Tag: Nigerian Soldiers

Army nabs notorious bandits in Sokoto

admin- June 25, 2019

The Army has arrested three suspects in Sokoto State it described as notorious bandits. The army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement on Monday ... Read More

Troops kill 58 bandits, lose two men

admin- January 23, 2019

Nigerian troops are reported to have killed 58 armed bandits in Zamfara state, but lost two soldiers in the operation, tagged, “Saharan Daji’’. The operation ... Read More

Boko Haram fighters not better equipped than Nigerian troops

admin- January 3, 2019

The Nigerian Army has debunked reports that the ragtag Boko Haram fighters are better equipped than Nigerian soldiers, dismissing them as propaganda and psychological warfare ... Read More

Roadside blast kills 5 Kenyan soldiers, injures 10 others

admin- August 29, 2018

Nigerian soldiers in crisis area Five soldiers were killed and 10 others seriously injured in eastern Kenya  early Wednesday. The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and government ... Read More

Troops nab 5 suspected armed robbers, kill one

admin- July 31, 2018

Nigerian soldiers have arrested five robbery suspects at Felele, along Lokoja – Okene highway. A statement by Brig.-Gen Texas Chukwu, the army spokesman, said that ... Read More

Nigerian soldiers rescue 149 persons, kill 3 Boko Haram fighters

admin- April 9, 2018

Nigerian soldiers fighting Boko Haram terrorists By Rabiu Sani The Nigerian Army on Sunday said its troops rescued 149 persons in the ongoing clearance operation ... Read More

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

Troops Operations Against Criminals In The South South

AMT Tanimu- September 7, 2017

Aminu Iliyasu, Port Harcourt: In line with its constitutional mandate, barely 2 months after its formal operationalization, the 6 Division Nigerian Army Port Harcourt has ... Read More

Update On Gambia: ECOWAS Forces Moves Into Gambia

AMT Tanimu- January 22, 2017

Makut Simon, Gambia: Reports from Gambia say Economic Community of Waest African States (ECOWAS) coalition forces who have been on stand by in Senegal have ... Read More

RE: Buratai Exploits Us, Steals Our Money and Throw Us Away – Nigerian Soldiers

AMT Tanimu- November 3, 2016

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a deliberate and calculated attempt to drag the name of the Nigerian Army and indeed ... Read More


AMT Tanimu- September 22, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to an online publications alleging that Soldiers of 4 Brigade Nigerian Army ... Read More

Operation Lafiya Dole Ambushed At Damboa

AMT Tanimu- September 19, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Today afternoon, suspected elements of the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists who were foraging for food, ambushed troops of Operation LAFIYA ... Read More

Three National Economic Saboteurs Arrested

AMT Tanimu- September 7, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 4 Brigade Nigerian Army have arrested a suspected national economy saboteur, one Mr. Gabriel Ogbudje (an Ex-militant leader), also ... Read More

Update: Day 4 On Operation Crocodile Smile

AMT Tanimu- August 30, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 4 Brigade of the Nigerian Army have entered Day 4 in the field training exercise nicknamed "Operation CROCODILE SMILE" ... Read More

Troops Repelled Attack Close To Sambisa Forest

AMT Tanimu- August 23, 2016

Troops on Operation LAFIYA DOLE stationed at Darul Jamel, on the fringes of Sambisa forest, northern parts of Borno State, yesterday evening successfully repelled an ... Read More

Full Speech: VP Osinbajo Represents President Buhari At Revised National Counter Terrorism

AMT Tanimu- August 23, 2016

Prof. Yemi OsinbajoNigeria's Vice President I joined the army early in life and I spent all my professional life in the armed forces of Nigeria. ... Read More

Nigerian Army Clears Armed Bandit Camps

AMT Tanimu- August 16, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: In continuation with the on going efforts of ridding Zamfara State of the menace of livestock rustling and armf 223 Battalion, ... Read More

Update On Nigerian Troops Operation Sharan Daji

AMT Tanimu- August 13, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Troops of 35 Battalion, 1 Brigade Nigerian Army in a joint patrol with elements of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ... Read More

Gun Runners and Armed Bandits Arrested In Kopa

AMT Tanimu- August 7, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Following covert surveillance and intelligence reports on the activities of some gun runners and armed bandits in Kopa, Dagma and Gagaw villages ... Read More

Breaking: Soldiers Missing In Action At Guro Found

AMT Tanimu- July 23, 2016

Sani Kukasheka Usman, Abuja: Please recall that some of our troops were missing in action after an ambush at Guro Gongon on 20th July 2016. ... Read More