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Insecurity, no doubt, is one of the major challenges facing the country today. In fact, for over a decade, Nigeria has been disturbed by activities of Boko Haram and their ISWAP counterparts...
Troops of the Joint Task Force in the North East, Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), deployed alongside Cameroonian Defence Force, have exterminated seven Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists at the Forward Operating Base (FOB), Wulgo.
On April 15, 2014, I sat in my living room in Lagos State, Nigeria, at about 10pm, and watched with rapt attention the breaking news about the kidnap of schoolgirls...
Leader of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab al-Barnawi, is dead, Nigeria’s top military commander said yesterday.
The Nigerian military deserves praises for the resilient manner they have carried on in the war against terrorism, banditry and Boko Haram Islamist insurgency in many parts of the north, while at the same time still struggling to put an end to various...
The leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) jihadist group, Abu Musab al-Barnawi, is dead, Nigeria's top military commander said on Thursday. ISWAP has not given any confirmation of al-Barnawi's death and Nigeria's army has claimed before to have killed jihadist commanders only for them to reappear. "I can authoritatively confirm to you…
The Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP)’s resort to attacks on surrendered Boko Haram members and their families has been thwarted by troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK).
Troops of Operation Hadin Kai have successfully foiled an attempted attack by the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists on a facility housing some surrendered Boko Haram members in Damboa, Borno state.
Troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have neutralised no fewer than 85 Boko Haram and Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in the North East...
The Defence Headquarters has dismissed the report of the killing of 20 fishermen in an airstrike by the Air Component of Operation Hadin Kai at Kwatan Daban Masara in the fringes of Lake Chad.
Infighting between Nigeria's two major jihadist factions has left scores dead, raising the possibility of a prolonged internecine conflict between the two forces, civilian and security sources told AFP Tuesday. Islamic State West Africa Province or ISWAP has emerged as the dominant faction in Nigeria's conflict, especially after the death of rival Boko Haram commander…