Tag: Troops

Army Neutralize Score of Boko Haram Terrorists, Rescue Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2021

Nigerian Army troops deployed in Chibok under 28 Task Force Brigade of Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE have neutralised scores of Boko Haram terrorists in ... Read More

FG to Deploy 6,000 Additional Troops in Zamfara

AMT Tanimu- March 10, 2021

Governor Bello Muhammad of Zamfara state has issued a two-month ultimatum to unrepentant bandits to embrace peace and lay down their arms as the federal ... Read More

Troops Recovered Marte Killing Scores of Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists

AMT Tanimu- February 23, 2021

Troops of Nigerian Army troops this afternoon, around 3pm, recovered New Marte and adjoining communities from the develish Boko Haram terrorists. This is coming less ... Read More

Troops rescue three in Nasarawa State

Abdul Jimoh- January 8, 2021

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have rescued three kidnapped persons at Mararaba Udege in Nasarawa Local Government Area (LGA) of Nasarawa State. The Coordinator, Defence ... 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 Dealt Decisive Blow on Boko Haram in Asikra Uba

AMT Tanimu- December 13, 2020

On the 12th of December 2020, gallant troops of 28 Task Force Brigade of Sector 1 Operation LAFIYA DOLE inflicted heavy casualties on Boko Haram ... 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

Troops Neutralize Bandits in Benue

AMT Tanimu- June 21, 2020

Troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE under Operation ACCORD, following reports of bandits activities around Ginde area of Saghev Council Ward of Guma LGA of Benue ... Read More

Troops neutralise criminals in Benue, arrest militia gang in Nasarawa state

Abdul Jimoh- May 17, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have succeeded in killing two gang members of Gana led criminal elements in Benue arresting members ... Read More

Army Chief, Buratai Hosts Frontline Soldiers in the Northeast to Easter Luncheon

AMT Tanimu- April 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt Gen TY Buratai had Special Easter luncheon with troops of Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE (TC OPLD) on ... Read More

Banditry: Troops Kill 8 Bandits, Arrest 17 Collaborators In Sokoto

Abdul Jimoh- June 29, 2019

No fewer than eight bandits have been killed and 17 other collaborators arrested by troops of Operation HARBIN KUNAMA III under the 8 Division Nigerian ... Read More

Troops Kill 2 Bandits In Kaduna, Recover Weapons

Abdul Jimoh- May 9, 2019

Troops killed two bandits and recovered some weapons after they raided one of their den in  Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami farm house ... Read More

Boko Haram Sneaks to Town for Food to Survive

AMT Tanimu- May 2, 2019

The recent strategy adopted by the untiring and dogged troops of Operation Lafiya Dole in conducting robust and aggressive fighting patrols coupled with simultaneous clearance ... Read More

Troops kill 55 bandits, rescue 760 abductees in Zamfara

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

Troops of Operation Sharan Daji have killed 55 bandits and rescued 760 persons abducted from villages in Zamfara state. Gallant Nigeria Military Men This was ... Read More

Troops Foil Insurgents Attack in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- February 12, 2019

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday said its troops successfully repelled attack coordinated by the Boko Haram insurgents at Madagali town in Adamawa. Col. Ado Isa, ... Read More

Troops Urge to Maintain Tempo After Series of Victories in Northeast

AMT Tanimu- January 13, 2019

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Theatre Commander Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Major General Benson Akinroluyo has urged troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE conducting clearance operations in Baga town ... Read More

Defense Chief in Maiduguri Lauds Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE

AMT Tanimu- December 30, 2018

SK Usman, Maiduguri: As part of his routine operational visit, the Chief of Defence Staff, General AG Olonisakin today, Saturday 29th December 2018, visited Military ... Read More

Bulama Biu Applauds Troops in Delwa, Borno State

AMT Tanimu- August 28, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE deployed in Delwa Borno State, have been applauded for their state of combat readiness in the fight ... Read More

South Africa President Appreciates Theresa May for Returning Sunken WWI Ship’s Bell

Henry Solomon- August 28, 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa on Tuesday thanked British Prime Minister Theresa May for handing over the bell of a World War I ship ... Read More

GOC Warns Troop as They Move for Operation Last Hold

AMT Tanimu- June 3, 2018

Texas Chukwu, Abuja: Troops deployed in operation LAST HOLD have been advised to keep to the rules of engagement while carrying out assigned task. The ... Read More