Tag: Chris Olukolade

Defence Headquarters Says No Chadian Air Strikes Conducted In Nigeria

The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said the claim that the Chadian military had conducted air strikes against six terrorist camps in Nigeria was not correct. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja by the Director of Defence Information, Maj.-Gen. Chris Olukolade. Olukolade said the fact was that the[Read More…]

20 Women & Children Rescued From Sambisa Forest As Troops Kill Terrorists

The Defence Headquarters on Saturday said scores of Boko Haram terrorists had died and 20 women and children had been rescued during a military operation in Sambisa Forest in Borno State, on Friday. This is contained in a statement by the Director of Defence Information, Maj.-Gen Chris Olukolade, on Saturday. ”Despite continuous[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Says Persons Rescued From Boko Haram To Undergo Psycho Social Therapy

by Musa Abdullahi The Nigerian military has confirmed the movement of 275 Women and Children from an Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Yola for proper medical attention and psycho Social Therapy. The Director Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade said thursday.. Olukolade said that the essence of e evacuation was[Read More…]

Nigerian Military Recover Video Recordings From Boko Haram Terrorists

Press Releases As terrorists continue to scamper following relentless pursuit by Nigerian troops, they have often left sensitive materials including arms, ammunitions, ICT gadgets and video recordings behind. PRNigeria gathered that many of the video materials captured by the troops are currently being analysed by military experts. Some of the[Read More…]

Breaking: Are The Abducted Chibok Schoolgirls Found? Nigerian Troops Storm Sambisa, Rescue 300 Females (DETAILS)

by Musa Abdullahi In a daring and precise operation the Nigerian troops have stormed the Sambisa Forest and rescued about 300 women and girls, but theirIdentities yet to be confirmed. It was gathered that at least three major terrorists camps have been destroyed in the well-cordinated attacks that include the destruction of[Read More…]

Is Shekau Finally Dead? Nigerian Troops Kill Top Boko Haram Commander — Defence Headquarters

by Musa Abdullahi A notorious top terrorists commander, Abu Mojahid was among the terrorists that died in their encounter with troops in the outskirt of Alagarno, Tuesday morning. “The terrorists had staged a daring attack on troops who were on patrol of the area.” Major General, Chris Olukolade, Director Defence Information[Read More…]

Scores Of Dead Bodies Found In Bama Wells

by Musa Abdullahi The capture of Bama has led to the discovery of horrendous atrocities perpetrated by terrorists while their hold on the town lasted, and as they fled. A large number of dead bodies were discovered in wells apparently of some of their hostages or those who resisted them”, a[Read More…]

Troops Dislodge Terrorists From More Communities In Yobe & Borno

by Musa Abdullahi Air Force pounding of identified terrorists hideouts is continuing in some locations in Yobe and Borno States as part of ongoing campaign against terror. Major General, Chris Olukolade in a statement said Several sorties are being flown either in conjunction with ongoing ground assault by troops or[Read More…]

Nigerians In Abuja March To Show Support For Troops Fighting Boko Haram

by Musa Abdullahi Nigerians in their large numbers marched in solidarity to honour the army and regional forces fighting Boko Haram in the northeast, while the support was ongoing thousands of Cameroonians in Yaounde also stood up, rising in support for their troops on Saturday. Channels TV reports that the march[Read More…]

Amnesty International’s Allegations Misleading Says Nigerian Military

Press Releases Being an area of operation where terrorists are known to be ever looking for the slightest opportunity to attack and perpetrate heinous atrocities, Nigerian troops are conversant with the need to maintain the highest form of alertness always. Every available information is factored into the intelligence that drives[Read More…]