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Nigerian Army Partners UN On Humanitarian Affairs

The Nigerian Army said it has resolved to partner with the United Nations Office for the Coordination Humanitarian Affairs ( UN-OCHA) to develop capacity that will enhance their professionalism in promoting humanitarian principles and conduct during insurgency. The Acting General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division Brigadier General Abdulmalik Bulama Biu stated

Nigerian Army Repels Boko Haram Attack In Borno

The Nigerian army said it's troops of Sector 3 deployed in operation Lafiya Dole on Friday evening successfully repelled Boko Haram Terrorists attack at Arege in Borno State. Several members of the Boko Haram Terrorists were neutralized while others fled with gun shot wounds during the encounter. Director Army Public Relations, Brig.

Flood: NAF Extends Medical Outreach To 4,000 Victims In Bayelsa

Godsgift Onyedinefu   The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has extended its medical and surgical outreach to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) at Igbogene Community in Yenagoa Local Government Area (LGA) of Bayelsa State. This is in furtherance of the NAF’s humanitarian efforts geared towards alleviating the suffering of the victims of the recent flood

NAF destroys boko haram training camp in malkonory

The Nigerian Air Force announced that its  Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) Training Camp in Malkonory and also destroyed a BHT vehicle near Tumbun Rego in Northern Borno State. The NAF spokesperson Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola in a statement on Thursday

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35s after fighter jet crash

•US, the UK and Israel to carry out a fleet-wide inspection of a fuel tube within the engine of the F-35 aircraft.   The US Department of Defence grounded its global fleet of F-35 stealth fighters on Thursday as a result of the first-ever crash of the costliest plane in history. Israeli soldiers

Search for missing Gen. Alkali, not a punitive expedition – Army

Godsgift Onyedifu The Nigerian Army stated that it's search-and-find operation is not a punitive expedition, but is aimed at locating the missing Maj-Gen. Idris Alkali (rtd). This was disclosed in a statement on Wednesday the Chief of Civil-Military Affairs, Maj-Gen. Nuhu Angbazo, who assured that the Army has intensified efforts to find

Nigerian troops kill 76 Boko Haram terrorists, Chad kills 48 in Borno

Seventy-six Boko Haram terrorists, among others, trying to overrun Nigeria’s military formation in Metele, near Kangarwa in Borno were killed on Wednesday. In what was a double blow to the terrorists on same day, Chadian troops also killed another 48. According to the Nigerian Army Twitter posts, the gallant troops of the

Killings: NAF deploys air assets to plateau

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed an EC-135 helicopter and an Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft along with an additional detachment of NAF Regiment personnel to Plateau State. The deployment is in support of efforts aimed at quelling the crisis that recently erupted in the State and restoring normalcy. NAF