Tag: North-East Nigeria

Akinroluyo leads war against Boko Haram

admin- November 28, 2018

Amidst rage over the killing of dozens of soldiers by Boko Haram, a new Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.- Gen. Benson Akinroluyo, has ... Read More

Boko Haram Sent Me On A Suicide Mission For Refusing Marriage, Says 14 Year Old

Henry Solomon- May 14, 2017

A 14 year old female suspected suicide bomber says Boko Haram leaders chose her to detonate an Improvised Explosive Device in Maiduguri because she refused ... Read More

Unmasking Boko Haram’s Misrepresentation On Education

Henry Solomon- April 12, 2017

“I will never go to school again!’’, Ali Kachallah, a 12-year old primary school pupil announced when he arrived in Pompomari Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) ... Read More

No Abduction of 22 Girls in Pulka – Nigerian Army

Tanimu- April 2, 2017

The attention of the Nigerian Army has been drawn to a news story circulating on Social Media and some mainstream media from Pulka town in ... Read More

18 Finalists Emerge In FG Programme For IDP Children

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2016

After rigorous essay writing sessions and validation of submitted entries, eighteen finalists have emerged winners of the Essay Writing Competition in the recently announced Federal ... Read More

Best Of Wildlife Park In Nigeria: Chad Basin National Park

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2016

The Chad Basin National Park is a national park in northeastern Nigeria, in the Chad Basin, with a total area of about 2,258 km2. It ... Read More

123 Boko Haram Fighters Killed in 3 Months By Niger-Chadian Troops

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 1, 2016

Nigerian troops parading an Armored Personnel Carrier(APC) captured from Boko Haram during the fight for Konduga, Borno State The defence ministry in Niger said 123 ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Rescue 43 Abducted Cattle Farmers, 500 Cattle From Boko Haram

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 19, 2016

Soldiers rescued 43 cattle farmers abducted by Islamist militant group Boko Haram in north-eastern Nigeria, an army spokesman said Monday in Abuja at the Defence ... Read More

50 Orphans Of Fallen Civilian JTF, Soldiers To Get 9 Year Scholarship – Shettima

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2016

  The Borno state government says fifty children whose parents died fighting the Boko Haram insurgency under the Civilian JTF, Nigerian Army, Police, DSS and ... Read More

Efforts Being Made By The Buhari Leadership To Rescue Chibok Girls – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- September 16, 2016

The Minster of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed held a press conference on Friday in Abuja, to update the media on efforts made so ... Read More

US Secretary of State, John Kerry to visit Nigeria over Boko Haram, Economy

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 18, 2016

  President Buhari with John Kerry in 2016 John Kerry will visit Nigeria and meet with President Muhammadu Buhari to discuss the threat of terror ... Read More

How Troops and Vigilantes Arrested A Boko Haram Commander

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 4, 2016

Nigerian army(Abuja): On Tuesday 2nd August 2016, at about 8.30am, troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE with assistance of Vigilantes on routine checks, identified and arrested a ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Attack Boko Haram Column on Damboa-Kubwa Road

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 30, 2016

Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman(Army HQ, Abuja): In continuation of their clearance operations against the remnants of Boko Haram terrorists in various nooks and crannies of ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Ambush Boko Haram Members in Pulka

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 30, 2016

Brave Nigerian soldiers celebrate following the routing of Boko Haram fighters in the North east. Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman (Nigeria Army HQ, Abuja): Troops on ... Read More

Full Update In The Fight Against Boko Haram Terrorists In The Northeast

Tanimu- July 22, 2016

Maj. Gen. Leo Irabor, Maiduguri: Nigerian troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have conducted various operations against the Boko Haram Terrorists (BHT). Some of the major operations ... Read More

IDPs Can Now Join Elkanemi Warriors FC Ranks

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 17, 2016

El Kanemi Players Elkanemi Warriors FC of Maiduguri says it plans to recruit new team players from camps of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s National Broadcast On #DemocracyDay Full Text

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2016

My compatriots, It is one year today since our administration came into office. It has been a year of triumph, consolidation, pains and achievements. By ... Read More

Towards Rebuilding $6 billion Worth of Boko Haram Damages

Tanimu- May 22, 2016

Governor Shettima arrives Istanbul, Turkey, to address World Humanitarian Summit organized by the United Nations Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima, on Saturday arrived Istanbul, Turkey, ... Read More

BREAKING: One of Kidnapped Chibok Girls Found in Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2016

Screengrab from Boko Haram video released May 2014 Activists have reported finding one of the 276 missing Chibok girls kidnapped at the Government Girls Secondary ... Read More

Two Al Jazeera Journalists Arrested By Nigerian Military for Loitering in Operation Zones

admin- March 25, 2015

According to reports from Defence Headquarters today, Two journalists working for Al Jazeera  Television  who were found to have been loitering around areas where military operations ... Read More