Tag: IEDs

DSS Arrests Top Boko Haram Commander, 20 Others In Kano

KANO – A sting operation by DSS in Kano Sunday led to the arrest of top Boko Haram commander, and 20 others suspects. The Director, Kano local office of DSS, Alhassan Muhammad told reporters in Kano that the 48 hours operation neutralized what would have been a bloody Eid Fitr[Read More…]

Bomb Making Factory Discovered In Yobe State

By Chris Nomjov A bomb making factory has been unravelled in Yobe State, by Nigerian troops fighting against the Boko Haram Terrorists in North Eastern region of the country. Some Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) used by terrorists were found in the factory. Defence spokesman, Major General Chris Olukolade, said in[Read More…]

Troops Clear Terrorists Bases In Balmo Forest, Capture Foreign Mercenaries [Pictured]

Press Releases Troops have cleared and taken over Balmo forest in a military operation that lasted throughout the weekend.  Prior to the operation, Balmo forest stretching from Bauchi through Jigawa States with links to the fringes of Sambisa forest was used by terrorists as bases and hideouts for launching attacks.[Read More…]

50 Terrorists, 12 Soldiers, Policemen Killed In Borno

At least 12 soldiers,  4 policemen and four civilians were feared killed with the destruction of Divisional Police Headquarters, market, shops, houses and vehicles when about 200 heavy armed gunmen in  Toyota Hilux vehicles attacked Damboa Local Government Area of Borno State. A statement issued by General Chris Olukolade, more[Read More…]

FG Installs Equipment To Detect Improvised Explosive Devices At Airports

The Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah Saturday night in Abuja, at a reception held in honour of  the incoming International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)  President elect, Dr. Bernard Aliu said government has completed the  installation of  the  Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) detectors at Federal airports nationwide. Ms Oduah who has[Read More…]