The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Christopher Musa, has revealed that some recently arrested Boko Haram terrorists in the northeast planned attacks from prison in collaboration with prison warders.
The Defence Headquarters said troops of 29 Task Force Brigade foiled the attack by terrorists on the convoy of Yobe Governor along Maiduguri-Damaturu road on Saturday.
Katsina State Governor, Dikko Radda, has condemned the recent attacks and killing of innocent souls in some parts of the state by suspected bandits.
Dozens of persons have been killed following a terrorist attack on a Maulud procession by Muslim faithful at Kusa Village in Musawa Local Council of Katsina State.
The Federal Government has faulted the generalization of Nigerian hospitality outfits in the travel advisory issued by the United States Government.
Nigerian troops on the frontline have killed 67 terrorists, arresting 190 of them and rescueing 47 kidnapped hostages.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Component of Operation Hadin Kai on Sunday, eliminated 22 terrorists in air strikes at their identified terrorists’ hideouts and enclaves in Born.
Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has confirmed the killing of 191 terrorists and arrest of criminals, including oil thieves, in the past two weeks of renewed onslaught against insurgents.
Nigerian Air Force (NAF) bombardment of terrorists’ enclave has led to the elimination of eight bandits in Borno State.
Katsina State Governor, Dikko Radda, yesterday, said terrorists were increasing attacks on some communities in the state to get the government to the negotiation table.
Police in Kaduna State have engaged terrorists in their Zaria hideout and rescued three captives. The victims were kidnapped along Kuriga Wusasa area of Zaria Local Council, Kaduna State, but the timely intervention of the security operatives saved them.
Soldiers on counter-insurgency and other security operations nationwide have killed 39 terrorists and arrested 157 others.