Operation Lafiya Dole
Defence Headquarters lists achievements of military operations
The Nigerian Armed Forces, yesterday, reviewed its in various operations across the country in the last one week, commending the troops “for their doggedness...
Troops eliminate 35 terrorists in Borno -DHQ
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have eliminated 35 Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in clearance operations between May 11 and 22 in Borno. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. Enenche said the troops dealt deadly…
Buhari meets service chiefs, vows decisive action against insecurity
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday vowed to deal decisively with the security challenges bedevilling the country. This came as bandits on Wednesday reportedly killed eight people in a fresh attack
Troops neutralise scores of Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Yobe
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), on Saturday, killed scores of Boko Haram/Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists
Boko Haram: DHQ justifies redeployment of Adeniyi
The Defence Headquarters has faulted the criticisms that greeted the redeployment of the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD), Maiduguri, Major-General Olusegun Adeniyi.
Shakeup as army redeploys senior officers
The Nigerian Army yesterday announced the appointments and new postings of some senior officers.In the shakeup, Maj. Gen. Farouk Yahaya was appointed as the new Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole ...
Military neutralises several terrorists, destroys their logistics facilities in Sambisa forest
The Defence Headquarters has disclosed that several Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) have been neutralised in air strikes executed by the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole...
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