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‘Understanding Nigerian Army Super Camp Strategy’

By Anthony Kolawole I have always admired the operational strategy of the Nigerian Army in the war against Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorist in North East Nigeria despite the criticism it has received in some quarters in recent times. In my opinion, the bulk of the criticisms were not grounded in facts,

Boko Haram kills three soldiers, injures eight in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army said three of it's soldiers were killed while eight sustained injuries during an encounter with Boko Haram Terrorists along Monguno-Mairari-Gajiram axis, Borno state. The Army said the troops of Sector 3, Operation LAFIYA DOLE attached to Super Camp Monguno came under the attack Friday while on

Taraba Police killings: Army to court-martial soldiers in Jos

The Nigerian Army is set to move its soldiers to the 3 Division headquarters, Jos, Plateau State, for a possible General Court Martial. The DHQ joint panel, headed by Rear Admiral Ibikunle Olaiya, which investigated the killing of three policemen and a civilian in Ibi, Taraba State, is expected to submit

We have deployed new strategies against Boko Haram — Army

The Nigerian Army on Sunday said it had deployed new strategies against the resurgence of Boko Haram insurgency in some communities in Borno. Olusegun Adeniyi, the Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, made this known when he led a team of journalists on a visit to Magumeri, Gubio and Benisheik, headquarters of

Nigerian Army intercepts six mine resistance vehicles in Adamawa

Soldiers of the Nigerian Army manning a checkpoint in Adamawa State have reportedly intercepted six mine resistance vehicles that seemed to have been transported into Nigeria without due process. The military personnel, attached to the Nigerian Army 23 Armoured Brigade in Yola, seized the equipment in Fufore Local Government Area this

Nigerian Army dismisses soldier for allegedly killing okada rider

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army has dismissed Lance Corporal Ajayi Johnson, the soldier who allegedly killed an okada rider identified as Mr Chimaobi Nwaogwu at Umoukereke Ngwa Community of Abia State on 7 August, 2019. The Army said the soldier was on Wednesday handed over to the Police Force, Abia State

Nigerian Army buries five soldiers killed by Boko Haram in Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army on Friday of five fallen heroes, killed by Boko Haram insurgents at the Nigerian Army Cemetery, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri, Borno state. Olusegun Adeniyi, the incoming Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, during the burial stayed his commitment to end Boko Haram insurgency, restore peace and stability to the

Taraba police killings: group indicts top taraba politicians

A group, Taraba Truth and Justice Committee he alleged that top taraba politicians are involved in bloody clash between men of the Intelligence Response Team of the Nigeria Police and some personnel of the Nigerian Army in Ibbi area of Taraba State. According to the group, the clash might not be