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Eight soldiers reportedly killed in ISWAP ambush near Monguno

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Eight Nigerian soldiers were killed in an insurgent ambush in the Lake Chad area of Nigeria’s Borno state on Friday, August 30, two military sources told AFP. Heavily-armed fighters believed to be from Islamic State West Africa Province opened fire on a military convoy, 35 km (22 miles) west of Monguno, where

NAF jet destroys Boko Haram Terrorists’ logistics base in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it's Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE under Operation GREEN SWEEP 3 destroyed a Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) Logistics Base and Assembly Area at Bula Bello on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno State. The NAF Director of Public

Nigerian Troops foil terrorist’s plot in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The troops of operation Lafiya Dole have repelled terrorists along Maiduguri, Konduga, Bama axis in Borno state. The terrorists had dug a big hole in the middle of the road with the intention to plant an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and frustrate smooth movement of troops, logistics and other road

NAF jet bombs Boko Haram’s tactical base, kills scores in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed a major tactical base of the Boko Haram terrorists in Borno. The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, said the air task force also killed scores of insurgents’ fighters at Izza on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno. Air Commodore Ibikunle

NAF Aircraft kill dozens of ISWAP terrorists in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Air Force ( NAF) says it's Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralized several Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters at multiple locations within Kollaram, a settlement on the fringes of Lake Chad in the Northern part of Borno State. The NAF

Boko Haram: EU condemns killing of over 60 mourners

Godsgift Onyedinefu The European Union (EU) have condemned the killing of over 60 persons by suspected Boko Haram members at a funeral on Saturday in Borno State. The latest carnage occurred  of the insurgency-wracked state. Suspected Boko Haram insurgents in Sunday reportedly unleashed a deadly attack and killed at least 60 persons at

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