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Nigerian Troops foil Boko Haram attack on Borno

Godsgift Onyedinefu Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have countered a group of Boko Haram terrorists who made frantic attempt to infiltrate Gajiram Community, Borno State on Tuesday 15 January 2019. The Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed in a statement Thursday. He stated, "The terrorists,

Counter-Offensive: Military inflicts heavy casualties on Boko Haram, kills 100 fighters

•Launches simultaneous attacks against terrorists in four towns •To shift battleground to Baga, Lake Chad Senator Iroegbu  The Nigerian troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have in its latest counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency operations offensive inflicted heavy casualties on Boko Haram Terrorists in the North East killing about 100 of their fighters. According to the Director

Soldiers’ Accounts: How tactical blunders, sabotage exposed Nigerian troops to Boko Haram attacks

In summary •Disbanded Metele unit moved to Malfatori rather than Kukawa Cross •Arage Battalion moved to MNJTF instead of Kekeno •Over 54 soldiers deserted in the last two weeks •Unit Commander dismisses soldiers •37 soldiers still missing after Jeli attack The current upsurge in Boko Haram

Over 27 shiite muslims killed by Nigerian troops–IMN

Jude Johnson The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN)also known as the Shiites muslims claimes that Nigerian troops shot and killed at least 27 of its members during a procession to the capital of Abuja. The IMN spokesperson, Mr. Ibrahim Musa, said six people were killed on Saturday and another 21 on Monday. Nigeria's

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

Boko Haram meet their waterloo, 50 killed in Damasak

•Buratai supervises operations •Army debunks reported fall of Damasak Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian troops in a renewed offensive in parts of the North East have killed over 50 Boko Haram terrorists that earlier attacked military positions in Damasak, sources revealed to Global Sentinel. Sources close to the theatre of operations, disclosed that the

Has Boko Haram Become A Money Spinner For The Army Brass?

Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú   Is it possible that the Army brass has turned the Boko Haram insurgency into a full-time money making occupation, wasting the lives of soldiers on the field, while generals make money both in Abuja and the theatre of operations, by not providing the necessary tools and intelligence capacity required

Nigerian troops neutralise 16 Boko Haram terrorists in Borno

•Recover gun trucks, cache of ammunition Jude Johnson  The Nigerian troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed in Forward Operational Base (FOB) along Mairari  in Monguno have neutralised 16 Boko Haram insurgents in part Borno State, North East Nigeria. The Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement on