NAF jets bombard bandits’ camp, kill 135 in Katsina, Zamfara

The Defence Headquarters said the Air Component of Operation Hadarin Daji has destroyed several stronghold belonging to bandits and other criminals and killed 135...

Nigerian troops overpower Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Geidam

The Nigerian Army troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have again subdued the Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in an attempt to attack Geidam in Yobe State...

General Buratai charges troops to go on final onslaught on Boko Haram

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has charged the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) to go all out on final showdown...

Boko Haram: General Buratai relocates to North East

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has relocated to the North East to oversee and direct the overall operation in the...

Insurgency: Nigerian Air Force graduates 30 helicopter gunners

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says it has graduated 30 Helicopter Backdoor Gunners (HBDG) to enhance counter-insurgency operation in the country. The Chief of Air...

General Yahaya assumes duty as Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole

Farouq Yahaya, a major general, on Friday took over as the new Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) in Maiduguri, the Borno State...

Operation Lafiya Dole commander sent back to school in major reshuffle

The Theatre commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, General Olusegun Adeniyi, has been sent back to school to be a research fellow at Nigerian Army...

New Army hospital commences clinical services, to support Covid-19 response -CMD

The new ultramodern hospital constructed by the Nigerian Army Officers’ Wives Association (NAOWA) and Nigerian Army in Abuja, “Army Command and NAOWA Hospital,’’ is...

Army: we are not recruiting youths to fight insurgency

Yinka Adeniran, Ibadan The Army on Monday denied that it was embarking on massive recruitment of youths to fight Boko Haram insurgency and insecurity. The Director,...

Social Media Crucial In Tackling Terrorism In Nigeria –Nigerian Army

The Nigeria Army has said that the social media was crucial in tackling terrorism in the country. Director, Civil-Military Affairs, Maj. Gen. Usman Muhammad, stated...

Scores killed as NAF engage in massive bombardment of Sambisa forest

Okodili Ndidi, Abuja The dreaded Boko Haram Islamic Sect once more suffered heavy casualties as the Nigerian Air Force fighter jets their hideouts in Bula...

We will crush Boko Haram in next few days – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has assured that in a matter of days, the dreaded Boko Haram insurgents troubling...

Buratai to troops: give Boko Haram no breathing space

FROM the Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, on Friday came a fresh charge to troops in the North East to give...

NAF destroys ISWAP hideout, neutralises insurgents in Borno

Doris Esa The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) hideout at Bukar Meram on the...

Insurgency: Buratai promotes 3 soldiers for outstanding performance

By Sumaila Ogbaje Three soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) have been rewarded with special promotion to the next rank for their outstanding performance in...

Alleged killings of over 250 insurgents by NAF, fake – Official

By Doris Esa The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says a supposed ‘Breaking News Flash’ with the headline “Nigerian Air Force Kills Over 250 Boko Haram...

Peace keeping: Nigerian Army officer bags Commonwealth Peace Award

By Emmanuel Afonne The Commanding Officer, 72 Special Forces Battalion Makurdi, Lt. Col. A.D. Alhassan, has been honoured by the West African College of Freelance...

Maiduguri-Damaturu Road not blocked by insurgents – Army

By Sumaila Ogbaje The Nigerian Army has dismissed reports insinuating purported blockade of the Maiduguri-Damaturu Road by the insurgents as “fake and mischievous”. The Acting Director,...

Troops in hot chase of remnant of B/Haram terrorists – Army

By Sumaila Ogbaje The Nigerian Army says its troops of ‘Operation Lafiya Dole’ have heightened the tempo of chase of remnants of Boko Haram/Islamic State’s...

GOC urges all segments to join in insurgency fight

By Sumaila Ogbaje The Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Brig.-Gen. Khalifa Ibrahim, says winning the war against insurgency in the North East...
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