Tag: Troops

Troops Neutralize Bandits in Benue

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

N2m Cash Found, 10 Killed as Troops Clears Ngelkona

Tanimu- June 3, 2018

Onyema Nwachukwu, Maiduguri: Troops of 153 Task Battalion and the Cameroonian Defence Forces deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole have killed 10 Boko Haram terrorists at ... Read More

Another Killer Herdsman Captured in Benue

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2018

Troops have captured another killer herdsman in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue, the scene of recurring deadly attacks by herdsmen. The name of ... Read More

TY Danjuma’s Allegations: Army to Make Report Public

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2018

The Nigerian army has promised to make public the findings of the panel it set up to investigate the allegations leveled against it by retired ... Read More

Troops Successfully Repel Attack by Bandits in Taraba

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA on Wednesday, 18 April 2018 while on patrol to Zamban village in Suntai Local ... Read More

Army Neutralise 4 Militia Groups in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 17, 2018

The Army says its troops have neutralised four of the 20 militia they encountered at Teguma village in Guma Local Government Area of Benue on ... Read More

Wounded Soldiers to Get Overseas Treatment – Army

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

The Nigerian Army in Lagos on Monday said seven of its troops wounded-in-action in the North East would be flown abroad for advanced medical treatment. ... Read More

Ayem Akpatuma: Troops Neutralize Bandits, Recover Arms

Abdul Jimoh- April 3, 2018

Troops deployed in Exercise AYEM AKPATUMA while on patrol along Dogon Dawa _ Damari road in Kaduna State killed two suspected criminals and recovered two ... Read More