Operation Whirl Stroke
5 Oct 2021
The Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP)’s resort to attacks on surrendered Boko Haram members and their families has been thwarted by troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK).
26 Aug 2021
Eight persons have been reportedly killed at Yelwata Community in Guma Local Council of Benue State by gunmen suspected to be herders.
26 Apr 2021
Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), on Saturday, reportedly uncovered arms and ammunition at the palace of Chief Utambe Adzer, the District Head of Cha (Mue Ter Cha), in Ukum Local Council of Benue State.
8 Apr 2021
The military has destroyed the hide-out of criminals who attacked troops at Bonta village in Konshisha Local Council of Benue State, neutralising 12 of the bandits.
24 Mar 2021
Saturday’s Fulani armed militia attack on Governor Samuel Ortom may have forced Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS) to deploy troops to the Tyo-Mu and Abintse general area to forestall recurrence.
20 Dec 2020
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke have raided an hideout of some of late Gana’s militia gang...
26 Sep 2020
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of Operation Whirl Stroke and 117 Guards Battalion have eliminated four armed bandits...
15 Sep 2020
The Defence Headquarters says the troops of ”Operation Whirl Stroke” has recorded another success in the fight against terrorists, bandits and other criminal elements in the North Central region of the country.
19 Jun 2020
The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has said that Nigerian Troops killed 52 criminals across all its theatres of war, with the destruction and recovery of a cache of arms and ammunition, in the last one week.
4 Mar 2020
The Force Commander of the military Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), Maj.-Gen. Adeyemi Yekini, yesterday said that his troops were neither overwhelmed nor overstretched by the security challenges in the three states of their operation.
13 Jan 2020
Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State and his Benue counterpart, Samuel Ortom, have appealed to the Federal Government to the sustain the military operation...
13 Dec 2019
Operation Whirl Stroke (OPWS), on Wednesday, exchanged gunfire with an armed robbery gang terrorising Abako community in Katsina-ala Council of Benue State.