School children donates household items to troops fighting insurgency in North-East
Students of Children International School (CIS) in Lagos on Wednesday donated 3,000 bags of sanitary kits to Nigerian soldiers fighting insurgency in the North-East.
Army takes delivery of military vehicles from Innoson Motors
The Nigerian Army yesterday said it has started receiving the military vehicles it ordered from an indigenous manufacturing company, Innoson Motors.
Army releases 244 repentant Boko Haram insurgents to Borno government
The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 repentant Boko Haram insurgents released from detention to Borno Government. The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, disclosed this while presenting the released detainees to Gov. Kashim Shettima, at the Military Cemetery, Maimalari cantonment, Maiduguri. Nicholas said that the detainees were released as part of…
Rescued Chibok girl handed over to Borno government
The Nigerian Army on Tuesday formally handed over the rescued Chibok school girl, Salomi Pogu, to the Borno Government. Major-General Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, presented two rescued girls, including Pogu, to the Deputy Governor, Alhaji Usman Durkwa, in Maiduguri. Nicholas disclosed that Pogu was rescued on Jan. 4, alongside one other…
Boko Haram factional leader wounded by troops
The Nigerian Army on Friday said one of the Boko Haram factional leaders, Mamman Nur, was wounded in an ongoing clearance operation by troops in Lake Chad region.
Army rescues another Chibok girl, 2,000 persons as 200 terrorists surrender
The Nigerian Army says its troops on Operation Lafiya Dole at Pulka, has rescued one of the Chibok girls abducted by the Boko Haram terrorists in 2014. This is as over 2, 000 people were rescued with the surrender of 200 Boko Haram insurgents during a three-day coordinated ground and aerial operations in the Lake…
Nigerian army says it rescued another Chibok girl
The Nigerian army said on Thursday it rescued one of the kidnapped Chibok girls amid a wave of deadly Boko Haram kidnappings and bombings rocking the country's northeast.
The Nigerian Army has put forward a polyglot policy for its officers, men and women that is ruffling feathers plentifully. It wants all its personnel to be proficient in Hausa, Igbo and Yoruba by December 2018. This is said to be a directive from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, who feels…
Nigerian Army kill 3 Boko Haram insurgents
The Nigerian Army on Monday said its troops killed three Boko Haram insurgents and recovered 200 cattle in Borno.
Troops kill 20 insurgents, capture 17, rescue 100 civilians
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said its troops had killed 20 Boko Haram insurgents in a clearance operation in the Lake Chad Basin.