Thursday, 30th November 2023

Nigerian troops

13 Oct
Troops of Operation Hadarin Daji have rescued 17 kidnapped victims and captured operational motorcycles from terrorists during a rescue operation.
15 Sep
Troops of the Joint Task Force Northwest Operation Hadarin rescued 17 kidnapped victims and recovered large numbers of rustled cattle in the ongoing operation in Zamfara State.
7 Sep
The Defence Headquarters says troops of the armed forces of Nigeria have in the last three months, neutralised 817 terrorists, apprehended 1,326 criminals and rescued 721 hostages in different operations across the country.
11 Aug
A former Provost of the Federal College of Education (Technical) Gusau, Dr Hassan Abubakar Augie and his son, were rescued from armed bandits by troops of Sector 1 Operation Hadarin Daji deployed at Forward Operating Base Mada in Zamfara State.
19 Jul
Troops of Operation Safe Haven (OPSH), maintaining peace in Plateau and its environs, have arrested 1,000 cows and sheep grazing on farmlands in the Mangu Local Government Area of the state. Capt. James Oya, the Media Officer of the operation, said this in a statement on Wednesday in Jos. ”In our ongoing efforts to address…
18 Jul
Combined troops of 63 Brigade of the Nigerian Army, the Police and Operatives of the Department of State Services have neutralized two suspected IPOB/ESN fighters and arrested five others after a fierce encounter that took place on Monday, July 17, 2023 at Fuji Junction general area in Asaba, Delta State.
7 Jul
Troops of 223 Battalion, operating under Sector 1 of Joint Task Force, North West Operations Hadarin Daji have rescued 24 kidnap victims, including a child after a shootout with notorious bandits at Kabugu Lamba in Zamfara State. This was revealed by Director Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu. According to Nwachukwu, the rescue operation…
7 Jul
Nigerian Troops have killed five members of Boko Haram and Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) terrorists attempting to cross the Nigerian territory from the Cameroon border.
15 May
Another Chibok schoolgirl Saratu Dauda has been rescued by the Nigerian troops from Boko Haram captivity.
10 May
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has charged Nigerian troops to use social media appropriately, in line with the Armed Forces Policy on Social Media.
5 May
No fewer than 122 civilians, including two Chibok schoolgirls, have been rescued by troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) in the North East.
11 Apr
A notorious bandit leader, Isiya Danwasa and his cohort have been ambushed and neutralised by the Nigerian army.


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