The Boko Haram terrorist organisation has recently adopted the means of using elderly people in their propaganda videos to create tension and generate unnecessary public reactions. What instigated the terror group towards starting these dubious tactics?. Most of the elderly people were abducted from their ancestral homes and forced to join the terror group against their wishes.
On Sunday, the Minister of Defence, retired Brig.Gen. Bashir Magashi, led the Chief of Defence Staff, Service Chiefs on assessment visit to Operation Lafia Dole.The honorable minister on arrival at the headquarters of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maimalari Cantonment, the Theatre Commander of OPLD, Major Gen. Farouq Yahaya, lauded him for his sustained commitment to the operation.
2 More Students Of Kaduna Private Varsity Found Dead The Kaduna state government says it has discovered the corpses of two more students abducted from Greenfield University in Kaduna state.Samuel Aruwan, Kaduna commissioner for internal security and home affairs, disclosed the development in a statement on Monday.
The late Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru has been laid to rest today at the Military Cemetery in Abuja, in accordance with the Islamic rites.It should be recalled that the Chief of Army Staff and about 10 other Military Officers were heading to Kaduna when the Nigerian Air Force Beachcraft 350 Aircraft crashed and killed everyone onboard.
The rate of Insecurity in the country have increased, almost every region of the country is faced with one Security challenge or the other. The north east, is the region that have been experiencing heavy Insecurity issues for a long time now. The Minister of Defence, Magashi Bashir, paid a visit to the troops that are in Maiduguri fighting Boko Haram, and gave them some words of encouragement. The Chief of Defense staff, also accompanied the minister to pay a visit to Operation Lafiya Dole. Magashi Bashir in
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1.Boko Haram will be over soon, COAS assures The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, on Sunday said the ongoing war against Boko Haram would soon be over.
Nigeria waked up to the demise of late Chief of Army Staff Attahiru Ibrahim who died in a plane crash. The late Chief of Army Staff was on his way in preparatory for the passing out parade of some Army officers. The death was a big blow in the fight against terrorism.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru, has issued a 48-hour deadline for the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole to recapture Marte from Boko Haram terrorists.
Defence Minister, Chief Of Defence Staff, Other Service Chiefs Storm Maiduguri Over Terrorist Activies
The Minister of Defence, Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd), on Sunday, arrived in Maiduguri on an assessment visit, accompanied by the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor and the other service chiefs The minister and his team were at the headquarters of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri, where the Theatre Commander, Maj. Gen. Farouq Yahaya, the head of defense and the head of service continued dedication to theater operations. Yahaya explained, in addition to the collective visit of service heads led by
The Nigeria nation is undergoing numerous challenges raging from economic crises, insecurity, corruption and other socio-cultural challenges.According to reports by Punch newspaper, The Minister of Defense, Maj. Gen. Bashir Magashi said that the Nigerian military will soon embark on massive recruitment to improve the numerical strength of the armed forces.
The new Chief of Staff to Nigerian Army ,COAS ,Ibrahim Attahiru ,has reemphasize the commitment of the Nigerian Army to the total elimination of Boko Haram Jihadist .While speaking at Maiduguri Mr Ibrahim Attahiru said that Boko Haram Terrorist has been defeated in many encounters and the military offensive will be continue to wipe out Jihadist from Nigeria.
The Nigerian Military continues to show their unending courage and effort to end the insurgency ongoing in the North-Eastern part of the country.
Troops Neutralise 7 Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims, 4 AK-47 Rifles Sector 1 of the Nigerian Army troops in collaboration with Operation Lafiya Dole Air Component had neutralized about seven Boko Haram terrorists, rescues kidnapped victims, four AK-47 rifles and other weapons.The terrorists were taken unaware when the troops thwarted an incursion into Damasak, the Headquarters of Mobbar Local Government Area of Borno State and one of the Ngwom-Mafa road to Maiduguri located in North Eastern part of the state.
News reports have revealed that there were intermittent shootings in Borno State as soldiers staged a protest against being sent to hot spot in the theatre of operation.
Information making the rounds now has it that a 34-year-old suspected Kidnapper, who was identified as Sampson Ebiowei, has narrated how he got his AK-47 rifle, he said that a Nigerian army officer serving in the Operation Lafiya Dole in the North-Eastern part of the country, sold the gun to him at the cost of N300, 000. The suspected Kidnapper is an indigene of Ofunama in Ovia South West Local Government Council of Edo State, was rounded up by Nigerian Police with the sophisticated weapon alongside 88 rounds
The Nigerian Army announced on Monday that troops from Operation Lafiya Dole killed a large number of Boko Haram terrorists who attempted to attack Dikwa town in Borno State on Sunday.The Director of Army Public Relations, Brig.-Gen. David Fletcher confirmed the development.In a statement issued in Abuja, Mohammed Yerima said.
Good news reaching us this evening from Nigeria Army is that Nigeria Soldiers have Neutralized Over 41 Boko Haram, Rescued 60 Captivates, and Recovered sophisticated Weapons in Borno State.
The new Nigerian Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru has assured the Nigerian troops that the current ongoing war against Boko Haram will soon come to an end.
The Boko Haram militants have remained one of the deadliest terror groups in Africa as they always carry out deadly operations in the northern part of the country which caused panic and fear among residents of the affected areas.
The Boko Haram terrorists have engaged the troops of the Nigerian Army deployed on Operation Lafiya Dole in a gun battle in Askira and Chibok towns, during which 48 terrorists were shot dead, while 11 victims were rescued from the insurgents.