Ace Nigerian Journalist, Babajide Kolade Otitoju, has revealed the name of ISWAP's new leader. Babajide made the revelation while narrating how Al-Barnawi died from the injury he sustained in battle. You may recall that Nigeria's Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, recently confirmed the death of Abu Musab Al-Barnawi.
Reports indicate that Nigerian Airforce, NAF, airstrikes kill over 100 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists around Lake Chad as the air force continues their week-long onslaught on terrorist targets on islands and localities around Lake Chad. On receiving credible intelligence on Wednesday that about 20 boats (not 11 as earlier reported) with suspected Boko Haram or ISWAP terrorists were converging for a meeting on an Island in the Tumbuns on the Lake Chad and at Malam Fatori, three NAF aircraft were scrambled to carry out strikes on the targets.
Turkish President to visit Buhari Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will visit President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Aso Rock on October 18, local Turkish media have revealed. Reports detail that the Turkish president will leave his home country on October 17 for a four-day diplomatic tour to Nigeria, Angola and Togo.
The National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno, has announced the killing of the newly appointed ISWAP leader, Malam Bako. Monguno revealed this to journalists on Thursday, October 21, 2021, shortly after the National Security Council meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Rock
Terrorism has been a menace ravaging the country for some time now. The northeastern region has been the epicentre of this scourge - many have lost their loved ones and properties due to the activities of these evil men. Recently, the military and government intensified efforts to curtail this menace - many sophisticated weapons such as the Super Tucano fighter jets were purchased.
Nigerians Woke Up Today to hear news that made almost everyone in the society celebrate. This news is about the death of a Prominent Nigerian Terrorist Leader, Abu Musab Al-Barnawi. Nigerians celebrated because of the havoc his group have caused. Below is a picture showing this terrorist:
A strong commander and leader of the Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), has been killed by the men of Nigerian soldiers. The dreaded terrorists leader, Malam Bako, succeeded Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, the son of Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf. This was disclosed on Thursday, October 21, by the National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno.
General Lucky Irabor, Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff, has confirmed that the vicious leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab Al-Barnawi has been killed. The chief of defense staff made the revelation while speaking on Thursday during the Ministerial briefing organised by the presidential communications team at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Today's Headlines: Tragedy As NAF Accidentally Bombs Yobe Village; Boko Haram Leader Killed In Borno
Tragedy as NAF bombs Yobe village Nothing less than 10 people reportedly died during a counter-insurgency operation in Borno State. It was made known that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter stormed Yunusari village in Borno to fight the Boko Haram terrorists who are disrupting the peace of the village/country.
Barely one month after killing the leader of the terror group known as the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, Nigerian troops have also neutralized his successor, Malam Bako. This was made known by the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno while addressing State House correspondents on Thursday, October 21, 2021, after a meeting between President Mubammadu Buhari and the Service Chiefs at the presidential villa in Abuja.
The leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, has been reportedly killed according to the media. The reports have it that he was killed in the last week of August. Al-Barnawi was the son of the founder of Boko Haram, Mohammed Yusuf, who took up arms against the Nigerian state in 2009.Security forces, however, killed Yusuf and more than a thousand of his disciples during the insurrection in the same year.
Chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor has confirmed the death of the leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) , Abu Musab Al-Barnawi. Al-Barnawi was the son of Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf who launched a war against the Nigerian state. Al-Barnawi was previously the spokesperson for the terrorist group before he later became ISWAP leader following the death of Abubakar Shekau.
The Federal Government of Nigeria has confirmed the death of Malam Bako, the insurgent leader who took over the leadership of the Islamic State for West Africa Province(ISWAP), following the demise of the former leader, Abu Musab Al-Barnawi. Recall that Al-Barnawi was the son of Boko Haram founder, Mohammed Yusuf, the Boko Haram founder.
Former Minister of Aviation, Dr. Femi Fani Kayode has taken to his social media handles to react to the death of the vicious leader of the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP), Habib bin Yusuf who is popularly known as Abu Musab Al-Barnawi. Abu Musa Al-Barnawi is the son of the founder of Boko Haram, Mohammad Yusuf who died in 2009 in the hands of security forces after he was said to have launched a war against the Nigerian government.
Photo Credit: Google Army Confirms Death Of ISWAP Leader Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers The leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) jihadist group, Abu Musab al-Barnawi, is dead, Nigeria’s top military commander said on Thursday. ISWAP has not given any confirmation of al-Barnawi’s death and Nigeria’s army has claimed before to have killed jihadist commanders only for them to reappear.
The Nigerian military chief of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor, had reportedly, confirmed the death of Abu Musab al-Barnawi, the leader of the Islamic State West Africa Province jihadist group, as well as the son of the founder of the Boko Haram militant group, Mohammed Yusuf, who was allegedly killed in police custody in 2009, in Maiduguri.
The National Security Adviser to the President, Babagana Monguno, has reported the killing of Malam Bako, the replacement of Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, the head of the Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP). Mr Monguno, a retired major general, uncovered this when he tended to State House reporters on the result of the meeting of security chiefs directed by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the State House, Abuja, on Thursday.
File Photo: Al-Barnawi The Nigerian military has confirmed the death of Abu Musab al-Barnawi, the leader of the West African Islamic State (ISWAP). "He is dead and will continue to be dead," said Chief of Defense Staff General Lucky Irabor. However, General Irabor did not provide further details on Barnawi's death, which was first reported in September.
The Nigerian Army is certainly winning the war against insurgency as evidenced by numerous events in the past months. While thousands of insurgents having been surrendering, numerous more have been killed by gallant troops. In a matter of months, the dreaded Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorist group lost two of its leaders due to intelligence and tactical operations by Nigeria's security agencies.
File Photo: Al-Barnawi Citizens of northeastern Nigeria continue to speak out over reports that ISWAP leader Abu Mus'ab Al-Barnawi was killed in an ambush on his delegation at border Borno, Yobe State border. While some have expressed doubts about his death, there are many who see Al-Barnawi's death as a victory for the war on terror in the Lake Chad region.