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“I saw the required political will, determination and burning desire in the Chief of Army Staff to bring an end to the Insurgency soon" - Senator Abbo
“The remains of the deceased senior officer will be accorded a befitting burial at the Lungi Barracks Cemetery on Friday, July 16 by 10. 00am
Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, commended the troops’ commitment and decisive operations against the terrorists
... is part of a long-standing collaboration between the US and Nigeria to improve defence ties and promote regional security.
the president was reacting to an event that occurred in the state on Wednesday
"In fact, we had the privilege of speaking with a few of them” - Rev. Yahaya Adamu Jangado
TO kidnap is now a huge illegal business that has become a major problem in Nigeria in the early 21st century.
Since 2009, his security forces have been fighting a jihadist insurgency in the northeast, which has killed over 40,000 people and displaced over two million more.
“We will not relent in safeguarding the lives and properties of citizens,“ Abdulkadir said.
“We will, by the Grace of God put an end to these challenges too.
...Commissions New Quarters for Frontline Troops
After this deduction, they still want us to feed and also buy our military uniforms from the remaining change
Members of the public are encouraged to report any suspicious activity in their area to the nearest police station
another 16 Greenfield University students in Kaduna are still being held captive by their kidnappers
for a state of emergency to be declared in the education sector and for 24 hour armed guards to be posted at all schools in the affected states
Finally, we appeal to those in custody of our staff and students to spare their lives,
Troops’ fighting spirit remains very high in spite of the nefarious activities of some local informants who often tip the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists on troops’ movements and positions
... Confirms 18 deaths, destructions
...Appeals for stronger collaboration
Mr Matawalle promised that anyone who was found wanting in some way would be dealt with appropriately
... was sealed by the EFCC due to suspicions of corruption and embezzlement
We are not killing anybody, all we are doing is searching for the people that killed the soldiers
He insists that the argument that the plane was shot down by insurgents is false
Nigeria's Armed Forces are fighting Boko Haram terrorists in the northeast
“Effort is on high gear to ensure the fleeing bandits are apprehended,”
Following the end of the investigation, all of the suspects will be tried in court.
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The perpetrator was turned over to the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT).
the troops conducted search-and-rescue operations around the Buruku forest,
”The armed turboprops are intended for use against Boko Haram and Islamic State militants,”
The troops on patrol came in contact with terrorists mounted on motorcycles and a gun truck, swiftly engaged them in a fierce firefight, killing 6 of them and recovered several weapons, ammunitions and sundry items
The bandits had beaten the students, according to Naomi Francis, the teacher.
Two soldiers were killed in the aftermath of the battle with the insurgents last night in Damasak, according to military sources.
the incident happened on March 11 near Gudumbali in the Lake Chad region.
..clarified that 7 Division's overall area of responsibility is now much more secure and stable.
The Nigerian Army wishes to seize this opportunity to advise opinion leaders to be more courteous while expressing their views, taking into cognisance the imperative for national security
Since January 2021, hundreds of soldiers and officers have reportedly been killed.
the Zamfara Police Commissioner, CP Abutu Yaro, said a joint search and rescue operation was sent to rescue the 317 kidnapped students.
“Today, we are now seeing the hazard of allowing people to do open grazing here and there,” Lalong said.
With what is going on, our future is threatened, the government should intensify more security efforts
Nigerian Army troops killed seven bandits in the local government area of Birnin Gwari.
TURA TAKAIBANGO” are highly commended once again for their dedication and dexterity in flushing out remnants of the terrorists from their hideouts.
We arrested about 80 men in a truck.
The troops’ first batch was formally received on Wednesday by Governor Nasir El-Rufai at their Kakau base on the highway.
Following the attack, most of the population fled to the bush, with some people returning only at daytime
Troops made contact and engaged the criminals at Yafa. In the ensuing gun battle, one Boko Haram criminal was neutralized
“Whatever it is that the present security chiefs are doing, is not working or at least not enough.
Shekau said in the video obtained by HumAngle that the farmers had been killed for collaborating with the Nigerian army.
In 2009, in northeastern Nigeria, Boko Haram started its bloody insurgency, but since then it has spread to neighbouring Niger, Chad and Cameroon, triggering a regional military response.