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Elections: Nigerian Troops repel Boko Haram attack, kill three terrorists

Godsgift OnyedinefuNigerian Troops including the Civilian Joint Task force (CJTF) has successfully repelled an attack by Boko Haram terrorists killing three of the terrorists in Borno state. The Army confirmed that there was an attack by unconfirmed number of Boko Haram terrorists using Person Borne Improvised Explosive Device (PBIED) at Jidimari

Nigerian troops kill scores of terrorists in 3-hour gun duel in Yobe

The 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe, on Sunday neutralised scores of Boko Haram insurgents who attacked the military base. Nureni Alimi, the Assistant Director, Public Relations, 27 Task Force Brigade, disclosed this in a statement issued on Monday. Mr Alumi, a major, said many insurgents were killed,

Nigerian Troops kill two boko Haram Terrorists, rescues two aged women

Godsgift Onyedinefu Troops of 112 Task Force Battalion of the Nigerian Army on Saturday killed two boko haram terrorists and rescued two women in Borno State. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, said in a statement on Sunday. He said the troops encountered the terrorists while conducting

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