Military hits terrorists’ leaders’ locations, eliminate several fighters in Sambisa forest
The military has destroyed Boko Haram terrorists leaders’ locations in separate air strikes at Parisu and Bula Bello in Sambisa forest area of Borno.
Court reverses military officer’s disengagement, awards N75m damages
The National Industrial Court of Nigeria has nullified the compulsory retirement of Captain Benedict O. Akanni by the Nigerian Army.
Military repels attack by herders in Benue, kills five
Troops of the joint military operation, Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), have repelled an attack launched by suspected Fulani herdsmen on three villages
Military airstrike kills terrorists, destroys facilities in Sambisa forest – DHQ
The Defence Headquarters says Boko Haram terrorists in the Sambisa Forest of Borno have been set in disarray, following massive air strikes conducted by the Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole
Military on lockdown: We’ll use minimum necessary force in enforcement
The Nigerian Armed Forces, yesterday, said it would provide the minimum necessary force to support the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and other security agencies to checkmate the activities of criminals taking advantage
Troops eliminated 100 insurgents, lost 29 soldiers, military clarifies
The Nigerian military said over 100 Boko Haram terrorists were neutralised at a clearance operation in Gorgi, not 500 or 200, as given, respectively
‘Military officer should stay away from politics and stand firm as professional soldiers’
Captain Yusuf Abdulmaliq, one of the few 11 Native Authority Police enlisted into the Nigerian Army in 1966, actively took part in the civil war alongside several military officers
Nigerian military kills 26 bandits in Katsina, Zamfara
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have recently killed about 26 bandits in different locations in Zamfara and Katsina States.