Counter Terrorism: Gen Abdul Khalifa Lists MNJTF’s Accomplishments
1. The Force Commander (FC) of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF), Major General Abdul Khalifa Ibrahim today 9 March 2023 delivered a lecture titled “Counter terrorism/Counter...

Military deactivates 74 illegal refineries, apprehends 71 criminals in 2 weeks

 

Defense Headquarters says troops of Operation Delta Safe have discovered and destroyed 74 illegal refining sites in the Niger Delta region in the last two...

Troops ransack kidnappers hideout, rescue commissioner

Troops of the 13 Brigade Nigerian Army, Calabar, deployed for Operation Akpakwu, have rescued the Commissioner for Women Affairs in Cross River, Mrs Gertrude Njar, from captivity.

The...

One policeman killed as troops Repel ISWAP Attack in Magumeri

 

By: Zagazola Makama 

 

Atleast one policeman killed while  repelling attacks by the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) in the North Eastern Magumeri...

ISWAP massacred 26 fishermen in Borno 
By: Zagazola Makama 
At least 26 fishermen were shot dead in an attack  by suspected Islamic State of the West African (ISWAP) militants in the Nigeria's northeastern Gamborun Ngala, in Borno...

Army confirms killing of soldiers by colleague, self in Sokoto

The Nigerian Army on Monday confirmed the case of a soldier who shot his colleagues and himself dead at Forward Operations Base, Rabah, Sokoto State on Sunday.

Director, Army Public...

MNJTF troops Repel ISWAP Attack in Monguno 

By: Zagazola Makama

The troops of Sector 3 Multi National Joint Task Force (MNJTF) have repelled attacks by the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Monguno, the northern part of Borno...

1,250 Boko Haram  surrendered after 200 fighters, families killed by ISWAP in Borno

 

By: Zagazola Makama 

 

At least  1,250 fleeing Boko Haram fighters and  families have surrendered to Nigerian troops in the...

ISWAP Kill over 200 Boko Haram terrorists, women, children in Borno

By: Zagazola Makama

No fewer than 200 Boko Haram fighters, women, and children were killed by the Islamic State of the West Africa  Province(ISWAP) in a deadly rival clash in...

 

Troops clear bandit hideout in fierce battle in Chikun LGA, rescue 14 victims

The Troops of Sector Four of Operation Whirl Punch, and Special Forces of the 167 Battalion have cleared a bandit hideout during a fierce encounter in Kaduna...

Boko Haram abduct 7 villagers in Borno 

 

 

By: Zagazola Makama 

 

 

The Jamā'at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da'wah wa'l-Jihād, Boko Haram terrorists group have abducted 7 persons in the North Wast of...

Insurgency: NSA calls for effective stakeholders’ collaboration in stabilising affected communities

 

The National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Maj.-Gen. Babagana Monguno, has called for effective collaboration and coordination in ensuring...

How Nigerians Can Help Tackle Boko Haram-ISWAP Terrorism – COAS

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has called on Nigerians to play active role in tackling insurgency in the country.

Yahaya made the call during a 3-Day Seminar...

Fire at Maiduguri Monday Market destroys 13,000 shops – Gov. Zulum

 

Sunday’s fire at the Maiduguri Monday Market destroyed 13,000 shops, Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno said on Thursday in Maiduguri.
Zulum told visiting President Muhammadu...

Buhari to inaugurate 50 megawatts Maiduguri gas plant on Thursday

 President Muhammadu Buhari is expected in Maiduguri on Thursday to inaugurate the new 50 megawatts Maiduguri gas power plant.

Gov. Babagana Zulum made this known on Wednesday...

Maiduguri market fire: Police arrest 50 suspects for alleged looting

The Police Command in Borno has arrested 50 suspects for alleged looting during the Maiduguri Monday market inferno.

The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Kamilu Shatambaya...

Fire razes 80 shops in Kano

 

The Kano State Fire Service says fire has razed 80 shops at the Kasuwar Kurmi Market in Kano Municipal.

A statement on Wednesday in Kano by the service Spokesman, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, said the fire started...

Army, Ministry, ONSA hold seminar on managing repentant terrorists

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has called on Nigerians to play active role in tackling insurgency in the country.

Yahaya made the call during a 3-Day...

Maiduguri Market: Reconstruction starts this week, Zulum says 

.. Kashim Imam donates N100m for victims

Reconstruction of Maiduguri Monday market which was razed on Sunday by an early morning fire disaster is to begin this week, Borno State...

 

MAIDUGURI MONDAY MARKET FIRE: GOC COMMISERATES WITH SHOP OWNERS AS TROOPS INTENSIFY CONFIDENCE-BUILDING PATROLS TO REASSURE LOCAL

The General Officer Commanding 7 Division and Commander Sector 1 Operation Hadin Kai, Major General Waidi...