Nigerian Air Force destroys hideout of insurgents in Borno State

The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed a terrorists’ hideout. It also reportedly neutralised some terrorists at Kaicungul, a settlement about 100km North-west of Monguno, in Northern Borno. NAF Director of Public Relations and Information, Ibikunle Daramola, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in… Read More Nigerian Air Force destroys hideout of insurgents in Borno State

Nigerian soldiers kill Boko Haram media commander Ahmad Sale

The Nigeria Army has announced that its men have killed Boko Haram’s media chief, Ahmad Sale. Sale is said to be a key member of the sect’s faction known as Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP). This was made known in a statement issued to newsmen on Saturday, November 17, 2018 by Army authorities. According… Read More Nigerian soldiers kill Boko Haram media commander Ahmad Sale

Two dead as Nigerian soldiers clash with Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

Troops of 3 Battalion on operation LAFIYA DOLE, on Friday, successfully repelled Boko Haram terrorists’ attack at Ngamboru Ngala, Borno State. One Boko Haram terrorist was killed during the encounter, while other members of the group fled following a superior fire power from the troops. Texas Chukwu, Army’s Director of Information, said one soldier lost… Read More Two dead as Nigerian soldiers clash with Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

Two dead, four injured as Boko Haram insurgents ambush Nigerian soldiers in Borno 

Members of the Boko Haram insurgent group, on Monday, ambushed military vehicles along Biu and Damboa town, killing two soldiers and injuring four others. A military source said that the soldiers were travelling between Biu and Damboa when they came under heavy gun fire from the terrorists group. “Boko Haram attacked our soldiers on Monday.… Read More Two dead, four injured as Boko Haram insurgents ambush Nigerian soldiers in Borno 

Soldier, female suicide bombers killed as Boko Haram terrorists clash with troops in Adamawa

Troops of 28 Task Force Brigade of Operation Lafiya Dole, yesterday said it killed 2 female suicide bombers, while a soldier lost his life when they engaged Boko Haram terrorists in Gulak, Madagali Local Council of Adamawa State. The Director, Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman disclose this in a statement in Abuja yesterday. Usman… Read More Soldier, female suicide bombers killed as Boko Haram terrorists clash with troops in Adamawa

Nigerian Army arrest Boko Haram terrorist, four child traffickers

The amy on Saturday confirmed the arrest of a suspected Boko Haram terrorist, Aliyu Ahmed, alias Aliko. The army spokesman, Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman said in the statement said that Aliko was arrested on Friday by troops of 33 Brigade following a tip off in Yuga village in Toro Local Government Area of Bauchi State, where… Read More Nigerian Army arrest Boko Haram terrorist, four child traffickers

Nigeria Air Force bomb Boko Haram insurgents in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Tuesday said its newly acquired all-weather helicopter gunship, Mi-35M Super Hind, recorded its first hit in battle against the Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East. Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore, Olatokunbo Adesanya said on 21 May, NAF Component of Operation LAFIYA DOLE conducted an Intelligence Surveillance… Read More Nigeria Air Force bomb Boko Haram insurgents in Borno