Seven Nigerian troops killed in ISWAP attack
Seven soldiers were killed on Tuesday when Islamic State-affiliated jihadists attacked a military position in northeastern Nigeria, two military sources told AFP.
Another Christian killed by 10-year old ISWAP member
Islamic State West African Province has released a video that shows a Christian man being executed by an Islamic State child “soldier” in Borno, Nigeria. In a video released by its news platform, Amaq agency, ISWAP said the Christian man was killed on Monday. Pieter Van Ostaeyen, a member of the editorial board of the…
ISWAP free five kidnapped aid workers in Nigeria
Islamic State-aligned jihadists have released five local aid workers abducted last month in violence-wracked northeastern Nigeria, security sources and one of those freed said Thursday.
MNJTF, NAF kill ISWAP commanders in Lake Chad region
Troops of Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) and Air Task Force at the weekend killed four commanders of Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) in the Lake Chad Basin.MNJTF Spokesman, Col. Timothy Antigha yesterday stated in Maiduguri...
NAF neutralises ISWAP fighters, destroys portions of their tactical Hq
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed portions of an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP)’s tactical headquarters at Kollaram on the fringes of the Lake Chad in Borno.
Clashes over Nigeria garrison town spark deadly displacement camp fire: witnesses
Intense fighting between Nigeria's army and jihadists over a key northeastern garrison town killed three soldiers and sparked a deadly blaze at a nearby displacement camp, witnesses and security sources said Wednesday.
CAN tasks government on Boko Haram’s abduction of chairman, others
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has urged the Federal Government to secure the immediate release of Rev. Lawan Andimi, who was abducted last week by Boko Haram terrorists
Army captures more terrorists, rescues over 165 women, children
The Nigerian Army says its troops have neutralised and captured more Boko Haram/Islamic State of West Africa’s Province (ISWAP) terrorists and rescued 165 women and children from their captivity in Borno State. The Nigerian Army Operations Media Coordinator, Col. Aminu Iliyasu, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja, said the operations were carried out in…