot Return To Bama Before Ramadan

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2017

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno has said that returning Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) to Bama Local Government Area before Ramadan is no longer feasible because ... Read More

JTF Troops Arrest 10 Suspected Militants

Henry Solomon- December 9, 2016

The Nigeria military has arrested 10 suspected militants terrorizing various creeks in Cross Rivers, Niger Delta region, and recovered weapons from them. Troops of Joint ... Read More

Troops Foil Suicide Attack At Maiduguri IDP Camp

Henry Solomon- October 30, 2016

At about 9.00am this morning, troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed behind Bakassi Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp, Damboa road, Maiduguri, on security duty, intercepted ... Read More

Boko Haram Video A Desperate Attempt By The Dying Sect – DHQ

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2016

The Defence Headquarters has issued a statement saying the latest  Boko Haram video clip is diversionary and a desperate attempt by the dying sect to ... Read More

DHQ Warns Against Undue Coverage Of Military Operation

Henry Solomon- September 14, 2016

The Nigerian Defence Headquarters (DHQ) warned the media against coverage of military operations without due authorization from the military authorities. This was stated in a ... Read More

Telegraph’s Claim Is Strengthening Boko Haram Terrorism – Presidency

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2016

The Presidency has said that it is as incorrect as it is unhelpful the claim by the London telegraph that Nigeria is diverting UK aid ... Read More

Troops Succesfully Ambush Terrorists At Gudumbali

Henry Solomon- June 30, 2016

The Nigerian Army said that Wednesday morning, the troops of 118 Task Force Battalion, 8 Task Force Division,  on blocking position at Garere Junction, ambushed ... Read More

Malian Defence Chief Applauds The Nigerian Armed Forces

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The Deputy Chief of Defence Staff of the Malian Armed Forces, Brigadier General Didier Dacko has eulogised the Nigerian Armed Forces for their exceptional role ... Read More

Obama Rejects Deployment of Ground Troops to Combat Islamic State in Syria

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2015

Barack Obama, President of the United States United States President, Barack Obama said it would be a mistake to send ground troops into Syria to ... Read More

US Vice President Biden Tells President Buhari, Victory Against Insurgency Cannot be Military Options Alone

Henry Solomon- July 22, 2015

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden hosted President Muhammadu Buhari to a breakfast meeting where they compared notes on the War on Terror. A statement from ... Read More

President Buhari: Nigeria committed to good governance and fighting terror

Henry Solomon- July 21, 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria This month, the world moved a step closer to the defeat of Boko Haram, the jihadist group that has terrorized ... Read More