Tag: Sambisa Forest

NAF Obliterates Insurgents’ Camp in Sambisa Forest

Henry Solomon- March 6, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has obliterated a terrorists’ camp at Alafa ‘C’ in the heart of Sambisa forest in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, ... Read More

Sambisa Forest Will be Turned into Ecosystem Resort Center – NA

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2019

The Nigerian Army says the Sambisa Forest should be turned into an Ecosystem Resort Centre where war relics in the North East will be maintained ... Read More

Army to Collaborate with Borno Hunters Combat Boko Haram

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2018

The Nigerian Army has assured the Vigilante/Hunters Association in Borno that it is ready to collaborate with them in the ongoing counter-insurgency operations in the ... Read More

Boko Haram in show of defiance marks Eid-el-Fitr in Sambisa

admin- June 19, 2018

A Boko Haram’s militant  leads other terrorists in prayer The Boko Haram terrorists in a flagrant show of defiance have again openly celebrated this Year’s ... Read More

Buratai Briefs President Buhari on Security Situation

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

President Muhammadu  Buhari on Thursday in Abuja received briefing from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen, Tukur Buratai, on the happenings in the Nigerian Army ... Read More

Army dreams to make Sambisa Forest tourists haven

admin- April 26, 2018

Nigerian troops and some local workers sink a borehole in Sabil Nuba camp inside Sambisa Forest. Army wants to make the forest a tourist destination. ... Read More

Army to Revive Sambisa Forest for Tourists Attraction

Henry Solomon- April 24, 2018

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, says Nigerian Army will work with National Park Service and Borno Government to revive Sambisa forest to attract ... Read More

COAS, TY Buratai Visits Troops at The Front-line

AMT Tanimu- February 18, 2018

SK Usman, Abuja: In his bid to further boast troops morale and see things for himself, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Nigerian Army, Lieutenant ... Read More

Nigerian Army Executes Water Project in Sambisa

Henry Solomon- February 16, 2018

The Nigerian Army on Friday said it had drilled a bore hole in Sambisa Forest to enhance water supply to troops and communities in the ... Read More

Army rescue 46 captives, destroy fortified Boko Haram camp in Sambisa

inno.korie- February 13, 2018

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops had rescued 46 captives and destroyed a highly fortified Boko Haram insurgents’ camp deep inside Sambisa forest ... Read More

Camp ‘ZAIRO’ Cleared, EMB Tank Recover

AMT Tanimu- January 31, 2018

SK Usman, Abuja: Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have been making tremendous progress in the on going clearance operations nicknamed Operation DEEP PUNCH II. Yesterday, ... Read More

BREAKING: Troops in Sambisa Captured Ameer, 4 Nuetralize and Massive Victims Rescued

AMT Tanimu- November 29, 2017

SK Usman, Abuja: Troops of 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade Nigerian Army, Sector 1, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, in furtherance of the ongoing clearance operations in conjunction ... Read More

Troops Ambush Boko Haram, Neutralise 3 At Lumda

Abdul Jimoh- October 27, 2017

Troops of 112 Task Force Battalion of 22 Brigade deployed in Dikes on Operation LAFIYA DOLE in furtherance of the ongoing clearance operation at the ... Read More

NSCDC Arrests Boko Haram Suspect In Adamawa

Abdul Jimoh- April 19, 2017

Civil Defence Arrests Boko HAram Suspect The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Adamawa has arrested a suspected Boko Haram member, Amos Hassan. ... Read More

UN Experts Arrive Nigeria To Deal With Landmines Scourge

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2017

A team of UN experts has arrived in Nigeria to assess the number  of  landmines  Boko Haram terrorists have laid in the Sambisa Forest. Ms ... Read More

President Buhari To Visit Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 25, 2017

Ali Inuwa, NAN: President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to declare open this year’s Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship in Sambisa forest in Borno. Maj.-Gen. David ... Read More

Over 3,000 people return to Damasak Borno State

Abdul Jimoh- December 26, 2016

Some Of The People Returning To Damasak Following the clearance of Boko Haram terrorists stronghold in Sambisa forest and confidence-building visit to celebrate the Yuletide ... Read More

FG Rallies Support For Victorious Troops As Key Roads Open in Borno

Abdul Jimoh- December 26, 2016

Information Minister, Lai Mohammed on Borno Insurgents Update The Federal Government has congratulated the gallant troops of theNigerian military for finally seizing the Sambisa Forest ... Read More

“White Man” Among the Criminals Caught in Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 25, 2016

Nigerian Armed Forces A white man, whose nationality has not been disclosed, was arrested inside Sambisa Forest as Nigerian troops cleared Boko Haram insurgents out ... Read More

President Buhari’s Goodwill Message To Nigerian Troops On Capturing Sambisa Forest

AMT Tanimu- December 24, 2016

I am delighted at, and most proud of the gallant troops of the Nigerian Army, on receipt of the long-awaited and most gratifying news of ... Read More