Adesanya explained that on the fourth day of an ongoing intensive bombardment of the insurgents’ hideouts in the Sambisa General Area, the airforce conducted air interdiction on Boko Haram’s settlement in Njimia on September 10.
The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, Air Commodore, Olatokunbo Adesanya, made the disclosure on Wednesday in Abuja in a statement issued to newsmen.
Ibrahim disclosed this at the handing over of the former insurgents to the Commander, Operation Safe Corridor in Maiduguri, Borno State.
Buratai disclosed this during a Photo/Arts Exhibition, which was part of activities to mark the week-long Nigerian Army Day Celebration.
Seduced by the power, and disenchanted with the domestic drudgery of their everyday lives, women are far more difficult than men to deradicalise and reintegrate into their communities, said Akilu, who called for more support for the former…
Briefing newsmen on the development Friday in Yola, the state Commandant of NSCDC, Aliyu Ndanusa, said Mumina was rescued with her eight-month-old baby on Thursday
The defendant was allegedly involved in the abduction of seven foreigners from a construction site in Bauchi
Brigadier-General Victor Ezugwu, the outgoing Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division, Nigerian Army, made this known at the handover ceremony in Maiduguri
The teenager is among three suspects arrested by the military when they allegedly came for a suicide mission at a military facility in Jakana in Maiduguri
For example it appears very strange to me that every time the Buhari administration has major issues and they need a distraction a new batch of Chibok girls are suddenly released
I strongly believe at this critical period and with the unabated inter-agency rivalries and the incidence of leakages of classified information by some agencies of government, the current National Security Adviser, General Babagana Monguno,…
The commendation came on the heels of troops display of bravery that led to successful and decisive repelling of Boko Haram terrorists attempted incursion into their location in Sambisa forest, Borno State early on Thursday
According to available information, Nafiu was number 176 on the list of wanted Boko Haram commanders released by the Nigerian Army
The Commandant of NSCDC in Borno State, Malam Ibrahim Abdu, disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Maiduguri on Tuesday
We have reached a stage in the anti-terrorism war, where I feel these soft and non-combative means of tackling the vestiges of terrorism is more lucrative and would help us better as a people and a nation
The Nigerian military had in 2014, with photographs, said Shekau was killed during a raid
The even for which the President was to visit Sambisa Forest, the Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship, was held on Monday, with the Minister of Defense, Brigadier General Mansur Dan-Ali, representing him
The Army had declared Shekau dead over two years ago
Governor Kashim Shettima disclosed this at the opening of the 2017 Small Arms Championship in Sambisa forest in Borno State on Monday
The President made the vow when he declared the 2017 Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship opened in Sambisa Forest