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Boko Haram: Tales from the  warfront

Combat is never a comfortable or enjoyable experience and cant be made so. But the soldier who is eating well, has adequate supplies and modern equipment, and also feels that he is being supported both by the Army and the civilian population, will perform far better than the one who feels neglected,” – Lt. Gen. William G. Pagonis. Continue reading Boko Haram: Tales from the  warfront at Vanguard News.

Photos: Nigerian Soldier Killed By Boko Haram In Maiduguri Borno..RIP David Egunbiyi

5 insurgents were neutralized on Sunday after an ambush attack on the Nigerian troops carrying out a military patrol operation in the area. The troops managed to overcome the insurgents after a serious exchange of fire that led to the death of a gallant officer identified as David Babalola Egunbiyi. The 32-year-old officer is said […]Continue reading…

Breaking: NAF troops avert fresh Boko Haram attack on soldiers in Borno

ph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Airforce,Saturday night,said a carefully planned major attack on troops of the Nigerian Army deployed in Operation Lafia Dole, in the North east, was foild by its Air Task Forces earlier in the day. Continue reading Breaking: NAF troops avert fresh Boko Haram attack on soldiers in Borno at Vanguard News.

NAF destroys Boko Haram facilities in Borno

The Operation Lafia Dole of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF), has destroyed some facilities of the Boko Haram terrorists, at Bukar Meram and Tumbun Allura on the fringes of Lake Chad in Borno. Continue reading NAF destroys Boko Haram facilities in Borno at Vanguard News.

Bus Passengers Kidnapped By Boko Haram Militants Regain Freedom As Army Kills 14 Terrorists

The Nigerian Army today said it had neutralized 14 Boko Haram insurgents and rescued 21 hostages in Pulka village in Gwoza Local Government area of Borno. NAN reports that the insurgents had on Tuesday, ambushed military escort at Amdaga area in Pulka and burnt one passenger vehicle as well as abducted some travelers. Brig.-Gen. Texas […]Continue reading…

2 Nigerian Soldiers Dismissed For Aiding Boko Haram Arrested For Hijacking Oil Laden Truck

By NG 2 Nigerian Soldiers Dismissed For Aiding Boko Haram Arrested For Hijacking Oil Laden Truck 2 dismissed Lance Corporals, a fake soldier and two others have been arrested by the police in Lagos for allegedly hijacking a vegetable oil laden truck at Epe. The suspects, Akintola Abiodun of the Nigerian Air Force (13NAF/89/8811), Moses […]Continue reading…

GOC 7 Div. task troops to maintain maximum alertness against Boko Haram

Maiduguri – Brig.-Gen. Bulama Biu, Acting General Officer Commanding 7 Division of the Army, has tasked troops to maintain maximum alertness against the enemies at all times in their various formations. President Buhari interacting with troops deployed to curb the activities of bandits and criminals in Zamfara and neighbouring states under Operations Sharan Daji and Diran Mikiya, at Katsina Airport shortly before departing for Abuja on 25th Aug 2018 Biu gave the charge in a statement released in Maiduguri by Brig.- Gen. Texas Chukwu, Army Director of Public Relations. The GOC spoke during his operational visit to a military unit in Gajigana local government area of Borno state on Saturday. He charged troops not to drop their guard and remain vigilant, focussed and resi...

17 Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Attack On New Military Base In Borno Garunda Village

     Tweet     17 Nigerian Soldiers Killed In Boko Haram Attack On New Military Base In Borno Garunda Village Not less than 17 Nigerian soldiers lost their lives when the dreaded Boko Haram Jihadi sect invaded a newly established military base in Garunda village, Borno state last night. According to the AFP, the troops came under heavy attack last night when the jihadists riding trucks invaded the base and looted weapons, and military vehicles. In the past months, the dreaded Jihadists have attacked two military base in the remote North East region. On the 14th of July, the ISIS affiliated faction of Boko Haram attacked a military base at Jilli village in Yobe state, killing and wounding dozens of troops. On the 26th of July, the islamists stormed another Military base on the outskirt of M...

Boko Haram kill 11 solders as troops down 16 insurgents

By Joseph Erunke, with agency reports Boko Haram fighters  have reportedly killed 11 soldiers and seized weapons in a raid on a military post in an attack in northeast Nigeria, residents and a military source said yesterday. File: Boko Haram member This came as military authorities said troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed in Forward Operational Base,FOB, along Mairari  in Monguno, Local Government Area of Borno State, Friday, killed 16 Boko Haram insurgents. Gunmen in five trucks and on motorcycles stormed the checkpoint in Bunari village near the garrison town of Monguno in Borno State late Friday, leading to a fierce battle. “They came around 6:30 pm (1930 GMT) and attacked the military checkpoint and soldiers responded with fire,” resident Amadu Sheriff told AF...

Boko-Haram: Troops repel attack on Borno town

The Nigerian Army and Police onThursday repelled an attack by Boko-Haram insurgents who attempted to invade Jakana town in Kaga Local Government Area of Borno. Boko Haram Terrorists Newsmen report that dozens of the insurgents armed with sophisticated weapons, stormed the town at about 5.30 pm. Jakana is about 40km from Maiduguri, the Borno capital. Brig-Gen Bulama Biu, GOC 7 Div, Maiduguri, who confirmed the incident to newsmen, said the attack was promptly repelled. “Yes, there was an attack and we are on top of the situational; I will get back to you for details,” he told newsmen in a telephone interview on Thursday. A policeman stationed in Jakana, who did not want his name mentioned, said the troops fought gallantly to repel the attackers. Malam AdamuKemdi, a resi...

Boko Haram Deadliest Terrorist, Sect’s IED Maker Ali Goni Confesses Days After Surrendering To Cameroonian Troops

     Tweet     Pictured above is Ali Goni, the most deadly Boko Haram terrorist ever. According to the military, the 15 year old teenager was kidnapped in Bama alongside his family when he was in Primary six (at age 10). He was taken to a camp in Sambisa Forest where he was trained various techniques that can cause maximum destruction to lives. Goni who is currently being de-radicalised at a military detention camp in Maiduguri recently disclosed that he assembled IEDs with fragmented materials and configure them for suicide missions. He said he introduced the use of padlock to IEDs, which can hardly be demobilized or detected by bomb detectors. His confession: ‘I was in demand’. I was kidnapped along with my mother in Bama’s Kawuri Street by Baba Kaka, a dreaded Boko Haram commander. They...

Confession Of Former Boko Haram Commander Who Surrendered To Cameroonian Soldiers After Escaping From Sambisa Forest

     Tweet     Confession Of Former Boko Haram Commander Who Surrendered To Cameroonian Soldiers After Escaping From Sambisa Forest Ex Boko Haram Commander, Rawana Goni has appealed to the military to allow him call the elusive leader, Abubakar Shekau, and about 137 others, to make them surrender. 32-year-old Goni, who is undergoing rehabilitation at a military detention camp in Maiduguri, Borno State, spoke in an interview with NAN. The former Boko Haram commander is an indigene of Bama in Borno State. He surrendered to the military in Cameroon after escaping from Sambisa Forest eight months ago. Goni claimed to have held several positions in 10 different cells in Sambisa Forest, the last position being the Chief Officer of Dispute Resolution. Many militants came to him to settle problems...