Tag: Military

Nigeria Air Force Decimate Bandit Camp

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2021

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air component has destroyed a bandit camp in a Air offensive action against bandits in North West Nigeria. ... Read More

APC Legacy Awareness Speaks on Insecurity in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2021

The All Progressives Congress Legacy Awareness campaign group said none of Nigeria’s security challenges is new; what is new is the boldness and commitment with ... Read More

Chief of Army Staff Addresses Principal Staff Officers, Field Commanders

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2021

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Major General Faruk Yahaya today Monday 31 May 2021 addressed the senior Army leadership in Abuja. The address which ... Read More

National Flag to Fly at Half Mast in Honour of COAS, Others – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- May 23, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has authorized that the National Flag should be flown at half- mast in all public buildings, facilities and official residences with effect ... Read More

Security Forces Foil Another Attack on Police Area Command in Imo State

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2021

A gang of IPOB/ESN terrorists mounted in vehicles on Thursday, 6 May 2021, stormed Orlu town with intention to attack the compound housing the Area ... Read More

Police Arrests 16, Recover Arms Over Unprovoked Killings of Security Operatives

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2021

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested sixteen (16) suspects for complicity in a series of violent and unprovoked attacks on security operatives and ... Read More

Army Takes Over in Myanmar

Tanimu- February 1, 2021

Myanmar’s military seized power on Monday in a coup against the democratically elected government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who was detained along ... Read More

Operation Hadarin Daji Apprehend Bandits, Recover Arms in Kaura Namoda

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2020

Troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI on 14 December 2020, successfully ambushed some marauding armed bandits around Magizawa, Kani, Zango, Tabanni and Nasamu villages of Kaura ... Read More

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke Neutralizes Armed Bandits in Benue and Nasarawa

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2020

In continuation of aggressive clearance operation to stamp out banditry and other criminal activities in the North Central zone of the country, troops of Operation ... Read More

Military Airstrike Neutralises Scores of Bandits in Katsina Forest

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2020

The Air Component of “Operation Hadarin Daji” has neutralised no fewer than 17 armed bandits and destroyed their camp in the Dunya Forest area of ... Read More

Military achieving results through intelligence-based operations – DHQ

Abdul Jimoh- November 12, 2020

The military has achieved better results through intelligence-based operations in the fight against banditry, terrorism and other forms of criminality in recent times across the ... Read More

Troops Eliminate Boko Haram Commanders, Fighters in Lake Chad – DHQ

Henry Solomon- September 24, 2020

Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated several top commanders and fighters of Boko Haram terrorists group in their various camps at the fringes of ... Read More

Military Kills Several ISWAP Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones ... Read More

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

Joint Border Drill Records Seizures Worth N11bn in One Year

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2020

The Joint Border Drill codenamed ‘Exercise Swift Response’ has made seizures valued at about N11 billion in the last one year. The Public Relations Officer ... Read More

Major Shake-up in Nigerian Army as 37 Generals Redeployed

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has approved new postings/deployment and appointments of 37 Generals and five Colonels to different formations and units ... Read More

Operation Hadarin Daji Air Component Destroys Armed Bandits’ Logistics Warehouse in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2020

The Operation Hadarin Daji Air Component in continuation of the renewed onslaught against armed bandits in parts of the North West and North Central States, ... 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

Army Conducts Arms Training Exercise, Warns Communities to Keep off Area

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

The 2 Division of Nigerian Army, Odogbo, Ibadan will conduct its 2020 annual range classification exercise from March 16 to March 20 at Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment shooting ... Read More

Reps call for rehabilitation of barracks

Abdul Jimoh- February 20, 2020

The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Government to ensure prompt rehabilitation of military and para-military barracks at Eti-Osa Federal Constituency of Lagos State. ... Read More