The army said in a twitter post that the girl, simply identified as Shaidatu Adamu, confessed that she was on a suicide mission in Maiduguri.
The Spokesperson of the parents, Ayuba Alamson, told newsmen in Maiduguri that the lady who escaped from the Boko Haram captivity, claimed to have stayed with only six girls in the forest.
The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed Boko Haram hideouts in Kollaram, Bula Korege within the Sambisa forest.
The Nigerian Air Force says the Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has successfully destroyed some Boko Haram Terrorists facilities and equipment at Alafa Yagayaga in Sambisa forest.
Goni, who is undergoing rehabilitation at a military detention camp in Maiduguri, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.
The five minute, 17 second video footage seen by a News Agency of Nigeria correspondent in Maiduguri, Borno State, shows the terrorists and their families dressed in festival attires, performing salat after completing 29 days of fasting
Biu, who made the call while addressing troop in Bama town of Borno State, said the situation had changed, hence the need to change tactics by remaining focused, motivated and confident in order to complete the good work.
Lawan made the shocking revelation at a time when the Federal Government placed a ban on the usage of codeine syrup
Buratai said this on Tuesday when the Conservator-General of National Park Service, Ibrahim Goni, paid him an advocacy visit at the Army Headquarters in Abuja.
A statement issued by Brig.-Gen Texas Chukwu, on Thursday said the promotion was in recognition of the troops’ valour and uncommon commitment to duty during the operation.
The group said it will therefore mobilise 20 other local and international NGOs to embark on a tour of Sambisa Forest, the North East and other parts of the country to ascertain the level of success in the counter-insurgency war, as well as…
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Brigadier General Sani Usman, the Director, Army Public Relations, said in a statement issued in Maiduguri that the project was carried out also as part of the ongoing clearance operation to root out remnants of Boko Haram insurgents
Rogers said that the military was conducting Operation DEEP PUNCH II alongside Operation RUWAN WUTA 3 of the Air Force component to clear remnants of the insurgents.
They have also rescued civilians being held hostages by the terrorists, recovered arms, ammunition, Improvised Explosives Devices factories and making materials as well as other equipment.
The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, said in Maduguri on Thursday that the road project was to make troops to establish total dominance of the expansive forest that has been home to the insurgents for…
Shettima said this during a town hall meeting of military and security agencies in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital
The NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday.
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Speaking during a town hall meeting for the military and security agencies in Maiduguri, Dan-Ali said that the Nigerian military had recorded remarkable success in degrading Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.