Tag: Sambisa

602 repentant Boko Haram terrorists take oath of allegiance – DHQ

Abdul Jimoh- July 16, 2020

Defence Headquarters has said that 602 repentant Boko Haram members swore Oath of Allegiance to the Federal Republic of Nigeria in the last one week. ... Read More

Military Hits Terrorists’ Leaders’ Locations in Sambisa Forest

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

The military has destroyed Boko Haram terrorists leaders’ locations in separate air strikes at Parisu and Bula Bello in Sambisa forest area of Borno. Maj.-Gen. ... Read More

Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole Attack Boko Haram in Sambisa

Tanimu- May 17, 2020

Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) in the Sambisa Forest general area of Borno State have been set in disarray as a result of massive air strikes ... Read More

COAS, TY Buratai Visits Troops at The Front-line

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

Camp ‘ZAIRO’ Cleared, EMB Tank Recover

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

@HQNigerianArmy Warns on Harboring Fleeing Boko Haram

Tanimu- January 10, 2018

SK Usman, Abuja: This is to warn all residents in the North East not to harbour the remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists who are ... Read More

Update from Deep Punch II in Lake Chad Region

Tanimu- January 6, 2018

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Troops of operation Lafiya Dole have continued the onslaught on Boko Haram terrorists enclaves in the Lake Chad region where a factional ... Read More

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

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

Operation ‘Ruwan Wuta’ Destroys More Boko Haram Hideouts

Tanimu- September 24, 2017

Olatukunbo Adesanya, Maiduguri: The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has just concluded Operation RUWAN WUTA, which was essentially an intensive day and night aerial bombardment of ... Read More

NSCDC Rescues 19-Year-Old Lady That Escaped From Sambisa

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2017

NSCDC rescues 19-year-old lady that escaped from Sambisa The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Adamawa says it has rescued Mumina Hamidu, a ... Read More

NAF Fighter Jets Destroys Insurgents Artillery In Sambisa

Abdul Jimoh- April 29, 2017

NAF Fighter Jets Destroys Insurgents Artillery In Sambisa Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets on Friday successfully destroyed an artillery piece being sneaked into Sambisa ... Read More

Shettima Declares December 22 Public Holiday In Borno, Seeks Partnership For Sambisa Museum

Tanimu- March 27, 2017

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Beginning from 2017, December 22 of every year is to be marked as SAMBISA MEMORIAL DAY which will be public holiday in ... Read More

Tragic Accidental Bombing Not True Reflection of NAF’s Professionalism

Tanimu- January 18, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described as utterly tragic the accidental bombing of a civilian community in ... Read More

Governors and Political Leaders In Nigeria Congratulates President Buhari, Military on Sambisa Forest Takeover

Tanimu- December 25, 2016

Garba Shehu, Abuja: Leaders across the political spectrum have been calling President Muhammadu Buhari, to congratulate him and the leadership of the armed forces following ... Read More

Saraki Congratulates President Buhari and Galant Troops For Taking Over Sambisa Forest

Tanimu- December 24, 2016

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Saturday, commended the Nigerian armed forces and President Muhammadu Buhari for the success of Operation Lafiya ... Read More

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

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

Boko Haram will Meet Its End in Weeks – Lucky Irabor

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 1, 2016

Major General Lucky Irabor. Phot Credit: REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde Major General Lucky Irabor, the Nigerian Army's Commander in Charge of the Operation Lafiya Dole Anti-Boko Haram ... Read More

21 Brigrade Troops Attacked By Boko Haram Terrorists In Sambisa

Tanimu- May 16, 2016

Troops of 21 Brigade and rugged team of Armed Forces Special Forces (AFSF) on Operation CRACKDOWN inside Sambisa forest while on harbour for refitting, came ... Read More

Life Is Sweet, Boko Haram Running For Their Lives, Chased Out of Sambisa Forrest

Tanimu- April 13, 2016

This is to inform the public that due to aerial bombardment and concerted efforts of the ground troops, and facing imminent annihilation, Boko Haram terrorists ... Read More

Troops Clears Escaping Boko Haram Terrorists From Sambisa Forest

Tanimu- March 4, 2016

Nigeria Troops In The North East Killed Escaping Boko Haram Terrorists In Sambisa Forest. Troops of 21 Brigade Bama, under 7 Division Area of Operational ... Read More