Multinational force receives 47 repentant Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists
The Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) has received 47 members of Boko Haram/Islamic States West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorist groups who surrendered to its troops in the Lake Chad and surrounding areas.
Buhari’s scorecard on the slab, five years on
On May 29, this year, when President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration clocked five years in office, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party...
Boko Haram/ISWAP recruiting in Lake Chad region, says MNJTF
The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) has raised the alarm on Boko Haram/Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ recruitment drive in the Lake Chad region to replace its lost fighters.
Military kills 19 Boko Haram terrorists in Lake Chad
The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) yesterday said it had killed 19 Boko Haram terrorists while conducting Operation Yanchin Tapki at Tumbums in Lake Chad region.
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...
Defence Headquarters denies pulling out of Chadian troops
Five days after a presidential aide assured Nigerians that there was no cause for concern over the withdrawal of 1, 200 Chadian troops from North East, the Defence Headquarters...
Army arrests 75 terrorists, rescues 47 in Borno, Katsina cops free five girls
Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) have arrested 75 terrorists and rescued 147 captives in Monguno, Kukawa and Guzamala council areas of Borno State.
Stamp out terrorism now, Buhari charges West African leaders
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, tasked ECOWAS leaders not to allow terrorist groups destabilise the region.
Military refutes killing of 40 soldiers in Lake Chad region
The military has refuted claims that Islamic State West African Province (ISWAP) killed 40 soldiers in a recent attack on Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) at Baga, Borno State.
Why Buhari has failed in providing security, by Arewa group
Convener of Arewa Research and Development Programme (ARDP) Dr. Usman Bujage has said prioritising loyalty over competence was responsible for Federal Government’s failure to effectively tackle insecurity in the country. Bugaje, who stated this at a media briefing in Kaduna, said security agencies’ assurances to secure lives and property have become increasingly hollow and as…